Old Overholt Bonded

Old Overholt Bonded

Price: $20 for 750ml

Distilled/Owned by: Jim Beam / Beam Suntory

Region: Kentucky

50% ABV

Aged For: NAS

Mashbill: Undisclosed

Cask Type: New charred oak, Char #4

Chill Filtered: No

 


 

Color: Light amber

Drank: Neat, in a glencairn

Nose: Vanilla, oak, cinnamon, sweet mash, leather, paper

Feel: Medium body

Taste: Caramel, nuts, oak, rye, cinnamon, nutmeg

Finish: Good warmth and lasting, oak and caramel with vanilla

Thoughts: A huge improvement on the regular Old Overholt, and a good budget rye. I still prefer Rittenhouse, however. If you want a more robust version of this, look for the new Knob Creek Single Barrel Ryes

Score: 80 out of 100

 

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