Smooth Ambler Old Scout Single Barrel Bourbon

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Smooth Ambler // USA

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  1. Jarred-Taylor

    Tasted
    4.0
    4.0 out of 5 stars
  2. bac231

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    5.0
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  3. halshapiro

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    3.0
    3.0 out of 5 stars
  4. washeewashee

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    4.0
    4.0 out of 5 stars
    Barrel #2026 - Aged 9 years Nose - (w/o water) Dark vanilla caramel, oaky cinnamon, oaky vanilla cola, surprisingly little burn for proof (w/ water) Dark toffee, skin-on almonds, oaky cinnamon, dark leather Taste - (w/o water) Oaky vanilla cola/caramel, cinnamon heat, hint of cherry & cinnamon red hots (w/ water) Brings out more drying oaky vanilla, caramel, light cinnamon, hint of sweet cherry candies Finish - (w/o water) Lingering cinnamon heat, sweet fruity caramel sweet, vanilla caramels, light drying oak (w/ water) Lingering cherry vanilla, cinnamon heat, more drying somehow Score - 83/100 Final Thoughts - This drank surprisingly easy for the proof w/o water. The addition of water in this one seemed to help a tiny bit on the palate & opened up a tiny bit more fruity sweet. I have mixed feelings about this one, it drinks quite easy for the proof, but has a pretty "standard" nose, palate, finish. Nothing off-putting so that's a plus, but at the same time, nothing that sets it that far apart from other bourbons. Would I drink it if offered? - Yes Would I specifically order it? - No Would I buy a bottle? - Maybe since there are single barrel variants?
    73.0 USD per Bottle
  5. crossingdan

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    5.0
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    Tasted at Smooth Ambler Distillery and purchased bottle 91/100
  6. Krajac

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    4.0
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  7. dccesq

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    4.0
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  8. chadelewis

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    4.0
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  9. 6/22/18 Smooth Ambler Distillery Gift Shop, $65, 12 Year, 49.3 ABV
  10. Karl-Schmitt

    Tasted
    4.0
    4.0 out of 5 stars
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