You'd think this would have it taste familiar, but where Redbreast 12 is wonderfully complex and smooth to drink, the Cask Strength … Awarded 'best overall Irish whiskey' in Jim Murray's Whiskey Bible 2019. Redbreast 15 YO or 12 YO Cask Strength – a discussion topic by @sengjc on Whisky Connosr. The hugely popular Redbreast 12 Year Old Cask Strength, in its natural, full flavored form. Nose: (according to the wife) It's light, fruity, and sweet! The second batch of Redbreast 12 Year Old Cask Strength released in 2019, this single pot still whiskey has been matured in a combination of ex-sherry and ex-bourbon casks. An easy-drinking cask-strength whiskey, the nose has an equal balance between fruit and spice, as red apple and bright cherry meet Chinese five spice, savory undertones, and salted nuts. Redbreast 12 Years Cask Strength (59.9%, OB, 2013) Nose : This reminds me as much of bourbon as it does of pot still Irish whiskey. Redbreast 12 Year Old Cask Strength Single Pot Still Irish Whiskey (750ml) SKU #1086679 92 points Whisky Advocate . It’s probably the spices and pronounced triple sec notes, accompanied by a big whack of vanilla. As can be seen in the images there is some sellotape on the top of the box. The first batch is a vatting of 68 casks, a mix of bourbon and oloroso cask, so there is plenty to go around. The 12 year old Cask Strength, no doubt about it! Here we have the first Cask Strength release in the Redbreast 12-Year-Old Pot Still. Redbreast 12 Year Single Pot Still “Cask Strength” Irish Whiskey is, as the name says, the cask strength bottling of the Redbreast 12 Year expression — 119 Proof in this case. ABV: 57.2% Cask Strength Color: 1.4, Tawny. Discussion topic 'Redbreast 15 YO or 12 YO Cask Strength' on Whisky Connosr. Redbreast 12 YO Cask Strength is a proud member of this product range winning a slew of awards itself, including the coveted "Irish Whiskey of the Year." Debuted at Whisky Live Paris in 2011, Redbreast 12 Year Old Cask strength has since been a very successful annual release. There's some fresh green apple along with lemon sherbet and a pear sorbet. Redbreast 12 bottled at cask strength shares the same recipe of the already excellent Redbreast 12 Year Old, without the addition of water. It is bottled at a massive 57,7% ABV. Fantastic stuff! Batch 1 - … sengjc replied Christmas Countdown 2020 #2: Redbreast 12 Year Cask Strength Distillery: Midelton Distillery Region: Cork, Ireland. Age: 12 Year. The nose holds aromas of marzipan, freshly-baked bread, vanilla, apricot and citrus, alongside hints of soft dried fruits. Palate: Much like the nose teases, this… The cask strength edition intensifies and enhances the flavors, aromas and tastes of the regular 12 year old. 7 years ago 1 Who liked this? 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