The exceptional first of the Islands Series,The Horizon 10 year old Barbados Rum cask. The Islands Series reflects Sailor Homes pursuit of bold whiskey experiences - infusing the whiskey with the unique flavours from rum casks of the Caribbean islands.
This is a remarkable Irish malt and grain whiskey, matured for at least 10 years in American Bourbon casks. Expert finishing in selected Barbados Rum casks introduces lush, refined flavour twists typical of the birthplace of Caribbean rum.
Crafted by Dr. Jack Ó’Sé, Whiskey Maker. The infamous Irish whiskey master inspired by the Sailor’s Home legacy and drawing on influences from his 40 year making voyage through tradition into possibility.
Nose: Mouth-watering brown sugar and ripe tropical fruits.
Palate: Melting pot of malted honey, oak depth, silk rum, vanilla and caramelised banana.
Finish: Buttery toffee with orange zest.
Maturation: Aged for 10 years in ex-Bourbon casks before being finished in rum casks from Barbados.