Old Grand-Dad 114

Bourbon

Old Grand-Dad // Kentucky, USA

  • Cost

  • Distiller Score

    86
  • Avg. Rating

    3.52
    3 out of 5 stars
    ( 730 )

The "Old Grand-Dad" this Kentucky straight bourbon is named for is none other than Basil Hayden. Created by Basil's grandson, Colonel R.B. Hayden, this bourbon utilizes a high-rye mash bill. Sold in a variety of proofs, this is the 114 proof. Old Grand-Dad is part of "The Olds" in the Jim Beam portfolio which includes Old Overholt ryes.

  • age
    NAS
  • abv
    57.0
  • Bourbon
    Produced anywhere in USA; Mash bill of at least 51% corn; aged in new, charred oak barrels.
  • Cask Type
    new, charred American oak

Tasting Notes

"The aroma is full of leather, a hint of tobacco and Charleston Chew Vanilla candy bars. The palate has a nice viscous mouthfeel with some alcohol burn (to be expected at this proof), candy corn, tobacco and rye grain. The finish is long, spicy and oaky."

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Flavor Profile

Spicy