Jim Beam Black Label

Jim Beam Black

Price: $24 for 750ml

Distilled/Owned by: Jim Beam / Beam Suntory

Region: Kentucky

43% ABV

Mashbill: 77% corn, 13 % rye, 10% barley

Aged For: Around 6 years

Cask Type: New charred oak, Char #4

Chill Filtered: Yes

 


 

Color: Copper

Drank: Neat, in a glencairn.

Nose: Slight caramel and oak, with corn funk.

Mouthfeel: Lighter

Palate/Taste: Butterscotch, peanut butter, oak, light roast coffee, and caramel.

Finish: Short, light warmth, vanilla, peanuts, and cream.

Thoughts: The new NAS Beam Black is slightly better than the white label, but not by much.

Score: 73.5 out of 100

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