On the nose it's a mature fruitbowl (pears, brown bananas, strawberries), vanilla and cloves. On the palate it has a thick texture, floral and creamy with burnt ginger cake. Overall, it's rich and complex but still easy-drinking.
This expression celebrates the origin of the Powers whiskey tradition and provides a glimpse of the whiskey style that made Powers famous. Using a pot still distillate which is true to the original style of John's Lane, the whiskey has been maturedfor not less than 12 years, mainly in first fill American bourbon casks, with a small contribution of distillate which has been matured in Oloroso sherry butts.