Most Righteous Bourbon
Catskill Distilling Co. // New York, USA
Monte Sachs, the founder and distiller of Catskills Distilling Co., became interested in distilling while he was a veterinary student in Italy where he learned how to produce grappa from a local farmer. Mr. Lincoln Henderson, formerly of Brown-Forman and creator of brands Woodford Reserve and Gentleman Jack, was an adviser and taught Sachs how to accelerate the aging process in whiskey. This two year old bourbon is sold in 375 ml bottles.
BourbonProduced anywhere in USA; Mash bill of at least 51% corn; aged in new, charred oak barrels.
Cask Typenew, charred American oak
"Fresh creamed corn and cereal present themselves on the nose followed by some toasted caramel and saw dust. The palate is plush and creamy with wood spices, cocoa nibs, and more caramel. There is a youthful raw quality to the whiskey underneath it all, but the other attributes sing a bit louder. "