Review #84. Corner Creek

Review #84 | /r/Bourbon Review #46 – Corner Creek

The Schtick: Mmmm, craft whiskey.


Distiller: Corner Creek

Bottler: Corner Creek

ABV: 44% ABV

Age: NAS

Source: Sample


Nose: Very sweet, lots of vanilla and cream. Some mild cinnamon and pepper.

Taste: It has a thin mouth feel but a pretty impressive palate for craft whiskey. It’s mildly astringent but well balanced with lots of vanilla and cream sweetness. Starting to strike me as a dessert bourbon.

Finish: Short but nice and spicy. I like it more than I expected.

Overall: I don’t know a whole lot about Corner Creek and I decided not to look into it too much before I tried this. Overall, I was pretty impressed given that it’s a pretty low proof dram. I can totally see myself enjoying this while eating some pralines or a bowl of ice cream after dinner. Light, delicious and very gentle on the palate. Not a bad dram for the money.

Thanks for reading!

Rank: 5


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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