IRISH WHISKEY is the FASTEST GROWING SPIRITS CATEGORY in the WORLD for a VERY GOOD REASON. The CLIMATE, CULTURE and HISTORY of IRELAND are PERFECT for CRAFTING WORLD-CLASS WHISKEY.
This environment produces a smooth and sweet style of whiskey making it easy for a new generation of drinkers to “discover” Irish whiskey for themselves. However, most modern Irish whiskeys while being accessible don’t provide much choice in terms of styles and flavours. The Teeling Whiskey Co. mission is to challenge the norm by creating alternative Irish whiskeys with greater depth of personality and character than the current mass-market options.
Jack Teeling, founder of the Teeling Whiskey Co., comes from a family long associated with Irish whiskey. From Walter Teeling in 1782 who setup a distillery on Marrowbone Lane in Dublin to John Teeling who founded Cooley Distillery in 1987, the first new Irish whiskey distillery to be establish in Ireland in over 100 years. Jack continues on the Teelings entrepreneurial spirit and while initially starting out as an Independent bottler aims to get back into the distilling game to ensure a constant supply of Irish whiskey. The Teeling Whiskey Co. reviving the Independent Spirit of Ireland.
The TEELING WHISKEY COMPANY was ESTABLISHED BASED on some CORE VALUES at are DISTINCTIVELY IRISH and at the ESSENCE of WHAT we WANT in EVERY BOTTLE we MAKE.
We aim to be genuine and true to the generations of Irish whiskey craftsmen that went before us.
We aim to make sure each bottling is the best it can possibly be while striving to do things “better”.
Being family and employee owned provides us with the freedom to control our own destiny.
While being respectful to the past it is important we are also the drivers of the future for Irish whiskey.
OUR GOAL is to HAVE a PORTFOLIO of DIFFERENT EXPRESSIONS of IRISH WHISKEY ALLOWING PEOPLE to TASTE the FULL SPECTRUM of STYLES and FLAVOURS IRISH WHISKEY can PROVIDE.
From a non-aged Irish Whiskey spirit in the form of Irish Poitin to our range of very old hand selected casks of Single Malts and all in between. The Teeling Whiskey Co. portfolio of brands will provide your taste buds an exploratory journey of what Irish Whiskey can offer.
Since 1782 the Teeling family have been crafting Irish Whiskey. The Teeling’s are renowned for their vision in doing things differently and their Whiskeys embody this entrepreneurial spirit. This small batch bottling consists of hand selected casks which are given further maturation in ex-Flor de Cana Rum barrels imparting an extra sweet and smooth flavour unique to Irish Whiskey. By bottling at 46% with no chill filtration completes an Irish Whiskey of true character. Teeling Whiskey – Dare to be Different.
Nose: An inviting nose where vanilla and spice dances with bright sweet notes of Rum.
Taste: While being very approachable the influence of the rum cask and higher percentage alcohol creates a unique smooth, sweet, slightly woody marriage that sparkles on the tongue.
Finish: Slightly moorish, sweet spice finish complimented by woody undertones.
Containing some of the oldest Single Malt Irish whiskey ever bottled the Teeling Whiskey Company Vintage Reserve Collection allows you to savour and appreciate Irish whiskey at its finest. This Silver Reserve bottling consists of 21 Year Old Irish whiskey distilled in 1991 and matured firstly in Bourbon casks then allowed to marry in Sauterne wine casks to provide a truly unique Irish whiskey taste experience. Consisting of only hand selected casks chosen for their distinctive taste qualities this small batch bottling is limited to only 5,000 bottles.
Nose: Aromas of white grapes, cut grass, apricots and white chocolate.
Taste: Silky smooth, with flavours of fig jam, honey, apricots, white chocolate and crisp saltiness at the end to balance the sweetness off.
Finish: Long and mellow.
Distilling in Ireland dates back over a 1000 years and before there was Irish whiskey there was Poitin. A clear non-aged Irish spirit famous for its quality and its alcohol strength Poitin was outlawed in 1661 driving the whole industry underground until now. In an effort to revive the Original Spirit of Ireland Independent Irish whiskey maker, The Teeling Whiskey Company, has released a modern high quality bottling of Poitin. Consisting of non-aged new make Irish whiskey spirit bottled at 61.5% this bottling gives you a unique chance to taste what real Poitin has to offer.
Nose: Aromas of floss, malted barley, half-baked bread and raisined fruits.
Taste: To taste it is smooth sweet and fruity flavours of malt, raisined fruits, barley sugars and sugared almonds.
Finish: Warm and soothing on the finish.