The Walking Dead Kentucky Straight Bourbon
The Walking Dead // Kentucky, USA
This bourbon is a collaboration between multi-platform entertainment company Skybound, the company behind the comic and tv series The Walking Dead, and alcoholic beverage conglomerate Diageo. It is a Kentucky straight bourbon bottled with no age statement at 94 proof. This limited edition bourbon will launch nationwide in fall 2019.
BourbonProduced anywhere in USA; Mash bill of at least 51% corn; aged in new, charred oak barrels.
Cask Typenew, charred American oak
"Bright, sweet, and a little bit funky. The nose is all about candy aromas with banana as the main player. Chili flake and a distant note of rose add some layers here. On the palate, this whiskey has good oiliness up front with notes of pepper and caramel, but does drop out a bit in the finish."