Eagle Rare 17 Year Bourbon (Fall 2014)
Buffalo Trace // Kentucky, USA
This is the only bourbon in the 5 whiskey Antique Collection with a real age statement. It was aged on the 2nd, 3rd and 6th floors of Warehouses I and K at Buffalo Trace. Definitely benefits from a drop of water to open it up.
BourbonProduced anywhere in USA; Mash bill of at least 51% corn; aged in new, charred oak barrels.
Cask Typenew charred oak
"Very classic bourbon flavors shine here. The oak influences are very noticeable, with some candy apple, popcorn and honey. Cinnamon, nutmeg, sweet pipe tobacco round out the spices, with just a hint of leath-ah."