Willett Pot Still Reserve comes without an age-statement at 94 proof. As mentioned above, Willett now releases this bourbon as a small batch offering. While Willett’s own distillate will undoubtedly make its way into various Willett Brands in the future, current bottles probably include sourced bourbon from other Kentucky distillers. Retail price for a 750 mL bottle of Willett Pot Still Reserve varies widely
Appearance: In a glass, Willett Pot Still Reserve Bourbon appears a medium copper brown.
Nose: Sweeter notes of corn and caramelized sugar lead the way on the nose, while lighter notes of cedar and pecan linger underneath.
Palate: The palate for Willett Pot Still Reserve bourbon starts with notes of citrus, caramel, and pepper. In the mid-palate, the citrus notes subside, and the caramel and pepper notes blend with a hint of dry oak. The medium duration finish includes lighter hints of the citrus, pepper, caramel, and oak that turn a bit dry at the end.