Blanton Distilling (Buffalo Trace Distillery) – (Frankfort , Kentucky)
Grain – Corn (at least 51%) Rye, Barley
PROOF: 93 (48%)
AGE: No Age Statement (Best Guess 12-14 Years)
TYPE: Single Barrel
Notes: This whiskey is produced at the scenic Buffalo Trace Distillery in
Frankfort (close to Woodford Reserve Distillery if you are touring) home
of numerous other whiskies such as Ancient Age, Eagle Rare 10 year-old, Eagle Rare 17 year-old, Rock Hill Farms, Hancock Reserve, George T. Stagg, Old Charter, W.L.Weller Special Reserve, W.L.Weller 12, and Elmer T. Lee.
Taste: Sweet start, then going dry quickly,creamy roundness to it ,corn and rye.Touch of persimmon perhaps, char and rye at the end. Smooth whisper of a finish. Dry, almost amontillado-like bouquet, leather, and on
more warming: char, toffee, some spicyness, and a faint trace of marzipan.