Review #766 | /r/Bourbon Review #424 – Barrell Bourbon Batch 009
The Schtick: This is batch 9 released by Barrell Bourbon. This is sourced from an undisclosed Tennessee distiller and is barreled at cask strength. At the time of its release, it was the oldest, and also lowest proof Barrell expression to be sold.
Distiller: Undisclosed Tennessee Distiller
ABV: 56.05% ABV
Age: 13 Years
Nose: Rich oak, cocoa, pepper, sweet butter cream, toffee and faint passion fruit.
Taste: Medium mouthfeel, very restrained heat. Vanilla, toffee, rich caramel, faint stewed fruits. Musty tobacco and cocoa.
Finish: Long with some very mild heat. Sweet cream, some orange zest, tobacco.
Overall: Really nice, much better than the batch that I have had previously.
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