Town Branch Bourbon

Town Branch Bourbon

Price: $35 for 750ml

Distilled/Owned by: Town Branch / Alltech

Region: Kentucky

40% ABV

Mashbill: 72% corn, 13% rye, 15 malted barley

Aged For: NAS

Cask Type: New charred oak, Char #5

Chill Filtered: Yes

 


 

Color: Dark yellow

Drank: Neat, in a glencairn.

Nose: Wet hay, barnyard musk, young mash, grains, pepper, cardboard, corn, and alcohol

Mouthfeel: Thin and hot

Palate/Taste: Used grill charcoal, children’s vitamins, soggy cardboard, cheap goat leather, and finally caramel.

Finish: Painfully medium in length, bitter and astringent, with almost no sweetness, sawdust and peppercorns.

Thoughts: This has likely taken several months off of my life, but let my pain and suffering redeem others, so they may not drink shit bourbon!

Score: 45 out of 100