Excerpt: To call this a unique Irish whiskey is certainly an understatement. It’s not remotely similar to classic Irish styles — be they single pot still or otherwise — so fans of the genre may want to tread lightly.
Excerpt: As you’d expect, the Kilbeggan Small Batch Rye flavor profile is notably much softer than our traditional American rye whiskies. However, what’s interesting here is the combination of rye, malt and barley delivers a smooth, creamy, oily-like juice with a stiffening rye spiciness that makes this whiskey stand out from traditional Irish whiskey.
Excerpt: Kilbeggan Irish Whiskey Small Batch Rye was a surprising expression and a unique take on rye whiskey. I liked the balance brought on by the sweetness from the malted barley and subtle rye spice.