“Michael Collins Irish Whiskey Single Malt- On the nose, Michael Collins single malt displays aromas of sweet, candied orange peel, Madagascar vanilla bean, and fresh baked scones. Just the slightest hint of smoke is detectable in the glass, the smoke is definitely a subtle background note and one easily missed at that.
Body and Palate-Michael Collins single malt is a medium bodied whiskey, there is enough there to lightly coat the mouth, but it doesn’t stray into syrupy territory. On the palate, lovely flavors of milk chocolate, vanilla shortbread, orange marmalade and a hint of smoke appear.Finish- Michael Collins has a surprisingly long finish for an Irish whiskey, with a lingering smokiness, more chocolate notes and an undercurrent of freshly picked mint leaves. This is one of the more enjoyable Irish single malts on the market right now and it is definitely one to seek out.”