MIDLETON Midleton Very Rare Dair Ghaelach Kilranleagh Wood Tree No.3 70Cl 57.1%


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Indulge in the remarkable Midleton Very Rare Dair Ghaelach Kilranealgh Wood Tree No.3, a masterful expression of Single Pot Still Irish whiskey. Crafted with meticulous care at Midleton Distillery, nestled in the heart of County Cork, this limited edition whiskey represents the pinnacle of Irish distilling. Featuring a robust 57.1% ABV, it showcases the authentic strength and character of traditional Irish craftsmanship. Get your Whiskey delivered to your door with TheCru.ie.

The whiskey gleams with a vibrant amber colour, suggesting a richness that is further explored in its aroma. It exudes enticing notes of vanilla and rich, toasted Irish oak, complemented by a hint of spice and orchard fruits. The flavour profile is a complex blend of creamy toffee, chocolate undertones, and a medley of spices that dance on the palate, culminating in a lingering, warmly spiced finish.

Order your whiskey online for delivery or collection in our Dublin whiskey shop, Carry Out Tyrrelstown in Dublin 15.

Whiskey Specifications:

  • Whiskey Type: Single Pot Still Irish Whiskey
  • Whiskey Age: Not specified
  • Cask Finish: Irish Oak from Kilranealgh Wood
  • ABV: 57.1%
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Midleton Very Rare Dair Ghaelach Kilranealgh Wood Tree No.3 is an exceptional showcase of heritage and innovation combined. Midleton Distillery, a giant in the Irish whiskey industry, has been distilling since the 1820s in County Cork. This particular edition is notable for its exclusive use of Irish oak from Kilranealgh Wood, which imparts a unique flavour profile that can only be achieved through such distinct local sourcing. Each tree felled for these casks is sustainably managed, ensuring a legacy of quality and environmental stewardship that echoes through each bottle.

The Midleton Very Rare Dair Ghaelach Kilranelagh Wood series represents a sublime fusion of traditional Irish whiskey craftsmanship with the unique character of Irish oak. This series, a proud part of the esteemed Midleton Very Rare collection, highlights Midleton’s commitment to innovation and sustainability. Sourced from the ancient Kilranelagh Estate in County Wicklow, the oak used for the whiskey casks is carefully selected by Midleton’s Master Distiller, Kevin O’Gorman, along with their forestry specialist, ensuring each tree is sustainably felled to encourage new growth. This meticulous wood selection process not only honours the lifecycle of the oak but enhances the whiskey with distinct flavours, imbuing it with notes of local flora and a rich tapestry of spices that are inherently Irish. Each release from the Dair Ghaelach Kilranelagh Wood series invites connoisseurs to experience a taste of Irish heritage, refined by modern distilling mastery and rooted in environmental stewardship.

Located in the heart of County Cork, the Midleton Distillery stands as a towering figure in the world of Irish whiskey. Founded in 1825, this historic distillery is the powerhouse behind some of the most iconic Irish whiskey brands, combining centuries-old traditions with innovative distilling techniques. Midleton Cork Ireland is not just a location; it’s a symbol of Irish heritage and quality, resonating with whiskey lovers around the globe.

The Midleton Distillery is renowned for its large scale of operation and state-of-the-art facilities, which play a crucial role in its ability to produce a wide range of expressions. The distillery uses a combination of old copper pot stills and modern distillation techniques, which allows it to craft diverse and complex whiskeys. This versatility is evident in the Midleton Very Rare series, where each annual release captures a unique snapshot of the distillery's extensive capabilities.

Over the years, the distillery has preserved the traditional methods of whiskey production while embracing new technologies. This blend of old and new is pivotal in maintaining the high standards set for Irish whiskeys. As one of the top Irish whiskey brands, Midleton’s offerings are a testament to the dedication and expertise of its distillers.

Visitors to Midleton Cork Ireland can explore the rich history of the distillery through guided tours that offer insights into the meticulous process of whiskey making. From seeing the giant pot stills to tasting mature whiskey straight from the cask, the experience at Midleton is both educational and memorable. The distillery serves as a pilgrimage site for whiskey enthusiasts, drawing visitors from across Whiskey Ireland and beyond who come to discover the secrets behind some of the world's finest spirits.

The Midleton Distillery also plays a pivotal role in sustaining the local economy and preserving the cultural heritage of Midleton Cork Ireland. It’s an integral part of the community, providing employment and supporting local businesses.

For those unable to visit, the option to Order your whiskey online for delivery or for collection in our Dublin whiskey shop, Carry Out Tyrrelstown in Dublin 15 makes exploring Midleton’s creations accessible. Each bottle from Midleton carries the essence of Midleton Cork Ireland, offering a taste of its rich landscapes and artisanal excellence.

Tasting Notes:

  • Appearance: Deep, lustrous amber, reflecting a rich heritage.
  • Aroma: Aromatic vanilla and warm, toasted oak are laced with cinnamon and green apples.
  • Flavour: Layers of caramel, dark chocolate, and a complex blend of spices provide a rich, rewarding taste.
  • Mouthfeel: Robust and full, with a velvety texture that leads to a spicy and satisfying finish.

Food Pairings :

Enjoy Midleton Very Rare Dair Ghaelach with a selection of mature cheeses, such as aged Gouda or a pungent Roquefort, to complement its rich, oaky tones. The whiskey pairs splendidly with smoked meats or a hearty beef stew, which echoes its depth and complexity. For dessert, try pairing it with a warm apple pie or a rich chocolate ganache to enhance the tasting experience, allowing the whiskey's full range of flavours to unfold beautifully.

Serving and Cocktail Suggestions:

To fully appreciate the depth of Midleton Very Rare Dair Ghaelach, serve it neat or with a little water. For a refreshing cocktail, consider an Irish Old Fashioned: stir 2 oz of the whiskey with a sugar cube, a few dashes of bitters, and a twist of orange peel over ice. This classic drink allows the whiskey's natural flavours to shine.

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