Teeling Whiskey Co. is returning to the properly once more.
The Irish distillery has introduced that it’ll broaden its Classic Reserve Assortment with a brand new 30-year-old single malt. The limited-edition launch is the third expression from a critically acclaimed batch of whiskey that was initially crafted by the Cooley Distillery.
Teeling first acquired that whiskey, which dates again to 1991, 12 years in the past, based on Forbes. It has already given rise to 2 well-regarded single malts—a 24-year-old and 28-year-old, each of that are a part of the identical line of limited-edition releases. The 24-year-old took dwelling the prize for World’s Finest Single Malt on the World Whiskies Awards in 2019, whereas the 28-year-old gained World’s Finest Irish Single Malt on the similar present in 2021.
The newest expression was aged in bourbon casks for 21 years, earlier than being transferred to Sauternes wine casks for an extra 9 years of ageing. The distillery says this “twin maturation” has given the ensuing whiskey a nostril and style that rigorously balances orchard fruits, like peaches and apricots, with nuts, chocolate and a touch of smoke. Though easy, it’s stated to linger on the tongue, with a contact of spice and salt.
“Our newest Teeling 30-Yr-Previous Single Malt is an ideal illustration of all the pieces good about Irish whiskey—from its strong nostril to its absolutely rounded and balanced array of flavors,” founder and president Jack Teeley informed Forbes. “We’re very happy with this whiskey, and we hope it might proceed to assist forge our repute as a really world class whiskey.”
Teeling’s newest single malt whiskey will probably be obtainable in Eire, together with at its Dublin distillery, earlier than the top of the yr, and can value $1,100 per 700 ml bottle. In the event you can’t make it to throughout the Atlantic earlier than then, don’t fear: It is going to be obtainable stateside beginning in January, with a listing worth of $2,199.99.
It additionally gained’t be the final expression from the Cooley whiskey, both. The model already has plans for older releases sooner or later.