Four Roses Small Batch Bourbon

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Closure: Natural cork stopper

More about Four Roses Small Batch

Produced by: Four Roses Distillery
Owned by: Kirin Holdings Company Limited
UK distribution by: Spirit Cartel
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alc./vol: 45%

Proof: 90°

Vintage: Non-vintage

Aged: No age statement

Product of: Product of United States United States

Four Roses Small Batch is typically blended from less than 30-35 barrels, only using 4 of the 10 Four Roses recipes with 50% of each of the two mash bills (OBSK, OESK, OBSO & OESO). Small batch is between 7 and 8 years old. (17 to 18 barrels are required to satisfy the target flavour profile.)

Review and Tasting


Sampled on 09/04/2015

Appearance:

Clear, golden amber.

Aroma:

Nutmeg, overripe banana and spicy oak with hints of soy sauce.

Taste:

Rich buttery and honeyed with popcorn, dried apples, Christmas spice, blackened fruitcake, vanilla and caramel.

Aftertaste:

Honeyed woody finish with black pepper and notes reminiscent of Worcestershire Sauce.

Overall:

Dry, spicy and complex.

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