A.D. Laws Triticum Straight Wheat Whiskey
Laws Whiskey House // Colorado, USA
A.D. Laws is a grain-to glass distillery in Denver, Colorado. The distillery makes a variety of whiskeys, all using heirloom grains from family-owned Colorado farms. To make their Tricticum Straight Wheat Whiskey, 100% soft white Centennial wheat grown in Colorado is used. The distillery utilizes open-air fermentation and the whiskey is double distilled in their Vendome four-plate pot/column still. Aged no less than 3 years in 53-gallon new American white oak barrels and bottled at 50% ABV.
Wheat WhiskeyMash bill at least 51% wheat; aged in new, charred oak barrels
Cask Typenew, charred American oak
"Warm gold in color. Caramel, honey, and vanilla characterize the bouquet. Toasted notes of cereal grains and a presence of nuttiness comes through on the initial attack. The mid-palate has a sharpness to it that finishes cleanly with lingering notes of burnt brown sugar and vanilla spice."