Green Spot Château Léoville Barton
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Raided Score: 71 Publication: SpiritSurveyor Excerpt: I’ll give it that this definitely is different from nearly any Irish whiskey I’ve had. The wine influence is interesting, but ultimately a bit straightforward with sweetness on the palate and finish. I can’t get over the weird sour/mint dynamic with fruit on the nose though. Read Full Review Raided Score: 89 Publication: Whisky Advocate Excerpt: A definite imprint from the higher-strength pot still. It feels like the wine has shaped, sculpted, and finessed the whisky beautifully. À votre santé! Read Full Review Raided Score: 89 Publication: Distiller Excerpt: Perhaps a bit on the sweet side, but would make a most pleasant aperitif or dessert whiskey, and like wine, would be fantastic with some creamy cheeses. Read Full Review Raided Score: 92 Publication: WhiskyCast Excerpt: That spice helps turn the finish slightly dry and tart with touches of green apples, fresh berries, and oak. Read Full Review Raided Score: 91 Publication: Whisky Monster Excerpt: Green Spot Château Léoville Barton is one of the best examples of how wine barrel finishing can amplify the complexity in a good way. Read Full Review
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