Review #1415 – Makers Mark RC6

The Schtick: This is a limited release from Makers Mark featuring an entirely new stave choice. Let’s dive in! Stock photo.

Review #1415 | Bourbon Review #619

Distiller: Makers Mark

Bottler: Makers Mark

Brand: Makers Mark

Selection: N/A

ABV: 54.1% ABV

Age: NAS

Nose: Honey, toasted almond, vanilla bean and toffee. Sweet, nice nose overall, mellow and dessert like. Faint pepper and tobacco.

Taste: Medium mouth feel – soft and pleasant. Honey, brown sugar, vanilla and orange peel. Confectioners sugar, toasted almond, allspice.

Finish: Long, sweet vanilla, pepper and pipe tobacco. Rich and complex.

Overall: Very nice – sits well with the upper echelon of some of my favorites from my recent Makers Mark bonanza.

Thanks for reading!

Rank: 7

10 Most Recent Makers Mark Expressions I Have Reviewed:



1 | Disgusting | So bad I poured it out.

2 | Poor | I wouldn’t consume by choice.

3 | Bad | Multiple flaws.

4 | Sub-par | Not bad, but many things I’d rather have.

5 | Good | Good, just fine.

6 | Very Good | A cut above.

7 | Great | Well above average

8 | Excellent | Really quite exceptional.

9 | Incredible | An all time favorite

10 | Perfect | Perfect

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