"Bottle in a really cool glass pot still decanter. Soft and elegant on the nose and palate, and very well balanced. An incredibly drinkable whiskey. It was bottled at just the right time, based on its great balance of flavors...a very graceful bourbon." - Malt Advocate
Nose: Intensity - 2, floral notes - jasmine & orange blossoms, ginger, cinnamon, lots of bananas when water is added.
Palate: Lemon, black tea, butterscotch, citrus, nutty, honey. . .with water added, bananas & milk chocolate.
Finish: Length - medium, eucalyptus, herbal, rye, spicy, pepper, barber's shop. . .with water added, light toffee & pecans.
Overall Impression: Very floral on the nose with wonderful citrus notes; more citrus on the palate with loads of honey & then turning quite herbal on the finish. An incredibly different and inviting array of aromas & flavors when water is added!
Awards: Gold Medal, Double Gold (Package Design) 2009 San Francisco World Spirits Competition
Jim Murray's 2012 Whisky Bible 95.5 Rating
Malt Advocate Magazine 90 Rating
Spirit Type: American Bourbon Whiskey/Whisky