Remus Repeal Reserve Series III Straight Bourbon
George Remus // Indiana, USA
This is the third straight blended bourbon release released by the brand to commemorate the repeal of Prohibition. The straight bourbons were distilled at MGP in Indiana and are made from two high-rye mash bills. For the blend, 12% was distilled in 2007 and 78% was distilled in 2008 from a mash bill with 21% rye. The remaining 10% was distilled in 2008 from a mash bill with 36% rye. This is a limited release set to launch on November 13, the birthday of the brand's namesake, George Remus, "the king of bootleggers."
BourbonProduced anywhere in USA; Mash bill of at least 51% corn; aged in new, charred oak barrels.
Cask Typenew, charred American oak
"A leaner, yet enjoyable, expression from Remus for their Series III. A crisp sea spray note leads the nose here followed by aromas of green grass and sweet oat bread. A pleasing, creamy palate coats the tongue with classic notes of caramel, vanilla, and pepper."