Buffalo Trace

Buffalo Trace

Paid: $25 for 750ml

Distilled / Owned By: Buffalo Trace / Sazerac

Region: Kentucky

45% ABV

Mashbill: Buffalo Trace Mash Bill #1

Aged For: Minimum 4 years, Average around 8 years

Cask Type: New charred oak

Chill Filtered: Yes

Drank: Neat, in a glencairn

 


 

Color: Rich Amber

Nose: Cloves and alcohol heat followed up with a wafting vanilla and sweet corn.

Taste: Cracked black pepper and cinnamon accompany thick vanilla and saltwater toffee. Rich and leathery

Finish: Dry and spicy with just barely a hint of rye. Leaves that nice bourbon burn in your mouth with just enough sweetness,

Overall: BT is my go to mixing and drinking bourbon. I prefer Eagle Rare for sipping but you I could never knock BT for being the best in its class bourbon for its price point.

Score: 80 out of 100

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