The Schtick: This is a Diageo product line that used to be contract distilled by Four Roses in KY. The new producer is undisclosed.
Bottler: Bulleit (Diageo)
ABV: 45% ABV
Nose: Caramel, honey, pepper, clove, faint tobacco, light grain.
Taste: Thin to medium mouth feel. Corn, honey, young green youth notes. Light pepper, some astringency, clove, faint tobacco.
Finish: Short, hot, toffee, vanilla, pepper, faint mustiness.
Overall: This drinks like a very young bourbon, and I reckon it is. It’s harsh, thin and generally not super complex.
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