Yellow Spot Irish Whiskey Pot Still 12 Year 750ML

SKU: 210000045979 ISBN: 080432105986

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Country: Ireland

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The Yellow Spot, name was derived from the Mitchell's practice of marking their maturing casks of whiskey with a mark or daub of coloured paint to determine the age potential of the whiskey.  Blue Spot was an 8 year old, Green Spot a 10 year, Yellow Spot a 12 year old, Red Spot a 15 year old. 
Volume: 700ml. ABV: 46%.
In time, all but Green Spot disappeared, with Yellow Spot last being seen on whiskey shelves in the early 1960's.