John B Stetson Bourbon: Tasting Note

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Produced under license from the famous hat company and first released in 2012, John B Stetson bourbon whiskey is a Non Age Statement Kentucky Straight Bourbon distilled by an anonymous producer. Utilizing a mash bill that includes rye and wheat along with the customary corn and malted barley this bourbon is double distilled in copper pot stills. Bottled at 84 Proof/ 42% alc., this bourbon is competitively priced between $25 and $30.

Please make this bourbon feel welcome at its first Whisky Jewbilee.

Color – Blonde

On the nose – Pleasant corn sweetness, a little citrus and just a hint of oak

Flavors in the mouth – Soft entry with vanilla, continuing citrus, and a spicy pepperiness

Finish – Short and drying with lingering pepperiness and almond skins

Overall – A solid bourbon for the price point that goes down very easily. Give it a try and see if it’s something you’d like to add to your regular rotation.

Be sure to look for John B Stetson bourbon whiskey on the main floor at Studio450.