1792 Port Finish

1792 port finish

Price: Discontinued

Distilled/Owned by: Barton / Sazerac

Region: Kentucky

44.45% ABV

Mashbill: Stated that it’s a higher rye mashbill (Between 15 – 20%), but I have read conflicting reports

Aged For: NAS

Cask Type: New charred American oak, Char # 3, finished in port barrels

Chill Filtered: Yes

 


 

Color: Dark copper

Drank: Neat, in a glencairn.

Nose: Banana, vanilla, oak, sweet corn, marshmallow, a bit of raisin.

Mouthfeel: Gentle and waxy

Palate/Taste: Gentle caramel, brown sugar bit of raisin, vanilla,

Finish: Shorter, sweet sugary maple syrup and dates.

Thoughts: I enjoyed this port finish much more than Angel’s Envy, but something is missing for me and I’m not quite sure what.

Score: 80 out of 100

 

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