Sazerac 18 Year Old Antique Collection Kentucky Straight Rye Whiskey

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Closure: Screw / Stelvin cap

More about Sazerac 18 Year Old

Produced by: Buffalo Trace Distillery
Owned by: Sazerac Company Inc.
UK distribution by: Hi-Spirits
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alc./vol: 45%

Proof: 90°

Vintage: Non-vintage

Aged: 18 years

Product of: Product of United States United States

Released annually in the Autumn, each release specifying how many barrels (medium #4 char) the batch was blended from and in what warehouse the barrels were aged. Sazerac 18 Year Old is chill filtered prior to bottling.

Review and Tasting


Sampled on 05/02/2016

Appearance:

(sample 2014 release) Clear, deep bronze.

Aroma:

Toffee apple, chargrilled corn-on-the-cob, molasses, crushed mint leaves, cinnamon, nutmeg and black pepper spice.

Taste:

Toasty/burnt bready cereal and backed apple with cinnamon, nutmeg and black pepper spice.

Aftertaste:

Cinnamon and black pepper spice with maple syrup coated nuttiness.

Overall:

Better enjoyed neat. Somewhat falls apart with water.

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