Jameson Irish Whiskey is a hugely popular Irish blend, renowned for its affinity with ginger ale. The default springboard into the fascinating world of Irish whiskey, Jameson’s quality has improved massively in the last 10-15 years and it’s one of Jim Murray’s favourites, with 95 points in the Whisky Bible 2013.
A full and floral nose leads with the smooth sweetness of marmalade and fudge before a hint of Madeira and a little cut grass note emerge. Thick and of good body with notes of orchard fruits, both fresh and cooked with a little vanilla cream on the tongue. Medium-length with spice and honey finish