W.L. WELLER SPECIAL RESERVE BOURBON WHISKEY
The Original Wheated Bourbon Whiskey features an exceptionally smooth taste, substituting wheat for rye grain. Bottled at 90 proof, this bourbon stands out with its burnt orange color. Its softer flavor notes make this bourbon great for sipping or making cocktails.
Proof: 90 (45% ABV)
Origin: United States
Distillery: Buffalo Trace Distillery
The W.L. Weller bottles are the coveted “Wheated” bourbons released by Buffalo Trace Distillery with Special Reserve being the lowest priced and most available of the line. It is non-age stated and comes in at 90°. Anyone familiar with bourbon know of the Weller line and its relation to the high-end Van Winkle bourbon line.
W.L. Weller Special Reserve Bourbon Whiskey Tasting Notes
Nose: Spirit driven, light and fruity…pear, tangerine, pineapple, lemon grass, and slight vanilla.
Palate: Light custard, Pawpaw fruit, lemon, and pineapple. Very little oak influence.
Finish: Short and tart with citrus zest, and vanilla.
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.