Pinhook 8 Year Old "Club Marzipan" Single Barrel Straight Bourbon Whiskey
Pinhook 8 Year Old "Club Marzipan" Single Barrel Straight Bourbon Whiskey is a unique and captivating expression from Pinhook Bourbon, known for their innovative approach to whiskey production. This single barrel release, aged for eight years, is a testament to the craft of fine bourbon-making. Named "Club Marzipan," this bourbon encapsulates the essence of its unique flavor profile, offering a distinctive and memorable whiskey experience. Pinhook's 8-Year-Old Single Barrel Straight Bourbon Whiskey is a part of the True Single Barrel Vertical Series, which aims to showcase the evolution of bourbon aging over time, from 4 to 12 years. This 8-year variant is the 5th of 9 vintages in this unique series, embodying a significant phase in the maturation journey.
- Lot #15G27
- Serial #10379
- Age: 8 Years
- Mashbill 74% Corn, 20.5% Rye, 4.5% Malted Barley
Nose: The nose is inviting and richly aromatic, hinting at the complexity within. It opens with a delightful blend of caramel and toasted almonds, reminiscent of marzipan. Layered with these are notes of vanilla and dried fruits, adding depth and a touch of sweetness to the bouquet.
Palate: On the palate, "Club Marzipan" reveals its full character. The taste is a harmonious combination of sweet and nutty flavors, mirroring its aromatic profile. The classic bourbon sweetness is perfectly balanced with a distinctive almond-like nuttiness, alongside hints of oak and a subtle spice, adding to its refined complexity.
Finish: The finish is long, smooth, and satisfying. It leaves a lasting impression of sweet vanilla and almond, with a final note of warm oak and a lingering spice. This finish beautifully rounds off the tasting experience, making "Club Marzipan" a truly enjoyable bourbon.
Pinhook 8 Year Old "Club Marzipan" Single Barrel Straight Bourbon Whiskey is not just a bourbon; it's a celebration of unique flavors and the art of whiskey-making. Ideal for bourbon enthusiasts and collectors alike, it's a whiskey that stands out in both flavor and character. Enjoy it neat, on the rocks, or as the centerpiece of a premium bourbon cocktail to fully appreciate its distinctive taste.