Knob Creek 2001 Batch 1

KC 2001 B1

Price: $125 for 750ml

Distilled/Owned by: Jim Beam / Beam Suntory

Region: Kentucky

50% ABV

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

Aged For: 14 years

Cask Type: New charred oak, Char #4

Chill Filtered: No

 


 

Color: Tawny

Drank: Neat, in a glencairn.

Nose: Oak, cinnamon, caramel, spices, vanilla

Mouthfeel: Medium bodied

Palate/Taste:Caramel, vanilla, oak, slight pepper and clove with a hint of coffee

Finish: Medium length and very little warmth. Oak and toffee dominate

Thoughts: The finish on this for the price was garbage, blind I likely couldn’t tell you this was an LE bottling.

Score: 80 out of 100

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