Connemara

Connemara is one of the few peated Irish single malts. The taste reminds of the Scottish Islay malts but has its own, very fruity character.

Connemara is one of the few peated Irish single malts. The taste reminds of the Scottish Islay malts but has its own, very fruity character.

Details about this bottle Edit
8951
Cooley
Ireland
Single Malt Whisky
40%
0.7 l
Original bottling
Chill filtration - With Artifical colouring - With
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Average tasting notes Tasting Notes
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Nosing
Peat Smoke:
Sweet:
Herbs:
Fruit:
Heather:
Spices:
Honey:
Apple:
Oak:
Vanilla:
Malt:
Bonfire Smoke:
Floral:
Lemon:
Pear:
Zitrus:
Alcohol:
Caramel:
Dried Fruit:
Grass:
Green Apple:
Ham:
Peach:
Pineapple:
Sherry:
Tropical Fruit:
Wheat:
Tasting
Peat Smoke:
Sweet:
Fruit:
Spices:
Malt:
Nuts:
Honey:
Oil:
Pepper:
Oak:
Heather:
Vanilla:
Herbs:
Zitrus:
Apple:
Bonfire Smoke:
Orange:
Dried Fruit:
Lemon:
Plum:
Sherry:
Maritime Notes:
Alcohol:
Floral:
Grass:
Iodine:
Leather:
Pear:
Salt:
Seaweed:
Tropical Fruit:
Wheat:
Herb:
Finish
Peat Smoke:
Malt:
Nuts:
Oil:
Spices:
Sweet:
Fruit:
Herb:
Alcohol:
Bonfire Smoke:
Heather:
Honey:
Oak:
Vanilla:
Herbs:
Apple:
Barley:
Coffee:
Dark Chocolate:
Grass:
Salt:
Seaweed:
Tobacco:
Wheat:
Maritime Notes:

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Tasting Notes 5

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Tasting notes of SlàinteMhath:

09. May 2018
Irish whiskey and peat - do these two go together? Connemara's peatiness has its own style, which is distinctly different from Islay's peat bombs: it is more herbal, restrained and well-integrated. Light and floral on the nose, there is a mix of heather honey, citrus and whiffs of smoke. On the palate, the clean and peppery arrival is followed by an aromatic kick of lemon zest, bitter tea and hints of salt. The peat smoke returns in the aftertaste, lingering on the tongue. Although a bit uneventful and simple, this malt offers a nice variation from the 'Irish theme'.
RATING: 3.0/5.0 ≙ 80 pts

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