Old Bardstown

Old Bardstown

Price: $20 for 750ml

Distilled/Owned by: Willet / KBD

Region: Kentucky

45% ABV

Mashbill: Undisclosed

Aged For: NAS

Cask Type: New charred oak

 


 

Color: Amber

Drank: Neat, in a glencairn.

Nose: Young corn, vanilla, honey, slight astringency

Mouthfeel: Thin, lighter

Palate/Taste: Vanilla, corn, mash, pepper, and oak

Finish: Slight warmth and shorter, with bits of pepper and oak. Slight caramel.

Thoughts: The lowered proof from the BiB version doesn’t help here as it’s not old and robust enough to find it’s legs.

Score: 72 out of 100

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