Bushmills 10 Year Old

Bushmills 10 Year Old

(0.75l, 40%)


7.4/10
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$43.99
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Bushmills 10 year old is a benchmark Irish Single Malt Whiskey worthy of the name.

Bushmills is one of the most popular and enduring Irish Whiskeys. Hugh Anderson registered the company in 1784 in the town of Bushmills and, after a few fits and starts, they have been in continuous operation and growing since 1885. Jose Cuervo purchased the Old Bushmills Distillery from Diageo in 2014, but the suits know to stay out of the way of Irishman crafting their Whiskey. Bushmills currently has six Whiskeys in their core line-up in addition to special editions and releases.

Bushmills Irish Whiskey 10 Year Old has been called a "benchmark Irish Whiskey." It’s the one other Irish Whiskeys compare themselves against. It’s been awarded "Best Irish Single Malt" and has been given 92.5 points in Jim Murray’s Whisky Bible — along with a bushel of gold medals from competitions all over the world. And on top of it all, it is an incredible value given it’s price point. It’s triple distilled and aged a full decade in ex-Bourbon casks — which accounts for the rich flavors of honey, vanilla, and milk chocolate.

Smartass Corner:
Prominently pressed into the glass of each bottle of Bushmills Irish Whiskey is the date "1608." But, that’s not really when they started making Whiskey. The original land-owner — a Sir Thomas Phillips — received an official "license" from King James I to distill in 1608, but the Bushmills distillery was not built until 1784.
  • Category
  • Style
    Single Malt Irish Whiskey
  • Region
    Ireland
  • Country
    Ireland
  • Alcohol
    40%
  • Distillery
  • Age
    10 Year Old
  • Maturation
    ex-Bourbon cask

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honey
milk chocolate
milk
cinnamon
tannic
banana
lavender
vanilla
spicy notes
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Irish Whiskey became the most renowned Whiskey and most popular Spirit in the 19th century after the outbreak of phylloxera and the total devastation of Cognac production in France.

Tasting Notes

Appearance / Color
Light Amber

Nose / Aroma / Smell
Bananas foster… seriously.

Flavor / Taste / Palate
Fruit-forward with milk chocolate and a dash of cinnamon.

Finish
Light, with lavender and Wine tannins.
Ratings & Reviews
Logan
Logan,
I love the banana walnut bread on the palate and it is slightly oily on the finish. If you're looking for a single malt irish whiskey that won't break the bank I would highly reccomend.
 
Huat
Huat,
Very mild on the nose and palate, although was able to pick up some honey and vanilla note. Also, the finish is really short
 
Nick
Nick,
Sweet and smooth not harsh.
 
Greg
Greg,
Might be my least favorite whiskey I've ever tasted!!!! The nose was straight-up banana peels soaked in Ouzo. It was absolute dribble to say the least. I should've picked anything else as my quarterly bottle but I liked some Irish whiskies that's why I gave this a chance. This will be under the kitchen sink for mixing drinks. Trash
 
Michael
Michael,
For the money this a ree-dic-u-lus-lee good Irish Single Malt! Warm honey notes and rich flavors hinting of Vanilla, Honey, & Roasted Nuts.... A real "go to" for whisky lovers looking to drink like a king on a modest man's budget!
 
James
James,
Nothing overly exciting or wonderful. Very easy to drink, no off putting notes, just pretty boring.
 
Russ
Russ,
Very good. Can taste all the notes in the finish.
 
Jerry
Jerry,
Was very strong and potent, not tasty at all
 
Paul
Paul,
Super smooth, fruity on the palate, sweetish, with a short finish with gentle vanilla, and malty, woody notes and a hint of salted caramel. An excellent whiskey.
 
Jakub
Jakub,
An Irish king of whiskey, enough said
 
Chris
Chris,
Absolute chocolate notes with a strong finish of light honey, easy on the nose. 8/10
 
James
James,
Very Good whiskey!!!
 
Kenny
Kenny,
This is delicious and so easy to drink. Agree with another review that it’s a bit thin but I find it quite pleasant and perfectly enjoyable neat on any evening. I’ll buy again.
 
Ray
Ray,
Gentle nose, sharp pallet, warm finish. It's a little thin for my preference.
 
Robert
Robert,
It’s a excellent whiskey a bit stronger then Jameson but a full flavor
 
Russell
Russell,
smooth nice flavor, worth further tasting
 
Tina
Tina,
Not worth the price
 
Lorenzo
Lorenzo,
This is a great Irish, smooth floral with plenty hints of chocolate. I enjoyed neat as the smooth finish needs no water or ice.
 
David
David,
Disappointing to say the least. Thin and harsh. My 62.2% Balcones Single Cask is smoother than this and holds a ton more flavor. Yes it is a younger whisky, but there should be some tasting other than just a mild sweetness and then fading to nothing.
 
Vince
Vince,
I really enjoyed it. I'll be buying it!
 
Kathy
Kathy,
Lovely, smooth, and buttery. Delicious neat, and enjoyed after a nice steak dinner.
 
Forrest
Forrest,
Definitely one of the fruitier drama I’ve had, but still has that distinctive Irish finish to it. Would get it again.
 
Devra
Devra,
Smooth.
 
Joseph
Joseph,
Great whiskey for me as a beginner. Loving it.
 
Jun
Jun,
It's pretty good. Has a nice oat finish.
 
Brian
Brian,
An outstanding and well priced aged Irish Whiskey. I am partial to Jameson's in all its varieties, but have had all the most common Irish bottles, including Teeling, Bushmills, Tullamore Dew, Powers, Redbreast, Knappogue, Tyrconnel, etc. This is a very good, well balanced, Irish Whiskey. It has depth and great body, flavor. Will explore more of the Bushmills family.
 
Jason
Jason,
Love it! Straight with one or 2 rocks is a great way to end an evening
 
Jim
Jim,
Outstanding, had better with killbeggan. Smooth, great on the rocks. Worked good in cookies I made with it( soaked pecans in it).
 
Jude
Jude,
This Irish Whiskey was much better than those on the tasting boxes. However, i’m not as big a fan of Irish whiskey as i thought i’d be. Gave a 6 rating so as to not discredit it because of my individual pickiness. Can appreciate the craft, and can definitely tell why some might choose this for themselves.
 
COLIN
COLIN,
Smooth, delicious single malt. I'd take this all day over Jameson's, but there are more complex Irish single malts out there for a few dollars more. This is still a great whiskey though.
 
Matthew
Matthew,
Love this single malt. For the price, it is ridiculously smooth and flavorful.
 
Evgeniya
Evgeniya,
Sooo smooth. Usually I prefer my drink on rocks but this one... well. It absolutely perfect neat. Sweet, smooth. Well rounded. No water needed, seriously.
 
Leif
Leif,
It's ok. Taste is bright and crisp, which I like, but also has a medicinal taste to it which means I won't buy it again.
 
Daniel
Daniel,
Not as smooth as I would like. Definitely had some vanilla in there. It was ok for being 40 bucks.
 
Joe
Joe,
Consistent flavor and body throughout. Malty caramel notes.
 
Sumner
Sumner,
Very Smooth Whiskey, but I still prefer Jameson
 
Matthew
Matthew,
Very smooth. I like it straight up. Vanilla on the front slight spice on the finish. Nice daily drinker.
 
joseph
joseph,
Lovely smooth whiskey, the day to day rather than special occasions. Great price and taste combo
 
Michael
Michael,
Sweet top with a little spice. Decent at this price point.
 
Richard
Richard,
Great! Smooth flavor!
 
Bill
Bill,
Smooth and always enjoyable.
 
Jun
Jun,
Not bad, but not better than Jameson.
 
Ernest
Ernest,
This is the Irish whiskey that I was looking for. Extremely smooth with a hint of the aged barrel taste. My social club has made this our signature drink.
 
Susanna
Susanna,
This was indeed a good whiskey in this price category. I highly recommend it.
 
Bill
Bill,
Smoothest whiskey ever
 
John
John,
Very easy drink, great Whiskey to start your journey on.
 
guest
guest,
I buy this often. It is very smooth and has a great flavor.
 
Chris
Chris,
Very good Irish Whiskey. Very easy to drink straight or with ice. Keep mine in freezer and have straight at the end of the day. Smooth. Can taste the apple and honey with no burn.
 
Kyle
Kyle,
It's a fine whiskey, but it's a little one note. At this price there's a lot of other more interesting Irish whiskeys in my opinion for not much more money.
 
Clark
Clark,
The first whisky my wife and I tried (not counting shots and mixers in our respective younger years). Smooth, non-smoky Irish whisky. It is our go to drink when we are not experimenting with other whiskys.
 
Jason
Jason,
My favorite of the Bushmill flavors. This is what I grew up on.
 
Nicholas
Nicholas,
Always good to have for one of those days when you don't really have an occasion to drink... Nice and honey sweet at the top
 
Alan
Alan,
Never really knew much about Irish whiskey besides Jameson. After trying the bush mills I gotta say I’m going to try more Irish whiskey. Overall a good whiskey to start with if you’re new to aged whiskeys.
 
Ross
Ross,
Very smooth easy to drink
 
guest
guest,
pretty good everyday whisky. not very special but always worth a glass.
 
Joe
Joe,
Rough
 
Clare
Clare,
The perfect spirit to drink when listening to Tom Waits sing "Tom Traubert's Blues".
 
Robert
Robert,
Very smooth finish.
 
Lucas
Lucas,
Very smooth. Nice with a splash of water
 
Christopher
Christopher,
Amazing
 
Bradley
Bradley,
Loved it! Very smooth with a pleasant aftertaste. Makes you want more!
 
Bradley
Bradley,
Great classic Irish taste and very smooth.
 
Tim
Tim,
This is a good jumping on point for someone new to whiskey. Nothing spectacular, simple, approachable. At the price point it’s worth having on hand in the home bar but not worth the price of a pour at most restaurants or bars. Cheers
 
Ellen
Ellen,
Smooth as you'd expect an Irish whisky to be, but the extra bourbon barrel aging gives it extra flavor complexity. Best neat or with a tiny bit of ice.
 
guest
guest,
Ok
 
Tim
Tim,
Quite nice, midweek whisky, bit more peaty than our usual tipple, but still enjoyable none the less
 
Bryan
Bryan,
The 10 yr. Is one of my favorites and on my go to list whenever I'm stuck needing a good inexpensive whiskey to sip.
 
Joseph
Joseph,
Very smooth, almost velvety on the tongue. Lots of vanilla flavors. Long lasting finish.
 
Chad
Chad,
Nice easy drinking Irish. Good jumping on point.
 
Nathan
Nathan,
Great price point
 
Dustin
Dustin,
Good and smooth price point Irish.
 
Jaccob
Jaccob,
Good but nothing special.
 
Keith
Keith,
Pretty disappointing.
 
guest
guest,
Nice every day drink
 
guest
guest,
Ощутила хвою в аромате. Обязательно надо вернуться
 
Shawn
Shawn,
Easy finish with a good flavor
 
Niall
Niall,
Really lovely single malt
 
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