No age statement
Category: Corn Whiskey
Product of: United States
Brimstone is the third release of Balcones' Texas corn whisky (which contains no 'e' like most American whiskey. Rather than using Scottish peat smoke to impart smoky aromas, it is smoked with sun-baked Texas scrub oak using a 'secret' process. Read more
Sampled on 02/03/2011
(batch BRM11-8 dated 06/22/11) Clear, burnished copper.
Toasted corn tortilla nose with wafts of dying campfire ember smoke and aromas of plump dried tomatoes and sea salt.
Hydrated to approx. 43% Balcones' president and head distiller Chip Tate describes this as a
Long-lasting, dry smoky, well-done crispy bacon finish. A big bold corn whisky as befits its Texas origins.
Closure: Natural cork stopper