Smoke Wagon "Halloween" Straight Bourbon Whiskey
The witching season is upon us, and to mark the occasion, Smoke Wagon has unveiled its enchanting and limited-edition "Halloween" Straight Bourbon Whiskey. This tantalizing release hails from the unparalleled Nevada H&C Distilling Co., whose mastery in the craft of creating exceptional bourbons
Smoke Wagon's "Halloween" Straight Bourbon Whiskey is an expertly crafted blend of top-tier barrels, aged to perfection. This bewitching bourbon boasts a full-bodied, entrancing character that boldly embodies the spirit of Halloween, evoking an irresistible allure for whiskey aficionados looking to add a truly captivating bottle to their collection. This Bourbon has the same 36% rye bourbon mashbill the distillery always uses and at 92.5 proof there's no need for chill filtration. The goal was to create an affordable expression that had the unique and unmistakable Smoke Wagon taste, consisting of delicate sweet notes and a rye spice finish.
- TASTING NOTES
Nose: The nose presents an alluring blend of aromas, with initial notes of candied apple, dark chocolate, and toasted marshmallow, evoking the spirit of Halloween. As the aroma develops, hints of caramelized sugar, vanilla, and a touch of charred oak emerge, adding depth and complexity.
Palate: On the palate, Smoke Wagon "Halloween" Straight Bourbon Whiskey offers a velvety, mouth-coating texture. The dominant flavors of caramel, toffee, and baking spices intermingle with hints of dark fruit and orange zest, creating a spellbinding balance between sweetness and warmth. Mid-palate, the flavors evolve to reveal delicate notes of leather, tobacco, and a subtle earthiness that further accentuates the bourbon's character.
Finish: The finish is long and lingering, with the warmth of cinnamon and clove gently fading, leaving behind a hauntingly satisfying aftertaste of brown sugar, oak, and a whisper of smoky spice.