Pinhook Bourbon War 4 Year Vertical Series
Pinhook // USA
Pinhook releases new vintages of bourbons and ryes each year, always named after thoroughbred horses. The vertical series is planned to last nine years, releasing a blend of barrels ranging in age from 4 to 9 years. This first release is the four year. It has a mash bill of 75% corn, 20.5% rye, and 4.5% malted barley.
BourbonProduced anywhere in USA; Mash bill of at least 51% corn; aged in new, charred oak containers.
Cask Typenew, charred American oak
"Bourbon War, as the name suggests, is an assertive whiskey. It's warming and spicy, with notes of vanilla, brown sugar, clove, and walnut, and finishing with hints of pipe tobacco. The concept of a nine year vertical is intriguing, and it is off to a promising beginning. "