Bardstown Bourbon Company Origin Series Kentucky Straight Rye Whiskey Finished in Toasted Cherry Wood and Oak Barrels
An innovative and captivating expression that pushes the boundaries of traditional whiskey-making. As part of the Origin Series, this exceptional release showcases the distillery's dedication to crafting unique and memorable whiskeys that explore new frontiers in maturation and flavor development. This Kentucky Straight Rye Whiskey is carefully aged in traditional charred oak barrels before being finished in toasted cherry wood barrels. The additional finishing imparts a distinctive depth of flavor and character, creating a harmonious balance between the bold spice of rye and the rich, smooth nuances of cherry wood and oak.
- TASTING NOTES
Nose: The nose is an intricate blend of fragrances, featuring daring tones of rye spice, sweet caramel, and cozy baking spices. As the scent unfolds, there are nuances of rich dark cherry, toasted oak, and a dash of creamy vanilla, imparting an added layer of intricacy and depth.
Palate: This Rye Whiskey is a true delight for the senses. With its full-bodied and velvety texture, it offers a profound experience of rye spice, cinnamon, clove, cherry, dark chocolate, and the warmth of toasted oak. As you savor it, you'll catch delicate hints of dried fruits, leather, and earthy tobacco that add to its depth and complexity, culminating in a well-rounded and harmonious profile.
Finish: The finish is long and satisfying, with the lingering warmth of rye spice and toasted oak gently fading, leaving behind a gratifying aftertaste of sweet cherry, dark chocolate, and a whisper of smoky char.