Friday, October 06, 2017


The Walsh Whiskey Distillery, has today announced the launch of a new limited-edition, vintage bottling from its ‘The Irishman’ whiskey brand.

The Irishman Cask Strength – 2017 Vintage (54% ABV) 2017 is a vatting of single pot still and single malt Irish whiskeys, which have been matured in first-fill bourbon casks.

The Irishman Cask Strength - 2017 Vintage

This latest release from the County Carlow based distillery, was launched at this years Tax Free World Association (TFWA) conference in Cannes, and marks the brands stepping up of its Travel Retail activity and footprint.

Commenting on the launch, , Shane Fitzharris , Walsh Whiskey Distillery’s, Senior Global Sales Manager, said: “This rare and exclusive release introduces complex notes of woody spices combining with summer fruits. Subtle hints of toasted almonds and bourbon oak are followed by elegant tones of dried fruit and raisins delivering an intense finish bursting with depth and flavour. I hope the lucky few who acquire this release enjoy every moment.”

Limited to 3,510 bottles, The Irishman Cask Strength – 2017 Vintage, will be available later this month in select global markets and Travel Retail, for a RRP of €125.00.

Posted by Steve Rush