Connemara Bog Oak
Added on Sunday, Jul 29, 2012 at 08:53 PM
  Bottler: OB
  Age: N/A Type: Irish
  Vintage: N/A Subtype: Single Malt
  ABV: 57.50 % Region:
  Price: $350 Availability: Overseas Specialty
Used heavily peated connemara used in the Turf Mor and added maltd up to 15 years old and placed it into 3 ex bourbon casks that were fitted with new bog oak ends and stored from10-12 months before bottling.  Limited to 1000 bottles.
Member Ratings and Notes
You can really smell the "bog" here in the form of old damp moldy wood.  Very musty, moldy with a lemon zest.  Creamy on the palate with vanilla and toffee sweetness contrasted with smokey earthy notes.  Finish is a bit salty with rubber (chewing on rubberbands).
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