The use of fresh, 'virgin' American Oak barrels is one of the key contributors to the overall flavour of Kentucky Bourbons, bold with spice, vanilla and a strong woody influence.
America has seen a considerable growth of craft and small-scale producers, many of which are eschewing the traditional styles, offering a more diverse range of grains, casks and types of whiskey being produced.
American Whiskey — Stagg Jr
Stagg Jr. Kentucky Bourbon 66.05% 750ml
This younger brother of George T. Stagg, the Stagg Jr. was released several years ago to meet the demand for the Antique Collection from the Buffalo Trace distillery. Available in extremely limited quantities, it is great example of why these Buffalo bourbons are so much in demand - rich and sweet with chocolate and brown sugar flavors that ming...