Wilderness Trail Small Batch Bourbon Whisky 750ml
The nose has notes of oak, vanilla, caramel, red apple, and clove.
The bourbon transitions nicely across the palate as the sweet notes of vanilla and caramel are apparent. The oak also begins to shine through as an array of kitchen spices evolve. There is also a touch of astringency present.
The palate rounds out the pour nicely as the oak, vanilla, and spices really come together. This bourbon has a short to medium-length finish.
Is small batch bourbon better?
— Many small batch bourbons are found at noticeably higher strengths than the baseline of 80 proof (40% ABV) that is the federal standard for bourbon. They may be only a scooch higher, in the 84 or 86 range, but many are found between 90 and 100, where the difference is felt more strongly.
How old is wilderness trail bourbon?
After all, the barrels impart a large part of the flavor. In addition, the Bottled in Bond gives you assurance the Bourbon was properly distilled, aged between 5-6 years and bottled by us under the supervision of the U.S. Government at 100 proof.
Where is wilderness trail bourbon made?
Wilderness Trail is one of the best bourbons available. It's distilled and aged in Danville, KY; not contract distilled or purchased from someone and bottled.
Released in 2019, Wilderness Trail small batch bourbon was the third whiskey released by the craft distillery. A Bottled-in-Bond Kentucky bourbon just like their single barrel release, the small batch features Wilderness Trail's second bourbon mashbill.