Price: $40 for 750ml
Distilled/Owned by: Buffalo Trace & Bowman / Sazerac
Region: Kentucky / Virginia
Mashbill: Buffalo Trace Mashbill #1
Aged For: NAS
Cask Type: New charred oak, finished in port barrels
Chill Filtered: Undisclosed
Drank: Neat, in a glencairn.
Nose: Mint, oak, chocolate, leather, pepper and cinnamon
Mouthfeel: Medium bodied
Palate/Taste: Corn, vanilla, oak, port wine, chocolate, bacon, brown sugar
Finish: Light to medium warmth and length, caramel, coffee, plums, and chocolate
Thoughts: The port wasn’t overpowering, which actually made for a nice bourbon with dark fruit notes.
Score: 81 out of 100