Woodford Reserve Double Oaked

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Woodford Reserve
USA, Kentucky
Kentucky Straight Bourbon
43.2%
0.7 l
Original bottling
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Nosing
Cake:
Clove:
Ginger:
Malt:
Rye:
Spices:
Sweet:
Vanilla:
Wheat:
Tasting
Oak:
Spices:
Caramel:
Clove:
Fruit:
Honey:
Pepper:
Sweet:
Finish
Clove:
Nuts:
Oak:
Oil:
Spices:

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06. Jun 2020
Nosing: RyeGingerSpicesCloveVanilla
Rye spice, Initially has quite an acetone note which drops off over time. Ginger cake, cloves. Some vanilla, but most everything else is overpowered by the spiciness.

Taste: HoneySpicesClovePepperCaramel
Sweet, and medium to light intensity arrival. Spiciness builds over time. Cloves, pepper, caramel/honey sweetness. The wood oils bring it close to bitter, but is balanced by the sweetness well.

Finish: SpicesCloveOak
Medium length , lots of spiciness, particularly clove oil. Lots of wood, a little sappy and drying over time. Some tannins showing up.

Comment:
Very decent bourbon this. The extra maturation really adds some depth, although I'm not a massive fan of the acetone note on the nose, and the sappy wood note on the finish. Still, good performance, though might be a little pricey for what it is.

82/100
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