Tasting Notes: A reddish amber color.
Nose: A spicy aroma of Dried Citrus and Orange Peels with a hint of Caramel and Vanilla.
Palate Entry: Full and soft, marked by a mix of Burnt Sugar, Caramel, Orange, and Cloves.
Finish: Muted but well balanced with Vanilla, Honey, and Citrus.
Ultimate Beverage Challenge 97 points - Leather and buttered popcorn pop up on the nose, along with vanilla, dried cherry and oak notes all reminiscent of a Panettone cake. The texture is oily and fat, while the taste is buttery, rich and sumptuous. It finishes with notes of toasted wood and butter. An incomparable whiskey that unfolds in the glass. (Mar 2013)
A sweet taste profile with citrus and oak, the creamy vanilla nose gives way to flavors of burnt sugar, caramel, orange and cloves. Once designated for ambassadors, dignitaries, and friends of founder Colonel Blanton, today everyone has access to the world's first single barrel bourbon.