Poitín has a special place in Irish folklore, produced for centuries in defiance of a legal ban from 1661 to 1997, Ballykeefe Poitín recaptures that rebellious legacy, by winning a Master Class award, at the Global Spirit Masters 2018. An Award, normally reserved for the rarest and finest aged spirits, putting Ballykeefe Poitín in a class of its own. Handcrafted in 7 stages over 7 days, it is triple distilled in Italian copper pot stills.
Tasting Notes Nose: Slightly fruity with hints of Rhine Valley wines.
Palate: Warming and viscous with a malted biscuit flavour, hints of red peppers and new oak.
Finish: Long with an oakey sherry finish and a rich buttery feel
Perfect Serve Tumbler glass filled with ice, add 35.5ml of Ballykeefe Poitín and top with premium ginger ale. Garnish with a thin slice of orange or orange peel.