Temperance Trader American Whiskey

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Temperance Trader // Indiana (bottled in Oregon), USA


community rating

3 out of 5 stars
( 14 )

This is a sourced whiskey selected by the folks at Bull Run Distillery in Portland, Ore. The mash bill is mostly corn (92% corn, 8% malted barley) and is brought down to proof with water from the Bull Run Watershed, the inspiration behind the brand’s name. The whiskey is aged in used bourbon barrels for at least 6 years before bottling.

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  • Other Whiskey
    A spirit distilled from a mash of grain(s) at less than 95% ABV, bottled at no less than 40% ABV. The product must have characteristics, taste, and aroma generally attributed to whiskey
  • Cask Type
    used bourbon barrels

Tasting Notes

"Not one aromatic tries to take center stage despite the many that are present. A little vanilla, butterscotch, some floral honey, delicate green herbs, and gentle wood spices are just a few that are found. The texture is soft and not too astringent. The finish is peppery, dry and a bit smoky. Most whiskeys that have been aged in used barrels are relegated to being used as only as a mixer, this is one that can be appreciated sipping neat."

Score 91

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