Laird’s Straight Apple Brandy Bottled in Bond

Laird's Straight Apple Brandy

Price: $30

Distilled/Owned by: Laird’s

Region: New Jersey

50% ABV

Aged For: Minimum 4 years

Cask Type: New charred oak

Color Added: No

Color: Amber

Drank: Neat, in a glencairn

Nose: Apple butter, honey, vanilla, clove, oak, and baking spices

Mouthfeel: Medium body

Palate/Taste: Apples, cinnamon, nutmeg, pepper, oak, and orchard fruits

Finish: Medium warmth, good length, pepper, oak, cinnamon, apples

Thoughts: A young American apple brandy, very apple and oak forward
Score: 80 out of 100