Buffalo Trace Single Oak Barrel 157
Added on Monday, Nov 21, 2011 at 07:31 PM
  Bottler: OB
  Age: 8 yrs Type: American
  Vintage: 2003 Subtype: Bourbon
  ABV: 45.00 % Region: Kentucky
  Price: $46 Availability: Specialty Stores
Rye Recipe, Entry Proof 105, Entry Weight 513, #3 Char, 12 months seasoned, Top Cut, 9 Growth Rings/Inch, 64 Staves, Harvest Location B, Warehouse L, Concrete Floor, Warehouse Location L-327
Member Ratings and Notes
Nose:  Sweet and savory, teriyaki chicken, some briny notes.
Palate:  Candy coated pine cones.
Finish:  Mostly sweet.

A bit overly sweet but some interesting flavors mixed in. 
N: Toffee and wood, butter, slight white pepper and oak, light fruit, a little cedar and a little pine. After a while some orange and vanilla develop.

P: Light on the palate, initially oaky but buttery; toffee and slight caramel, maple syrup, pepper, becoming slightly sweet and vanilla. Faint orange.

F: Drying, oak, black tea, some vanilla and light cherry notes. Light pepper and spice. 
The finish is somewhat nremarkable but this is actually pretty decent. Enough spice to be interesting but not overbearing in any direction.  
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