Jimmy's Texas Bourbon

Bourbon

Kiepersol Estates // Texas, USA

RARE
  • Cost

  • Distiller Score

    75
  • Avg. Rating

    2.8
    2 out of 5 stars
    ( 5 )

This bourbon from Kiepersol distillery in Tyler, TX is named for WWII torpedo pilot Jimmy Hines (hence the goggles on the bottle), "synonymous with freedom." The mashbill consists of 85% corn, 5% malted barley, 5% malted rye and 5% malted wheat. Aged 11-13 months (one month in new charred oak, the rest in first fill ex Port casks).

  • age
    NAS
  • abv
    45.0
  • Bourbon
    Produced anywhere in USA; Mash bill of at least 51% corn; aged in new, charred oak barrels.
  • Cask Type
    new charred oak/ex-Port

Tasting Notes

"Neat trick - mask the youth of the whiskey by dousing it in Port! So what does it taste like? Port with corn whiskey poured into it. That's not necessarily a bad thing, but that's not really a bourbon thing either."

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