It’s also one of the few single pot still whiskies on the market, with the other having a finger print on it. Weekly. In other words, this new Redbreast 21 year old had a lot to live up to. Have been a redbreast 12 fan for some time. Awarded Double Gold at the 2019 San Francisco World Spirits Competition. One that fans of this style should probably at least try once. The name stuck, the reputation grew, and the bird made his way onto the label and now onto your screens. Where to begin? Long oak & barley finish. The 21 year ageing process introduces new levels of depth, flavour and taste to create an inherently complex and ultimately, rewarding whiskey. The Redbreast 21 year old is currently the oldest expression in the core line-up and was released a relatively short time ago in 2013. But in fairness fell for this one. We tasted Redbreast 21 Year Old at Meeting No. I find it's even better than the Redbreast 21, and, as a single malt fanatic I've found that most whiskies tend to "peak" at 15 years and after, begin to take on more oak … REDBREAST 21 YR 750ml. It’s also one of the few single pot still whiskies on the market, with the other having a finger print on it. Edit. Tasting notes, ratings, and information on Redbreast 21 Year Old. Smooth, warm and flavour filled. 1912, probably. Redbreast 21 Year Old (coming soon to TWE) Taste of vanilla, toasted oak, and fruit notes. The 21 is smooth on all three fronts that it’s great from start to finish. This expression is the same distillate that goes into the Lustau above. It is worth it. Always suspect about whether something is worth all the extra cost. Redbreast 21 is specifically chosen from ex-bourbon and first-fill Oloroso casks. Yamasaki 18. I typed that out not realizing saying all around fav (not just limited to RB). Ireland- The aging process introduces new levels of depth, flavor, and taste creating a complex and rewarding whiskey. Redbreast 21 Year Old ranks 3rd overall in Irish Whiskey. 76 on December 20, 2018. At a street price of $210, this spirit is expensive, but well worth … In common with the 15 year old, Redbreast 21yo is bottled at the higher strength of 46%. Abundantly aromatic. Monthly. A slow and timeless “reflect upon the moment dram”. We rated it exceptionally at 4.30 out of 5. I recently saw a video of Dave McCabe, Apprentice Blender at Midleton, state that each batch comes from just 32 barrels generally. Before you lay out a few thousand dollars for a Redbreast Dream Cask or even $600 for a Redbreast 27, try a Redbreast 21. Redbreast 15. 5 Redbreast 21 year old is the finest representation of the signature Redbreast sherry style and the 21 year ageing process introduces new levels of depth, flavour and taste to create an inherently complex and ultimately, rewarding whiskey. Well worth the price, which I believe was around $450 back then.” Redbreast 25 is probably one of the hardest Irish whiskey bottles to find. Haven't had it in quite some time so I can't give a proper review but it is certainly my favorite Irish whiskey. The year the chairman of W&A Gilbey spotted the Robin Redbreast through the trees and decided on the name, there and then. BRAND. Macallan 18. It is released in small batches. Amongst this small playing field, the Redbreast 21 Years Old is probably the epitome of Irish single pot still whiskey. Introducing our spokes bird, Robin Redbreast. Redbreast 21 Years Old (46%, OB, 2016) Billy told us that it’s a pretty small run, a mix of light and heavy potstill spirit and that some of the casks used were up to 28 years old. Not one for non whiskey drinkers, but if you like your tipple it's a corker. Daily for me so far would be a Rare Breed Barrel Proof. And if you’re not a fan, please try it too. 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