Debuting April 2017, with another release set for 2018, this limited edition bourbon from the Buffalo Trace Distillery is the 9th release in a series made to honor past distillery owner, Colonel E.H. Taylor, Jr. Made primarily with corn, the mash bill also includes rye, wheat, and malted barley –grains that the Colonel had access to during the late 1800s when he purchased the distillery. This bourbon in bottled-in-bond, at 100 proof, and aged for 12 years in charred American oak.
Colonel E.H. Taylor, Jr Four Grain Bottled-in-Bond Straight Kentucky Bourbon Whiskey Tasting Notes
Nose: Distilled with a four grain mash, this delicate bourbon has a nose that is sweet with hints of caramel and vanilla, yet spicy with notes of clove and pepper.
Palate: Flavors of caramel, vanilla and spice will provide an exciting journey while experiencing this 12 year old offering.
Finish: Spicy finish.
Buffalo Trace Distillery is a distillery in Frankfort, Kentucky, that is owned by the Sazerac Company. It has historically been known by several names, including the George T. Stagg Distillery and the Old Fire Copper Distillery.