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Category: Straight Bourbon whiskey
Product of: United States
Aged 12 years, barrelled in 1999 and bottled in 2011, this release of Old Forester's Birthday Bourbon was blended from a 62 barrel batch of 99F11 which was matured in barrels made from Northern and Ozark white oak. These were stored in warehouses H and I, on their 1st and 6th floors respectively. Read more
Sampled on 02/04/2012
Clear, dark golden amber.
Leathery caramel, cedar wood and chocolate with toasted hazelnut, clove and hints of dark berry fruit.
Dark fruit jammy flavours are balanced by dry oakynes, citrus tartness, bitter chocolate and clove spice.
Breath freshening aniseed, spearmint and clove finish.
Closure: Natural cork stopper