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Review of Whiskey Del Bac Ode to Islay Taste Test

Review of Whiskey Del Bac Ode to Islay Taste Test
Reader Rating3896 Votes
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Whiskey Del Bac Ode to Islay Review

Nose

Big mesquite smoke up front followed by a delightful combination of vanilla, cinnamon, white pepper, and a bold punchy flavor.

Palate

The combination of mesquite smoke, graham cracker, charred marshmallow, caramel-dipped apple, light pepper spice, light leather and other rich flavors creates an unforgettable experience.

Finish

The flavor finishes with white pepper, dried cherry, seasoned oak, brown sugar, and a lingering mesquite smoke.

Uniqueness

Whiskey Del Bac Ode to Islay is a special whiskey that pushes the boundaries of an American single malt. It is made from three 100% malt mashbills and finished in three different barrels to achieve a unique flavor profile.

Value

It is an annual limited release 900 bottles, so it is definitely an item that will be well sought after, especially by seasoned whiskey drinkers.

Overall

As Father-daughter team from Tucson Arizona, Whiskey Del Bac has delivered an amazing whiskey that will challenge even the most seasoned of whiskey drinkers. The combination of familiar and unfamiliar flavors will be an adventure to explore and savor. Ode to Islay is definitely not your typical whiskey.

Review of Whiskey Del Bac Ode to Islay Taste Test
Review of Whiskey Del Bac Ode to Islay Taste Test
Bottle Info

Classification: American Single Malt Finished in a Mix of Bourbon, Tequila, and Second-Use Whiskey Del Bac Dorado Barrels

Company: Whiskey Del Bac

Distillery: Whiskey Del Bac

Release Date: Winter 2022

Proof: 110

Age: NAS

Mashbill: Blend of three 100% malt mashbills:

-100% Mesquited-not-peated Malt Mashbill
-60% Unsmoked Malt, 40% Mesquited Malt Mashbill
-100% Unsmoked Malt Mashbill

Color: Mahogany

MSRP: $90 (2023)

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Reader Rating3896 Votes
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4 Comments

  1. “The Whiskey Del Bac Ode to Islay Review highlights the unique and unforgettable experience this whiskey offers. With a combination of mesquite smoke, bold flavors, and a special production process, it is sure to be sought after by seasoned whiskey drinkers. The father-daughter team behind this whiskey has delivered a truly exceptional product that challenges traditional American single malts.”

  2. This review highlights the unique and bold flavor profile of Whiskey Del Bac Ode to Islay, made from a combination of three 100% malt mashbills and three different barrels. It is a special limited release that will be highly sought after by seasoned whiskey drinkers.

  3. Whiskey Del Bac Ode to Islay is a must-try for any whiskey enthusiast. This unique American single malt offers a complex and bold flavor profile, incorporating familiar flavors with a twist. Its limited release also makes it a special find for collectors. Overall, this whiskey showcases the talent and creativity of the father-daughter team behind Whiskey Del Bac and is definitely worth trying.

  4. The Whiskey Del Bac Ode to Islay is truly a unique and unforgettable whiskey. It offers a bold and punchy flavor with a combination of mesquite smoke and other rich flavors that deliver an unparalleled experience. The limited release and special blend make it a highly sought-after item, and the fact that it pushes the boundaries of American single malt makes it even more special. A must-try for any whiskey enthusiast.

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Written by Olivia Taylor

Olivia Taylor has been writing about bourbon for the past five years and has become an expert in the field. She is passionate about educating people about the history and culture of bourbon and loves to share her knowledge with others. Olivia is also an avid traveler and has visited many of the world's top bourbon distilleries. She is a member of the Kentucky Bourbon Trail and the American Whiskey Trail. Olivia is a graduate of the University of Kentucky and holds a degree in English Literature. She currently resides in Louisville, Kentucky, where she enjoys exploring the city's vibrant bourbon culture.

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