Shamrocks, green beer, pub crawls, and that ridiculous “Kiss Me, I’m Irish” t-shirt your friend has to wear out in public. Yes, it is that time of year again: St. Patrick’s Day.
To make you feel a little more green this weekend, we are sharing with you our top 3 Irish whiskeys we love to drink. So, here are some of our favorite Irish whiskeys to pair with the festive weekend ahead.
Redbreast 12 Year Old
Price: $50.00 – $65.00
Redbreast 12 Year old is considered, by many connoisseurs, to be some of the finest Irish whiskey on the market. This is a single pot still Irish whiskey with a balanced flavor profile and a smooth finish. Redbreast pairs perfectly with almost any cigar, and it is sure to make your St. Patrick’s Day celebration a hell of a lot more enjoyable.
Jameson Caskmates Stout Edition Irish Whiskey
Price: $25.00 – $35.00
Should I have my favorite stout? Or, should I have my favorite whiskey? Well, now you can have the best of both worlds with Jameson Caskmates Stout Edition. This is a triple-distilled whiskey finished in stout-seasoned whiskey casks. Caskmates presents with a smooth balanced profile, and it provides a great drinking experience.
Jack Ryan Beggars Bush 12 Year Single Malt
There should be no surprise why Jack Ryan Beggars Bush 12 Year Single Malt is on the top of our liquor store shopping list. This Irish whiskey is matured for 12 years in ex-bourbon casks and then it is bottled without chill-filtration. The taste profile is phenomenal, and it pairs well with just about any cigar. So, when we are looking for a great experience, we look for a bottle of Jack Ryan Beggars Bush 12 Year Single Malt.
Now you know our favorite Irish whiskeys, and by now you should know how we plan on enjoying the Irish celebration. What are some of your favorites, and what Irish whiskeys are you celebrating with this weekend? Comment below and let us know!