The Bushmills Steamship Collection set sail in 2016 with the Sherry Cask Reserve – delicious triple distilled Irish single malt whiskey mature in first-fill oloroso sherry buttes. The Steamship Collection was released originally for the Travel Retail market, inspired by the 125th anniversary of the SS Bushmills maiden voyage.
The series marks the 125th anniversary of the maiden voyage of the SS Bushmills, celebrating it maiden voyage in the 1890s. It was the distillery’s own steamship that delivered whiskey to new markets around the world, travelling as far as Philadelphia and Yokohama, returning with refilled casks of rum, fortified wine and Bourbon. Otherwise available duty free only. Small direct import. 40% Alc./Vol.