It’s $12, 100 proof, and aged 6 years, what more could you ask for?
Paid: $12 for 750ml
Distilled/Owned by: Heaven Hill
Mashbill: 78% corn, 10% rye, 12% malted barley
Aged For: 6 Years
Cask Type: New charred oak, Char #3
Charcoal Filtered: Yes
Drank: Neat, in a glencairn.
Nose: Sweet brown sugar, maple, coffee, corn, slight astringency, and young oak.
Mouthfeel: Slight dryness
Palate/Taste: Cinnamon and baking spice, oak, chocolate, honey, and black pepper.
Finish: Long and medium warmth. Oak and pepper with a bit of butterscotch.
Thoughts: Next time I’m in KY I think a case will suffice.
Score: 82 out of 100