Arkansas Barley Straight Bourbon

Barley Straight Bourbon

Small Batch, Hand Crafted

Proof: 92

Mashbill: 61% corn, 30% unmalted barley, 9% malted barley

Distillation: Double Distilled

Barrel Type: 25 gallon

Aging: at least 24 months

Awards:

95.5 – 2020 Whisky Bible 95 – 2017 Whisky Bible

Liquorice Allsorts, especially the chocolate one…; just magnificent: had this been a Kentucky bourbon I would not have told the difference. So many strains of cocoa it is hard to keep track; between them sits Manuka and Bruyerre honey, as a well as maple syrup and red liquorice; the vaguest hint of hickory fills the mid-ground; much drier now and some Jamaican Blue Mountain coffee mingles with the vanilla; they should call themselves Choc Town after this stunner…One of the non-Kentucky bourbons of the year. And the best thing I have yet encountered from this outstanding distillery…