Bushmills Millennium Malt - A solid Irish whiskey
Nose: Vanilla, frosting with a but of loose alcohol/extract. Banana, pineapple, and mango. Tropical fruit abounds! There the fruits are still soft and less citric/sharp. Ice cream and perfumy orange e… read more
Bushmills Black Bush - Smooth sunshine
I slowly walk into a lush garden clearing, hearing bird songs above me. Inhaling deeply, I can smell the bark of the trees, a caramel sweetness hangs in the air around me. The scent of a warm apple pie… read more
Bushmills Original - A solid dram
Sampled neat, after a lunch consisting of a spicy chicken sandwich and fries. Nose: A smooth consistent smell, with a faint hint of what I thought smelled like butter tarts or raisins right at the beg… read more
Bushmills Black Bush - Irish Top Blend
On the Facebook ‘Whisky Bloggers’ the idea of a Flash Mob arose to publish the very same tasting note on the same date. The date, 17th March, made us decide to go for an Irish whiskey. I even turned it… read more
Bushmills 16 Year old 3 Wood - One More Day To Go...
Well folks, it's March 16th and tomorrow is that hallowed St. Paddy's Day. I last reviewed a Tullamore Dew 12, and so keeping with the theme, here is a Bushmills I've had around here for almost a year. If… read more
Bushmills Original - Second Chances
Bushmills Original is the mass market expression of Bushmills blended Irish whiskey. The colour is very pale. This review is from a 50 ml mini. This review is in sequential format Nose: sweet, malty, … read more
Bushmills Original - An Irish blend not quite bland
The color of the dram is your equivalent to a light lager beer which might cause some initial hesitation. The nose is subtle and yet somewhat comprehensive underneath the surface. Candy banana skins with… read more
Bushmills Black Bush - Irish Black Arts
Warm smooth spicy citrus arvial gives way to veggietable loaded quick finish. Nice easy dram.
Bushmills 1608 400th Anniversary - Barnyardy Bivouac Posing As Mansion
I first tasted this whiskey at The Sweet Hereafter in Southeast Portland Oregon. It was so delicious that I just had to buy a bottle. In fact, my girlfriend believed the bartender when he told us that… read more
Bushmills Original - Can't beat around the Bush
Long established history is a shame for this middle of the road non-event whiskey. Started out with a citrus, pear, berry fruit and developed into oaky woody short finish.