Buffalo Trace Single Oak Barrel 99
Added on Saturday, Sep 24, 2011 at 10:48 PM
  Bottler: OB
  Age: 8 yrs Type: American
  Vintage: 2002 Subtype: Bourbon
  ABV: 45.00 % Region: Kentucky
  Price: $46 Availability: Specialty Stores
Wheat Recipe, Entry Proof 125, Entry Weight 507, #4 Char, 6 months seasoned, Top Cut, 12 Growth Rings/Inch, 35 Staves, Harvest Location A, Warehouse K, Wood Floor, Warehouse Location K-7-1
Member Ratings and Notes
N:  Dry and woody, typical BT wheater nose.
P:  Dry Cognac like notes, vanilla, ending with sweetness.
F:  Vanilla Bean

One of my favorites of the BTSO first release, well integrated and pleasant, if a bit simplistic.  A good dessert whiskey.

N: Spirity at first. Dry wood. Lightly sour and vegetal.

P: Mouth coating. Somewhat sweet, black cherry, white pepper, wood, a little cinnamon, very light toffee. 

F: Warm, drying, becoming bitter. Some of the fruit notes from the palate. More oak. A finish that's on the short end of medium long.
Too closed off to be good. Not much to enjoy.  
Copyright 2006-2018, L.A. Whisk(E)y Society. All rights reserved.