Joseph Barry 5 year old brandy

From the stunning R62 and Barrydale Cellars, Joseph Barry 5 year old brandy is the middle child in a great potstill brandy range. My rating 17/25

What the makers say: Joseph Barry 5 year old brandy

Nose: banana, dried peach, pear, vanilla
Taste: smooth and elegant with lingering finish
Finish: Mellow and rich

My View

Nose: 7/10
Strong peach and apricot fruit
Taste:  7/10
Strong oak, fruit and spices with a subtle caramel undertone
Finish: 3/5
Smooth despite the extra 2% (40% abv)

Total score:  16/25

Serving tips:

Best enjoyed in a snifter, a block of ice takes the edge of the extra 2 % and release more on the flavour profile.


Average Rating: 12345

Price per Bottle: R300.00