The Busker produced entirely in the Roayl Oak distillery, proudly located on an 18th century estate in South East Ireland in the County of Carlow, offers a complete tasting experience able to satisfy everyone’s tastes with its Single Collection (44.3%), consisting of the 3 great whiskeys: Single Grain, Single Malt, Single Pot Still and its Blend Triple Cask Triple Smooth (the blend of 3 singles). The aging process takes place in sherry, bourbon and marsala barrels selected by the Florio Cellars (1833). With the passage of the Single Grain and of the Blend in barrels of MARSALA FLORIO, adding to The Busker a unique touch of Sicilianity.
THE BUSKER IRISH WHISKEY TRIPLE CASK TRIPLE SMOOTH (40%)
The Busker Triple Cask Triple Smooth is an extraordinary blend that comes from the union of the highest quality Single Grain whiskey combined with a high percentage of Single Malt and Single Pot Still whiskey. With a rich and intense aroma, with notes of vanilla and tropical fruits, the taste is incredibly balanced, with hints of malt and dark chocolate and notes of caramel and cinnamon. Matured and finished in barrels of bourbon, sherry and marsala, The Busker Irish Whiskey Blend summarizes in its motto “triple cask, triple smooth”, the softness of a true and balanced Irish whiskey with an intense body and a sweet finish.
THE SINGLE COLLECTION
In the history of Ireland, the centuries-old production of Irish whiskey consists of 3 classics: single grain, single malt and single pot still. Moved by a futuristic vision but firmly rooted in tradition, the Single Collection is the ultimate expression of the soul of Royal Oak Distillery, where the 3 classic Irish whiskeys are produced under one roof: “Welcome to Royal Oak, the home of Irish whiskey.
THE BUSKER IRISH WHISKEY SINGLE GRAIN (44.3%)
The secret of our The Busker Single Grain lies in the careful selection and combination of top quality spirits, expertly aged in bourbon barrels and in rare marsala barrels from one of the oldest wineries in Sicily – Cantine Florio 1833 – rigorously hand-selected. Its caramel scent, with slight notes of vanilla and oak, anticipates a soft and sweet taste on the palate, with hints of vanilla, caramel, oak and hay, capable of a long persisting taste.
THE BUSKER IRISH WHISKEY SINGLE MALT (44.3%)
The Busker Single Malt is a pleasant discovery, an intense journey into taste: distilled in large copper stills, aged in barrels of two different woods (bourbon and sherry) to offer a complexity of taste sensations to be savored slowly. With an enveloping fruity aroma (hints of apple and banana), essence of pine and elderflower, The Busker Single Malt opens on the palate with rich and intense notes of chocolate and biscuit, for a sweet and full-bodied finish.
THE BUSKER IRISH WHISKEY SINGLE POT STILL (44.3%)
The Busker Pot Still is the most characteristic and unique expression of Irish Whiskey. Barley traditionally distillated in copper stills and aged and finished in bourbon and sherry barrels, it gives a rich aroma of fresh flowers, honey, oak and cloves, which anticipates the intense and spicy taste, with slight hints of vanilla For the taste buds it is a unique combination of flavors: the taste lights up with intense spicy notes of pepper that are harmoniously balanced by hints of caramel and vanilla, and balanced and with a little caramel, for a long warm finish , rich and persistent on the palate. With The Busker whiskey range it is impossible to stand still: the journey begins at the first taste and continues in a constant exploration of the world of taste, able to surprise with every sip, with ever new intensity and richness.