Powers Three Swallow Release Single Pot Still Irish Whiskey has outstanding intensity and depth. Using the trademark Powers Pot Still distillate, this whiskey has been matured primarily in American bourbon barrels with the subtle inclusion of whiskey matured in Oloroso sherry casks. Powers Three Swallow is the 21st century embodiment of the traditional Powers Single Pot Still whiskey style.
Three Swallow features all the singular characteristics of traditional Irish Pot Still whiskey - robust, spicy and powerful. It is matured primarily in American bourbon barrels where these characteristics are amplified and complemented with strong wood character. Marrying with a small sherry barrel aged component gives Powers Three Swallow balance and finesse. Powers Three Swallow is the 21st century embodiment of the traditional pure Pot Still whiskey style which made Powers famous around the world. Single Pot Still Irish Whiskey is unique to Ireland. It is regarded as the quintessential style of Irish whiskey, safeguarded and nurtured under the watchful eye of the Middleton Distillery for almost two hundred years.
Single Pot Still Irish Whiskey is made from a mash of malted and unmalted barley and then triple distilled in traditional copper pot stills. Pot Still Irish whiskeys are characterized by full, complex flavours and a wonderful, creamy mouthfeel. Powers Three Swallow Release
Nose: Pot Still spice combines with crisp barley character. Delicate herbs give way to green banana and grapefruit while a nutty note of marzipan reflects the wood contribution of specially selected casks.
Taste: In true Pot Still style, an initial taste delivers smooth mouth-coating barley followed by an eruption of green apple and citrus notes. Herbs and spicy flavours are complemented by a touch of cedar wood for extra complexity.
Finish: Spicy sweetness gives way to Pot Still barley character balanced with a hint of sherry and leading to a crisp cereal finish with toasted oak notes. Enjoy the complex and powerful flavours of powers single pot still whiskey characterized by its robust and spicy finish.