Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1 . Not a preferred profile for me. First appearing in August 1912 as “Redbreast” J.J. Liqueur Whiskey 12 Years Old, it was sold as a brand of W & A Gilbey. gesundheitsgefährdend. also have a big impact. Redbreast 12 Year Old Single Pot Still Irish Whiskey. Is the taste similar? I love Redbreast, but one Irish Whiskey that I might like more is the Irishman Founders Reserve it’s a blend of 70 percent single malt and 30 percent single pot still the result is heaven in a glass! Besonderheit: Redbreast war der Handelsname für bei Jameson's destilliertem pure Irish pot still whiskey, abgefüllt vom Weinhändler Gilbeys. ABV: 40%. The year the chairman of W&A Gilbey spotted the Robin Redbreast through the trees and decided on the name, there and then. This is one of my favorite whiskeys – I’ll always have a bottle of this around. Diese Cookies & Technologien sind für die Kernfunktionen unseres Webauftritts und der Online-Shops notwendig. The two differ in ways that are illustrative of some key concepts in Irish Whiskey. Jameson is owned by a French liquor conglomerate known as Pernod-Ricard, whereas Bushmills is owned by an English firm called Diageo. I’m about 3/4 of the way through the bottle, and up until now, I found the nose and palate to be too harsh that I couldn’t appreciate the underlying deliciousness. The dominant note I got was that of fresh apple peels, both on the nose and palate. I think Mitchel’s & Sons (the distributors) are cashing out on a very well known brand name, by distributing whiskey that is way too young. […]. Just a note — copper stills vs. stainless steel stills don’t make a difference in how light the flavor is. Don’t bother with the water – you’ll only mess with the mouthfeel. Redbreast Single Pot Still Irish Whiskey, available in 12 and 15 Year expressions, is their premier offering. The classic 1970s version of Redbreast which was distilled at the old Bow Street Jameson Distillery. Redbreast Irish Whiskey is today launching a limited-edition copper whiskey casing that neatly transforms into a beautiful bird feeder. I highly recommend you try it!! Please log in again. Mit der Renaissance des irischen … Redbreast 12 – Distiller: Midleton. Compared Black Barrel side by side with RedBreast 12. That’d all be in the shape and design of the still. Water dulls the nose… Don’t do it! It’s a must-have because this level of quality just isn’t available at this price in competing single malts. I bought a bottle of Redbreat 12 for 44$ CAD at the SAQ back in 2012. Customers also viewed these products. I'd much rather drink both Redbreast 12 Cask Strength and standard Redbreast 12 than Redbreast 15. Die Whiskey-Sorte war dann aber so beliebt, dass sie bis zum Aufkommen von Blends im 19. und 20. Home to several other single pot still Irish whiskeys, Midleton Distillery also produces Jameson and Tullamore Dew. Price: $60-70. Water is necessary to tame it. Lots of spicy dried coconut and white pepper. Background. The copper tends to aide in removing impurities from the distillate, thus producing a “cleaner” product. Quite distinctive, and surprisingly rich in flavour for a 12yo as well. This “greasy” style of body is present in spades in Redbreast, but is difficult to discern (for me) in the blends containing only 40% pot still whiskey, such as Jameson and Powers. Redbreast is a brand of single pot still Irish Whiskey produced by Irish Distillers.It was originally produced by Gilbey's, a Dublin spirits merchant using distillate sourced from Jameson's Bow Street Distillery. Matured in a combination of bourbon and sherry casks, the distinctive Redbreast sherry style is a joy to behold in each and every bottle. Price Point: $45 – $55 for 750 ML. Want to stay up to date with Being the impatient type, I couldn’t wait, and asked my parents to bring back a bottle of Yellow Spot, the older and fortified-wine-finished sibling of Green Spot, from their trip to Ireland. Jameson 1780 12 Year Old. Distiller: Midleton Distillery . I’ll be toasting the emerald isles with Redbreast – that gem of traditional Irish single pot still whiskey. Redbreast 12, Jameson Black Barrel, or Dalwhinnie 15? But Redbreast 12 yr has an underlying bitterness which, to me, feels "off" in a whiskey. Others in this category are Jameson 18 and Glenmorangie 18. No age statement (about 10 years old). Redbreast 12 is a must-try for that unique toothy quality. I have had the 15 year Red Breast, and the bite seems a little too strong for my palate. Lesen Sie weiter. They are ok. Tullamore Dew has lemon notes with wood undertones, whereas Jameson has a light flavor of malted barley with subtle oak. Redbreast is pretty good, but not as good as your review suggests. Redbreast is distilled at the Midleton Distillery using copper pot stills and aged in Oloroso sherry casks. Thanks for the tip! Redbreast is distilled at the Midleton Distillery using copper pot stills and aged in Oloroso sherry casks. Jameson Redbreast 12yo Whiskey 70cl 70cl x 3. Redbreast is a very special whiskey within the Irish Distillers fortified as it's the only 12 year old Pure Pot Still available. Others in this category are Jameson 18 and Glenmorangie 18. Redbreast is square in middle of the great Irish whiskey revival. After logging in you can close it and return to this page. Jameson is good, but not really in the same league in my opinion; the closest they get for similar price is the Black Barrel, but I still don't think it quite measures up to Redbreast 12. Redbreast is a very special whiskey within the Irish Distillers fortified as it's the only 12 year old Pure Pot Still available. Compared to either of those whiskeys, Redbreast 12 year is smoother but also more complex. Enjoy it as-is.”. NOSE Mmmm, I tell ya, that Single Pot Still character stirs something in me every time I smell it. Enjoy it as-is. 4.7 out of 5 stars 60. If the two were the same then why do all great distillerys use copper? Redbreast is the 100% pure (single) pot still whiskey made by Irish Distillers Ltd. (IDL) at the “New” Midleton distillery. Hallo, nachdem ich in der letzten Zeit hauptsächlich Scotch Single Malt getrunken habe, möchte ich nun einen irischen Whiskey testen. Jameson Redbreast 12 Year Old Irish Whiskey. STEVE G BOSTON,MASS. Price: $50-55. Anyways, none of this means that Redbreast Lustau can’t be a tasty, tasty thing. Jameson contains 104 calories per serving, whereas Bushmills showcases 98 calories per service. Redbreast 12 bottled at cask strength shares the same recipe of the already excellent Redbreast 12 Year Old, without the addition of water. Best to wash this away with more Redbreast! I prefer the 12 CS to the 15, but you may well prefer the 15 to the 12CS. I beg to differ with Wild Rover. Jameson Black Barrel. It’s now 75.50$! Reply. Jameson 1780 12 Year Old 1980s. I'm leaning towards Writers Tears as it seems to get some good reviews online. Of course, shape and design (size of the still, lyne arm length and slope, etc.) (Bottle): Beltramo's in Menlo Park, CA. Redbreast 12 years Review. But I'll likely never buy a bottle of any of these three. The Jameson's 12 yr old goes for around ~$53 for a 1 liter (100cls) bottle . Thanks for sharing yours. It was first launched in 1939 as the brand name given to the pot still whiskey supplied by Jameson to whiskey bonders before bottling at the distillery became the norm in 1968. Redbreast 12 Year Old. Redbreast 15 is a lot of tired old dilapidated oak, like Jameson 18 and Glenmorangie 18. Personally, I would probably consider this more of a “must try” than a “must have”, as the thicker mouthfeel may not be everyone’s preference. I’m loving the bacon grease, brown sugar, and marshmallow flavors that eluded me previously. Jameson Irish Whiskey. I just tried this tonight and it made a world of difference. Well, not anymore. my tasting notes resulted in a 86/100 score…very respectable stuff, but no panacea. It’s aromatic, intensely flavorful, has a rich full body and usually clocks in under $50. 0,7l 45,99 € Redbreast 12 Jahre Single Pot Still Irish Whiskey - Sherry Cask Matured Single Pot Still Whiskey - 1 x 0,7 L 47,90 € Redbreast 12 Jahre 48,99 € Redbreast 12 years Irish Whiskey 40% 0,7l 49,49 € The main differences between Tullamore Dew vs Jameson are: Tullamore Dew is produced in different distilleries, whereas Jameson is produced in a single distillery. This is one case where the oily nature of grain whisky really comes through (in spades!). Previous page. Don’t hide the scent or taste (dilute). It should be served straight up. The Noob’s Top 10 Cocktails, The Balvenie (15 year) Single Barrel Cask #201, ScotchNoob Recommends: The Glencairn Glass, ScotchNoob Recommends: The World Atlas of Whisky, ScotchNoob Recommends: Whisky Advocate Magazine, Book Review: The World Atlas of Whisky by Dave Broom, Mortlach (15 year) – Game of Thrones “Six Kingdoms”. So, dear emptor, what’ve we got? Compared Black Barrel side by side with RedBreast 12. Redbreast Lustau – Distiller: Midleton. Home to several other single pot still Irish whiskeys, Midleton Distillery also produces Jameson and Tullamore Dew. Genießen Sie in Maßen. For many, Redbreast is the best of the best when it comes to Irish whiskey. For the money, even though it is blended, the Black Barrel is very comparable. I happen to think that Redbreast 12’s flavor profile is unique in the price-range, and is therefore a must-try. Red Brest 12 is in the same price range but a much more complex, matured well around whiskey. Für einige Zeit war die Midleton-Distillery (Redbreast und Green Spot) die einzige Destillerie, die diesen besonderen Whisky-Stil noch herstellte. My taste? Yes, I know there are all these other great Irish whiskeys out there such as Red Breast etc... but they are not available by me. Right out of the bottle, the young grain component (unmalted barley) is a little too sharp – a few minutes undisturbed in the glass will mellow this. It used to be my recommendation as a introduction whiskey. It's simply smooth, full bodied in the mouth and tastes fantastic. Jameson 15 Year Old Special Reserve Pure Pot Still. A smattering of other whiskeys are made here as well, including (by contract) Green Spot and Tullamore Dew. If I was given a free lifetime supply of Irish whiskey, I'd choose Jameson or Powers Gold Label over Redbreast 12 yr. The label’s most recent expression is Midleton Very Rare 2018, a premium blend that’s as distinguished as it sounds. Yay! In fact, as my brother-in-law likes to put it – Jameson is basically watered-down Redbreast (that is, ‘diluted’ with grain whiskey). Midleton ist einer der größten Hersteller von irischem Whiskey und produziert unter anderem auch Jameson, Tullamore Dew und Paddys. Beim vatting wurden zwei sherry casks auf einen bourbon cask verwendet. Tullamore Dew is aged in ex-bourbon and ex-sherry cask type, whereas Jameson is aged in oak barrels. One of the most decorated Irish whiskeys, Redbreast is the largest selling Single Pot Still Irish whiskey in the world and is regarded as the definitive expression of traditional Pot Still whiskey. Kundendaten-Schutz. When it did, it was with Redbreast 12 Year Old that they made the initial shove. Where to begin? 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