Bushmills Prohibition Recipe
Bushmills Prohibition Recipe Irish Whiskey at Third Base Market & Spirits
Bushmills, one of the most esteemed distilleries in the world with its origins dating back to 1608, presents the Bushmills Prohibition Recipe Irish Whiskey, an iconic spirit deeply embedded in the historical tapestry of Irish distillation. Third Base Market & Spirits is delighted to offer this unique, non-age statement expression that pays homage to the recipes used during the Prohibition era.
- Name: Bushmills Prohibition Recipe Irish Whiskey
- Type: Triple Distilled Irish Whiskey
- Age: Non-Age Statement
- Region: County Antrim, Northern Ireland
- Alcohol by Volume (ABV): 46%
Tasting Notes and Technical Description:
Upon observation, the whiskey unveils a golden, hay-like hue with medium legs that gently glide down the glass. This color serves as an indicator of its complex yet inviting character.
A welcoming symphony of aromas reveals itself as you approach the glass. Primary notes of ripe apple and pear are enriched by subtler undertones of vanilla, freshly baked bread, and soft spices like ginger and clove.
The triple distillation process lends itself to an exceptional smoothness on the palate, making it approachable even for those unfamiliar with Irish whiskey. Flavors of toasted oak meld with caramel sweetness, counterbalanced by elements of dark chocolate and a hint of dried fruit. A citrus zest brings an unexpected yet delightful complexity to the mid-palate experience.
The finish is exceptionally clean, with lingering notes of barley, almond, and a touch of peppermint. This leaves a refreshing coolness that invites another sip, rounding off an experience that is both satisfying and complex.
The texture exhibits a creamy, almost butter-like mouthfeel that is typical of well-crafted Irish whiskeys. This provides a remarkable drinkability without compromising depth or complexity.
Third Base Market & Spirits Perspective:
Bushmills Prohibition Recipe Irish Whiskey stands as a tribute to resilience and heritage. The use of a special Prohibition-era recipe shows the distillery's meticulous attention to historical detail while delivering a modern whiskey of unparalleled quality. With its higher ABV of 46%, it maintains its core flavor profile exceptionally well when used in cocktails but is smooth enough to be enjoyed neat or on the rocks.
This whiskey is widely sought after by enthusiasts and novices alike. While its production levels are higher than some limited releases, its unique recipe and historical significance make it a valuable addition to any collection.
Whether you're a seasoned whiskey aficionado or a newcomer eager to explore, Bushmills Prohibition Recipe Irish Whiskey offers a balanced, nuanced experience that serves as a potent reminder of Irish distilling mastery. We invite you to experience this eloquent spirit at Third Base Market & Spirits, where quality and heritage converge.