Celebrate World Whiskey Day 2023 with the World’s Best Irish Whiskeys!
World Whiskey Day is a time to celebrate with a glass of your favourite whiskey. And what better whiskey to toast with than the multi-award winning, Teeling Whiskey?! Having previously been crowned the World’s Best Single Malt, Single Grain and Single Pot Still, followed by the World’s Best Irish Single Malt at the Whiskey Awards 2023, we’ve got plenty available to make sure your World Whiskey Day gets off to the right start!Since the opening of our Distillery, it was hugely important to us at Teeling Whiskey to showcase a new and innovative approach to all categories of Irish whiskey. This was part of our overall mission to challenge consumers perceptions on what Irish whiskey can be. Whether that’s using atypical maturation and distilling technqiues, or unique mash builds all come back to our liquid led approach.Wonders of Wood 2 –
Our first whiskey of choice is the Wonders of Wood 2 Portuguese Oak. This follows on from the highly successful Teeling Wonders of Wood Chinkapin Oak cask, which picked up the award for the World’s Best Single Pot Still at the World Whiskey Awards in 2022. The Wonders of Wood 2 is a Single Pot Stil Whiskey. It is crafted from a recipe of 50% malted barley and 50% un-malted barley. It has has been triple distilled in the Teeling Whiskey Distillery in Dublin and then matured in virgin Portuguese oak barrels.
Blackpitts Cask Strength –
Next up we have the highly anticipated Teeling Blackpitts Cask Strength Peated Single Malt. Named after the iconic Poolbeg chimneys, as a reminder of its modern and ancient industrial roots, the new “Big Smoke” is born with a special Cask Strength bottling of our Award-Winning Teeling Blackpitts Peated Single Malt. It is double distilled from heavily peated malted barley, and exclusively matured in ex-bourbon barrels. Bottled at 56.5% ABV for a full distinctive smokey taste.15-Year Old Single Grain –
Looking to further expand your whiskey knowledge on Irish Single Grain? Why not toast some of our new Teeling 15-Year-Old Single Grain! This whiskey is crafted from a recipe of 95% corn and 5% malted barley. The 15-Year-Old Irish Single Grain is initially matured in ex-Bourbon barrels, followed by a secondary maturation in ex-Bordeaux Sauvignon Blanc casks. It is bottled at 50% ABV, with no chill filtration to capture all its natural character and full intensity of flavour.Rising Reserve 1 –
Go big or go home, isn’t that what they say? Lastly we have our Rising Reserve 21 Year Old Single Malt. This is part of our newest limited edition premium 21 Year Old Single Malt series. The first edition of the the Rising Reserve series consists of 21 Year Old Single Malt that was initially aged in ex-Bourbon casks for over 16 years before being finished in high quality ex-Carcavelos White Port casks for over 5 years. It has been bottled at 46% ABV with no chill filtration.
Raise a glass of the World’s Best Whiskeys for World Whiskey Day and follow our story on these new releases with tasting notes and more included in the video below from Teeling Whiskey founders Jack & Stephen Teeling along with Teeling Master Distiller & Master Blender Alex Chasko.
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