Mitchell & Son Green Spot Chateau Montelena is a special addition to their portfolio of Irish whiskey distillery. The Green Spot Chateau Montelena stems from a collaboration with the prestigious Montelena winery, from California. The whiskey matures initially bourbon and sherry casks, then a finish place at former zinfandel barrels. This particular after-ripening causes tasteful influences the wines bring the style of this brand to the next level. The fragrance combines notes of oak with soft vanilla, white chocolate and marshmallows. Hints of apple and pear balancing the whole. Also show influences from the wine itself see: cranberries, cherries and pomegranate. The taste is soft and somewhat dry, which exhibits similarities with wine. Pot still spices combined with ripe notes of fruit develop in the glass. Also, hints of citrus and oak provided that complement the whole.