Review #1544 – Four Roses OBSQ Private Selection Twin Liquors Selection

The Schtick: This is an OBSQ recipe single barrel Private Selection from Four Roses selected by Twin Liquors. OBSQ is historically a big favorite of mine, so I’ve been looking forward to this one. Let’s give it a go.

Review #1544 | Bourbon Review #665

Distiller: Four Roses

Bottler: Four Roses

Brand: Four Roses

Selection: Twin Liquors

ABV: 57.7% ABV

Age: 8 Years 7 Months


Nose: Waffle cone, herbal spice, big hint of pine and toffee.

Taste: Medium mouth feel, some heat, but it’s behaved. Little closed off, but then the toffee, cherry, graham cracker and tobacco.

Finish: Long, but powerfully ethanol forward – very hot. Loads of dessert and fruit spice here but the heat is sort of out of control.

Overall: Heat aside, this is really quite nice. The palate has lots of great flavors despite it not exploding with flavor,

Thanks for reading!

Rank: 6


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Decoded:

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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