This legendary bourbon is released on an annual basis in the highly sought after Buffalo Trace Antique Collection. This release, approximately 15 years old, is from 2017 is bottled at a eye-watering cask strength of 64.6%.
Nose: Bold and highly aromatic with oak leading the way followed by marzipan, caramel, and cinnamon. A very inviting nose.
Palate: Rich with deep caramel and an exceptional mouthfeel. Spicy notes emerge with cinnamon, leather, black pepper, and charred oak.
Finish: Sweet undertones of caramel, honey and cherry. A long finish with oak and minty.