Paid: $48 for 750ml
Distilled/Owned by: Buffalo Trace / Sazerac
Mashbill: Buffalo Trace mashbill #1
Aged For: NAS
Cask Type: New charred oak, Char #4
Chill Filtered: No
Drank: Neat, in a glencairn.
Nose: Fudge, cherries, espresso, oak, toffee, and alcohol
Mouthfeel: Full bodied
Palate/Taste: Spicy and bold with vanilla, cloves, tobacco, cinnamon, pepper, and oak
Finish: Warm and lasting, with dry oak and dark chocolate
Thoughts: Stagg Jr is always hot on opening, but then the flavors are always rewarding.
Score: 87 out of 100