Barrell Whiskey Batch 004


Paid: $65 for 750ml

Distilled/Owned by: Sourced / Barrell

Region: Indiana & Tennessee

60.3% ABV

Mashbill: Undisclosed, uses corn, rye, and malted barley

Aged For: 11 years

Cask Type: New charred oak, ex-bourbon casks, finished in ex-Barrell Rum batch 001 casks, and rye casks

Chill Filtered: No

Color Added: No

Color: Golden

Drank: Neat, in a glencairn.

Nose: Sweet sugars, buttered popcorn, vanilla, toasted oak, spices, dried grass

Mouthfeel: Full bodied

Palate/Taste: Coconut, hay, vanilla, cream, cinnamon, cloves, and butterscotch

Finish: Warm and lasting, dry with rye spices, oak, herbs, molasses, and pepper

Thoughts: It’s an enjoyable whiskey, with the rum or rye casks never dominating in finish, but adding just a small layer to the base whiskey.

Score: 82 out of 100

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