High West American Prairie Bourbon

High West American Prairie

Price: $35 for 750ml

Distilled/Owned by: MGP, other undisclosed distilleries / High West

Region: American

46% ABV

Mashbill: MGP: 75% corn, 21% rye, 4% barley, Others: Undisclosed

Aged For: Minimum 2 years

Cask Type: New charred white oak.

Chill Filtered: No

 


 

Color: Chestnut

Drank: Neat, in a glencairn.

Nose: Cinnamon, apple, caramel, oak, eucalyptus, smells young.

Mouthfeel: Light and slightly watery, very youngish

Palate/Taste: Caramel, coffee, cinnamon, baking spice, oak, and honey

Finish: Warm and astringent. Leathery oak and caramel.

Thoughts: You can tell there was good bourbon in here, but it was blended with something too young to hold it all together.

Score: 76 out of 100

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