Powers 12 Year Old John's Lane Release
  • Category Irish Whiskey
  • Country Ireland
  • Distillery Midleton
  • Age 12 Year Old
  • Style Single Pot Still Whiskey
  • Maturation Bourbon and Oloroso Sherry casks
  • Alcohol 46%
California residents: Click here for Proposition 65 WARNING.
  • spicy
  • vanilla
  • earthy
  • dark chocolate
  • toffee
  • woody
  • leather
  • honey
  • oak

Powers

12 Year Old John's Lane Release (0.75l, 46%)
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An incredibly special release that’s won practically every Whiskey award going.

James Power was an innkeeper in Dublin. In 1791 he decided to take some of his profits and start his own distillery. Thus, John’s Lane Distillery at Thomas Street was born. The company grew and was very successful, so as soon as he was of age, his son John joined the family business, thus John Power and Son became the official name.

They innovated and expanded greatly on their way to becoming the most popular Whiskey in the world. In fact, POWERS was one of the first distilleries in the world — and the very first in Ireland — to start bottling their own Spirit in 1886. Up until then, Whiskey was sold by the cask. 

Powers John Lane is consistently described as one of the best Irish Whiskeys created. It typifies Irish Whiskey in a truly classic way. It is a celebration of the original "Pot Still Whiskey" that was produced at John's Lane Distillery. Tripple-distilled in copper pot stills, Powers John Lane is then matured a minimum of 12 years in second-fill and third-fill American oak casks, while a small portion (6%) of distillate is aged for a year in Oloroso Sherry butts. This Whiskey is all about balance in ways rarely seen in the category.
  • Category Irish Whiskey
  • Country Ireland
  • Distillery Midleton
  • Age 12 Year Old
  • Style Single Pot Still Whiskey
  • Maturation Bourbon and Oloroso Sherry casks
  • Alcohol 46%
California residents: Click here for Proposition 65 WARNING.
Appearance / Color
Light amber

Nose / Aroma / Smell
The aroma is rich and earthy with notes of leather, tocacco, charred wood, toffee and dark chocolate.

Flavor / Taste / Palate
So smooth, lots of spice with hints of vanilla, dried apricot and honey.

Finish
The finish is sweet with lingering notes of honey and toasted oak.
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  • spicy
  • vanilla
  • earthy
  • dark chocolate
  • toffee
  • woody
  • leather
  • honey
  • oak
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Character Dogson
William Grant's Tullamore D.E.W. is also produced at New Midleton Distillery.
The largest pot still in Midleton Distillery is now situated in the front yard of the distillery.
Irish Coffee recipe: 1 cup freshly brewed strong coffee, 1 tablespoon brown sugar, 3-4 tablespoons Irish Whiskey, heavy cream - slightly whipped.
There are many Irish Whiskey varieties: grain Whiskey, malted barley pot-still-distilled, and ‘pure pot-still’ or ‘single pot still’ as it is now officially known. Then there is Poitin, one of the first Spirits ever made.
Irish Whiskey has many varieties: grain Whiskey, malted barley pot-still-distilled, and ‘pure pot-still’ (or ‘single pot still’ as it is now officially known). Then there is Poitin, one of the first Spirits ever made.
Whiskey producers lose on average about 2% of their stock a year to angels' share. For Jameson, the biggest one of the Irish Whiskey brands, it means 29 thousand bottles going into the air (literally) every day!
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Dog Dogson's Smartass corner
Character Dogson
William Grant's Tullamore D.E.W. is also produced at New Midleton Distillery.
The largest pot still in Midleton Distillery is now situated in the front yard of the distillery.
Irish Coffee recipe: 1 cup freshly brewed strong coffee, 1 tablespoon brown sugar, 3-4 tablespoons Irish Whiskey, heavy cream - slightly whipped.
There are many Irish Whiskey varieties: grain Whiskey, malted barley pot-still-distilled, and ‘pure pot-still’ or ‘single pot still’ as it is now officially known. Then there is Poitin, one of the first Spirits ever made.
Irish Whiskey has many varieties: grain Whiskey, malted barley pot-still-distilled, and ‘pure pot-still’ (or ‘single pot still’ as it is now officially known). Then there is Poitin, one of the first Spirits ever made.
Whiskey producers lose on average about 2% of their stock a year to angels' share. For Jameson, the biggest one of the Irish Whiskey brands, it means 29 thousand bottles going into the air (literally) every day!
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