Monthly Archives: September 2013

The Spirits of Kingston Whisky Festival 2014

Coming into its second year, the Spirits of Kingston Whisky Festival promises once again to deliver with style.  A number of PWS Fort Henry brothers attended last year’s event, and thoroughly enjoyed a fantastic evening.  Sylvain Bouffard has a great … Continue reading

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Connemara Peated Cask Strength – 17 September 2013

Produced at: Cooley Distillery.

Description: Unique to the world of Irish whiskeys, Connemara Cask Strength is the only Irish whiskey to be produced from its natural strength. Natural, undiluted and not chill-filtered or coloured in any way, the level of alcohol differs between bottlings, and so labels are printed specially for each batch. Connemara is a blend of aged whiskies, a 4 year, a 6 year and an 8 year. Company representatives tell me that the 4 year old gives the whiskey a level of vibrancy, while the 8 year old adds depth to the whiskey while the 6 year old is needed to marry them together.
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