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Woodford Reserve

Woodford Reserve Bourbon

Color: Clean, brilliant honey amber

Nose: Heavy with rich dried fruit, hints of mint and oranges covered with a dusting of cocoa. Faint vanilla and tobacco spice.

Taste: Rich, chewy, rounded and smooth with complex citrus, cinnamon and cocoa. Toffee, caramel, chocolate and spice notes abound.

Finish: Silky smooth, almost creay at first with a long, warm satisfying tail.


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Woodford Reserve Double Oaked

Color: Deep amber

Aroma: Rich notes of dark fruit, caramel, sharp honey, chocolate, marzipan and toasted oak

Taste: A full-bodied mix of vanilla, dark caramel, hazelnut, apple, fruit and spices

Finish: Long and creamy with lingering hints of honeyed apple


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Woodford Reserve Rye

Color: Rich honey

Nose: Spicy with distinct notes of rye, black pepper, cedar and cassia bark sweetened with a dusting of marzipan. Hint of pear, apple and almond dance in its depths.

Taste: Clove, rye, mint, molasses, sorghum and honey mingle together with hints of apple and malt.

Finish: Long and sweetly spiced.


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Woodford Reserve Malt

Color: Warm umber

Nose: Soft nutty notes drizzled with light caramel and milk chocolate coat a layer of fruit character (apple, dried fruit, tropical fruit). Hint of brown spice, savory mint and brown sugar mingle with a rich note of freshly milled toasted oak.

Taste: Dark chocolate and caramel coated nuts are dried out with a dusting of cocoa powder and brown spice. A fruit medley brightens a trace of toasted coconut and rich, bright oak character.

Finish: Nutty and subtly sweet chocolate malt notes.

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Jim Beam Distillery

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Barton 1792 Distillery

1792 Full Proof

Strong and full of flavor, this bold bourbon boasts an incredible deep and smoky taste, superbly balanced with deep vanilla and notes of honey.
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1792 Small Batch

1792 Bourbon has an expressive and elegant flavor profile. Unmistakable spice mingles with sweet caramel and vanilla to create a bourbon that is incomparably brash and bold, yet smooth and balanced.
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Blanton's Single Barrel Bourbon

Blanton's Single Barrel

Taken from the center-cut or middle sections of the famous Warehouse H, Blanton’s Original Single Barrel was once designated for ambassadors, dignitaries, and Colonel Blanton’s family and friends. Today, everyone has access to the world’s first single barrel bourbon. The taste profile is sweet, with notes of citrus and oak. The creamy vanilla nose is teased with caramel and butterscotch, all underscored by familiar baking spices such as clove, nutmeg, or cinnamon. Blanton’s Original is a complex bourbon with a long, smooth finish. Blanton’s Original set the standard for single barrel bourbons in 1984. Best served neat or on the rocks. Bottled at 46.5% alcohol by volume
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Buffalo Trace Distillery

Buffalo Trace Bourbon

This deep amber whiskey has a complex aroma of vanilla, mint and molasses. Pleasantly sweet to the taste with notes of brown sugar and spice that give way to oak, toffee, dark fruit and anise. This whiskey finishes long and smooth with serious depth.
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Bourbon Cream

This liqueur is rich and sweet. The smooth taste of Buffalo Trace Bourbon compliments the creamy vanilla flavor.

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Eagle Rare

The nose is complex, with aromas of toffee, hints of orange peel, herbs, honey, leather and oak. The taste is bold, dry and delicate with notes of candied almonds and very rich cocoa. The finish is dry and lingering.
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