New Booze: Powers Signature Release
Pernod Ricard USA and
Irish Distillers, have unveiled a new look and line-up for its popular Powers
range. The two significant changes to the range include; 1) updated packaging
and a return to its original export strength of 43.2% (86.4 proof) for Powers
Gold Label and 2) the addition of a new Single Pot Still expression, Powers
Powers Gold Label features a higher strength abv of 43.2%
and will be non-chill-filtered, a first for Irish whiskey at this abv level.
The new whiskey and packaging will be available in the US beginning October
Powers Signature Release is the second Single Pot Still
whiskey to be added to the Powers family, following the release of the
ultra-premium Powers John’s Lane Release in March 2013. Using the signature
Powers pot still distillate, it has been matured mainly in American bourbon
barrels with the subtle inclusion of whiskey matured in Spanish Oloroso sherry
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