Writers Tears, Marsala Cash Finish Irish Whiskey

700 ml, 45% abv, Ireland

Walsh Whiskey has released a very limited edition of it’s celebrated Writers’ Tears – Copper Pot whiskey. This rare, super-premium blend of Single Pot Still and Single Malt whiskeys was finished in 5 Marsala wine ‘hogshead’ casks from the Florio winery in Sicily. The sweet Marsala effect has been balanced out with a 5% stronger alcohol content of 45% abv. Just 2,430 bottles of Writers’ Tears Marsala Cask Finish were yielded after 12 months finishing in the hogshead casks.

 

Description

Nose : Rich aroma of golden syrup and orchard fruits

Taste : Lingering notes of caramelised apple, nutty spices and wildflower honey

Finish : A sea-kissed finish straight from the Sicilian shores