Woodford Reserve has long been one of my all-time favorite “go to” bourbon whiskey choices and an enjoyable premium Bourbon to top off a long day of meetings and travel or a toast with old friends and family. Vital Stats: This special edition whiskey is made from 72% corn, 18% rye and 10% malt, and registers 123.6 proof. Let’s get to the review. Woodford Reserve claims this mashbill was chosen to maintain the house characteristics familiar from its bourbons, and is thus sweeter than most ryes. Woodford Reserve Bourbon Review. Woodford Reserve Rye Review. Normally we see Woodford Reserve’s Master’s Collection Series releases in the fall — like late 2019’s Chocolate Malted Rye Bourbon — but lately Master Distiller Chris Morris has been dropping a spring surprise: Woodford Reserve Master’s Collection Batch Proof. In all respects except the proof statement and the bottle stock, this is the same bourbon as Woodford Reserve.
It is also known as "Distiller's Select".
INGREDIENTS 1/2 pound or 2 sticks butter at room temperature 2 cups white sugar 4 eggs 1 tablespoon Woodford Reserve Bourbon Zest of 2 lemons 3 cups all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon kosher salt 1 […] INGREDIENTS 1/2 pound or 2 sticks butter at room temperature 2 cups white sugar 4 eggs 1 tablespoon Woodford Reserve Bourbon Zest of 2 lemons 3 cups all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon kosher salt 1 […] “A simple and delicious cake made even more elegant when topped with berries and whipped cream.” Recipe and Photos found here at www.woodfordreserve.com. I have always found Woodford Reserve to be consistent and available wherever I go in the country and downright pleasurable to imbibe. The art of making fine bourbon first took place on the site of the Woodford Reserve Distillery, a National Historic Landmark, in 1812.
Price: $50. Appearance: The liquid is very clear, a rich red-brown like finished cedar that forms fat, slow tears.. Owner Brown-Forman uses the same mash across most of its Kentucky whiskeys: 72% corn, 18% rye, and 10% malted barley. Woodford Reserve Master's Collection Batch Proof Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey - 2020 Edition. #69 Woodford Reserve Distiller’s Select, Batch 4612, Bottle 3229 (45.2%) (Kentucky Straight Bourbon) (re-reviewed) I had the last Woodford Reserve from one of the Advent sets, and it didn’t have particulars, so I’m going to review this again from a bottle I just bought, as if I hadn’t already reviewed it. This high-rye bourbon has a mash bill containing 18% rye. It’s somewhat unlike other bourbons, in that it contains some percentage of whiskey made in copper pot stills and triple-distilled – in the Irish style of whiskeys such as Redbreast. Distiller: Woodford Reserve Mashbill: 53% rye, 14% malt and 33% corn Cask: New charred oak Age: NAS ABV:45%. Woodford Reserve Double Oaked Bourbon vs. Old Forester 1910 Old Fine Whisky Review January 29, 2020 by Mike & Mike No Comments Two Brown Forman products with similar barrel finishing techniques fight for a space in your cabinet. Find a 750mL bottle in select markets worldwide for $129.99. NOSE Butterscotch, fruit and caramel dominate with lighter notes of toasted grains, Banana Laffy Taffy and spice. The perfectly balanced taste of our Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey is comprised of more than 200 detectable flavor notes, from bold grain and wood, to sweet aromatics, spice, and fruit & floral […]
This could be considered a “high rye” bourbon, although the brand is not marketed as one.