If you tend towards crystal-clear spirits, Ban Poitin is a perfect introduction to the world of whiskey! Ban Poitin makes a perfect base for a hot cider cocktail and other creative, cold weather recipes. It can also be sipped neat for more experienced whiskey aficionados. Regardless of how you drink it, this poitin will warm you up.

The history of the stuff makes it that much more exciting too. Originally known as the Irish version of moonshine, this barley and sugar beet-based spirit is hard to resist. It comes in packaging that looks earthy and hip, so it definitely makes the home bar look classier as well.

Go ahead and pretend you snuck it into the house during prohibition, and take a little trip back in time with Ban Poitin. Leave it up to Ireland to create the best whiskey!