Bushmills Single Malt Whiskey 1995 Causeway Marsala Cask
is a limited edition rare cask finished, cask strength, and non chill-filtered Irish single malt. Matured for over 10 years in Oloroso butts and bourbon barrels, this single malt is then finished in Marsala casks sourced from the island of Sicily. This imparts the brown sugar and spiced fruit notes from the sweet Marsala casks onto this whiskey. Bushmills Single Malt Whiskey 1995 Causeway Marsala Cask has been distilled, matured, finished and bottled at the world’s oldest licensed whiskey distillery.
Just a stone’s throw from the distillery, the Giant’s Causeway has inspired Bushmills for centuries. Its extraordinary hexagonal columns form a series of steps, much like the expressions in this Collection. This 1995 single malt is a bold new footstep for Bushmills, one that not only honours the giants and generations before us but also the incomparable natural landscape in which it’s forged.
Having a full-bodied nose with an intriguing aroma of dried fruit, rich spice, and charred wood.This triple wood-aged malt has a deep rich honey character with dried fruit undertones and pleasing notes of sweet nuts derived from oloroso sherry casks. The Marsala wine cask imparts notes of caramelized brown sugar with hints of char and roasted black coffee to create a perfectly balanced single malt whiskey.