Woodford Reserve Double Oaked

Woodford Reserve Double Oaked

Price: $48 for 750ml

Distilled/Owned by: Brown- Forman & Woodford Reserve  / Brown-Forman

Region: Kentucky

45.2% ABV

Mashbill: 72% Corn, 18% Rye, 10% malted Barley

Aged For: NAS

Cask Type: New charred American Oak, re-barreled using second virgin charred oak.

Chill Filtered: Yes?



Color: Dark Copper

Drank: Neat, in a glencairn.

Nose: Barrel char, medium roast coffee, vanilla, and brown sugar.

Mouthfeel: Medium body, slightly dry

Palate/Taste: Oak and vanilla, with a hint of banana cream and chocolate. Sprinkling of pepper.

Finish: More dryness, char and roasted nuts with vanilla and caramel. Medium heat and linger.

Thoughts: Looking at my review of The regular Woodford I rated it a few points too highly, as I rated this a 78 in my notes, but feel it is superior to the regular version. As a fan of oaky bourbon I prefer the profile of this to the regular.

Score: 78 out of 100

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