Aged: 7 years
Product of: United States
Named Old Scout due to this bourbon being blended from whiskies ‘scouted out’ and purchased from third-party distilleries. Made from a high rye mashbill of 60% corn, 36% rye and 4% malt and aged seven years in new American oak barrels, Old Scout is bottled without chill-filtration.
Review and Tasting
Sampled on 29/12/2014
Clear, deep burnished coppery amber.
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