“The Whistler” scoops Gold at World Whisky Awards

The team at Boann Distillery are absolutely delighted to announce that “The Whistler” Blue Note 7 year old has scooped a prestigious Gold medal at this week’s World Whiskies Awards 2017 in the “Irish Single Malt 12 year old and under” category.

The World Whisky Awards is an annual celebration of the very best whiskies from around the world with over 300 whiskies competing for the title of “Worlds Best”.

Sally Anne Cooney of Boann Distillery says “We are delighted to get such recognition for “The Whistler” Blue Note whiskey expression so soon after launch in November 2016. This award puts us firmly in great company with the best of whiskies from Ireland and abroad”.

The Whistler story is based on a rich history of family traditions, inspired by the legendary Boyne Valley. Whistled into life one fabled New Year’s Eve, the range is born of the noteworthy craft and time honoured traditions that are as old as the story told, the written word and the whistled tune.

Tasting Notes:

The Whistler ‘The Blue Note’Single Malt 7 Year old Irish Whiskey – 46% Alc/Vol

  • NOSE:           Sweet sherbet lemon balanced beautifully with creamy salted caramel and

undertones of red currants and dark fruit

  • PALATE:       Dry, citrus sweetness, slight pepperiness tied with hints of red berries

from the nose

  • FINISH:          Light citrus sweetness that gives way to the slightly soft wood influence


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