Old Forester Birthday Bourbon 2015

Old Forester Birthday Bourbon 2015

Price: Discontinued

Distilled/Owned by: Brown-Forman

Region: Kentucky

48.5% ABV

Aged For: 12 Years

Mashbill: 72% corn, 18% rye, 10% barley

Cask Type: New charred Oak, Char # 3

Chill Filtered: No

 


 

Color: Mahogany

Drank: Neat, in a glencairn

Nose: Caramel, cotton candy, banana, oak, vanilla, brown sugar

Feel: Medium body

Taste: Banana yeast funk, cinnamon, pepper, leather, vanilla

Finish: Medium, dry, vanilla, oak, and corn mash

Thoughts: I just didn’t get a lot out of this one, I don’t get why this is any better or worse than the regular Old Forester releases.

Score: 80 out of 100

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