Price: $50 for 750ml
Distilled/Owned by: Heaven Hill
Region: Bardstown, Kentucky
Mashbill: 78% Corn, 12% barley, 10% rye
Aged For: 12 Years
Cask Type: New charred oak, Char #3
Chill Filtered: No
Color: Burnt Amber
Drank: Neat, in a glencairn.
Nose: Toasted oak, mint, cinnamon, rye spice, dark chocolate, barrel char, and vanilla
Mouthfeel: Dry, thick, and spicy
Palate/Taste: Thick dark chocolate with chili pepper, burnt oak, leather, and cigar smoke
Finish: Long and warm with toasted marshmallow, graham crackers, cherry cola, and dark roast coffee.
Thoughts: Thick deep chocolaty oakiness with thick dry spicy body, and absolute delight.
Score: 91 out of 100