Maker's Mark Straight Bourbon Whiskey

Difford's Guide
User Rating (8 ratings)

You must be logged in to add items to Your Favourites

Click here to login

You must be logged in to add items to Your Wish List

Click here to login
Buy direct from

The Whisky Exchange

Bottle size: 70cl
£ 27.95
the_whisky_exchange store logo

alc./vol: 45%

Proof: 90°

Vintage: Non-vintage

Aged: No age statement

Product of: Product of United States United States

Maker's Mark is regarded by many as being the first Kentucky Straight Bourbon to market itself as a 'premium' brand. It is also noted for its high corn content and being blended in batches of 150 casks which fill around 3,000 cases.

You must be logged in to add your own notes

Click here to login

Review and Tasting


Sampled on 09/04/2015

Appearance:

Clear, golden amber with a coppery orange tint.

Aroma:

Well matured fruitcake with honey, vanilla, overripe banana, nuts and dried topical fruit.

Taste:

Soft palate of corn on the cob served on buttered lightly burnt toast with maple syrup, vanilla, bitter chocolate, espresso and spicy oak (nutmeg).

Aftertaste:

Long, nutty, dry, vanilla oak, butterscotch, bitter chocolate and espresso.

Overall:

An approachable, satisfying and easy-drinking bourbon.

Join the Discussion


... comment(s) for Maker's Mark bourbon

You must log in to your account to make a comment.

Report comment
Buy direct from

The Whisky Exchange

Bottle size: 70cl
£ 27.95
the_whisky_exchange store logo

Update information/image

Product Information

Closure: Screw / Stelvin cap

More about Maker's Mark bourbon

Produced by: Maker's Mark Distillery
Owned by: Beam Suntory
UK distribution by: Edrington-Beam Suntory

You must be logged in to submit a rating

Click here to login