Rebel Yell Kentucky Straight Bourbon
Rebel Yell // Kentucky, USA
Rebel Yell is a wheated bourbon brand contract distilled at Heaven Hill Distillery, but owned by Luxco, Inc. Rebel Yell has been a registered brand since 1936 although the recipe for the bourbon dates back to 1849. It is bottled without an age statement at 80 proof. Note: The portfolio for Rebel Yell all received a makeover with updated labels in April 2019.
BourbonProduced anywhere in USA; Mash bill of at least 51% corn; aged in new, charred oak barrels.
Cask Typenew, charred American oak
"Nose is full of cut wood, dried apples, a bit of grass and light caramel. Palate very little burn, wheated mash bill comes through with hints of vanilla. Finish is quick with barnyard coming though with fresh cut wheat."