Eagle Rare Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey 17YO
Like its 10YO counterpart, the 17YO variety is a past IWSC award winner. It picked up silver medals in 2003 and 2011 and gold medals in 2001, 2012 and 2014.
IWSC Commentary: Nose opens with array of nutty notes with pecan and roasted almond backed by hint of anise. Some soft brown sugar leads into a distinct treacle character. Lots of ripe berry fruit as well as some tropical tones with mango and banana. Smooth flow in very mellow mouth. All components in fine balance. Long, well modulated finish.
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