Mekhong Whiskey

Mekhong whiskey. Local drink of Thailand. Sometimes known as Songsam, a particular high-quality brand thereof.

More properly called Mekhong Thai rum, due to sugar cane origins and process.

Tasting notes: dry, peppery, faint notes of cinnamon. No peat or smoke. Ultimately light-tasting. Resembles a much less sweet Irish Whiskey.