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Blanton's Single Barrel Gold Original

Blanton's Single Barrel Gold Original, 46.5% abv

Cherries, cocoa, raisins mint with a hint of wintergreen on the nose. Soft dry cherries and wee spice notes on the palate. Medium long finish.

84
Ridgemont Reserve 1792

Ridgemont Reserve 1792, 46.85% abv

Almonds, delicious Moreno cherries, light maltiness in a vanilla sauce on the nose. Gentle, cinnamon and cherry vanilla on the nose. Soft finish.

78
Eagle Rare 10 Years Old

Eagle Rare 10 Years Old, 45% abv

Leather, vanilla, Maraschino cherries, vanilla and almonds on the nose. Sweet, soft cherries, marshmallow, tangy vanilla and cinnamon on the palate. Light sweet dry cherry finish.

77
Buffalo Trace

Buffalo Trace, 45% abv

Caramel, "skunky" cherries,, mild almonds and vanilla on the nose. Cherries with zest, mildly spices corn fritters and sweet notes on the palate. Edgy finish.

68
Bulleit 10 Years Old

Bulleit 10 Years Old, 45.6% abv

Corn, dry cherries, vanilla and spices on the nose. Tangy cherries, sweet and spicy on the palate. Rich tangy finish.

73
A. H. Hirsch 1974, 16 Years Old

A. H. Hirsch 1974, 16 Years Old, 45.8% abv

Sherried cherries, oak, and dry roasted nuts on the nose. Dry sherry, red licorice and fruit medley on the palate.

81
Knob Creek 9 Years Old

Knob Creek 9 Years Old, 50% abv

Oranges, almonds, dry vanilla, caramel and mildly spiced apples on the nose. Tangy dry roasted nuts, edgy citrus, caramel candies on the palate. Spicy almond and marshmallow finish. Good V4$ at $50.

81
Elijah Craig 12 Years Old

Elijah Craig 12 Years Old, 47% abv

Sweet cherries, cinnamon then light spicy fruity caramel on the nose. Almonds, cherries, dry spices, tangy and mild caramel notes on the palate. Strong peppery finish.

75
Knob Creek 9 Years Old

Knob Creek 9 Years Old, 50% abv

Peanuts dominate at the outset then oranges and mild caramel on the nose. Floral nuttiness, spices and soft caramel notes on the palate. At $42 = Good v4$.

84
Old Forester Birthday Bourbon 2012 Edition

Old Forester Birthday Bourbon 2012 Edition, 48.5% abv

Lovely soft vanilla and caramel perfume with floral and spice aromas on the nose. Light nutty notes, floral, mild tang and soft cherries on the palate. A real treat.

87