Boondocks Port Barrel Finish Straight Bourbon Whiskey 8 year old - Toast Wines by Taste
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Boondocks Port Barrel Finish Straight Bourbon Whiskey  8 year old
SKU: 22897

Boondocks Port Barrel Finish Straight Bourbon Whiskey 8 year old


750ml
$49.99

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Category Bourbon
Region United States, Kentucky
Brand Boondocks
Proof 90.00
Aging bourbon in barrels is an art, not a science. Finishing bourbon demands even more talent because you're imparting additional flavor and character on what is essentially a completed product. We started with an incredibly smooth and rich 8 Year Old Straight Bourbon Whiskey, hand selected by our Master Distiller, Dave Scheurich and then coaxed even more flavor and nuance out of it by aging it a little longer in used port barrels. Throughout the process, Dave routinely pulled samples to ensure the extra aging didn't overpower the bourbon, but complimented it, adding to the complexity and character. The result, a beautiful ruby and amber color. Robust, fruity, nicely balanced with warm bourbon notes enhanced by a subtle port finish highlighted by aromas and flavors of raisins, vanilla, a touch of smoke and an oaky but not tannic sweet, big and spicy mouthfeel with a long, pleasant finish.