Union Horse Reserve Straight Bourbon Whiskey
Union Horse // Kansas, USA
Union Horse (formerly known as "Dark Horse") Distillery opened in 2010. All of its products are distilled in "Chester Copperpot"--their 500-gallon column/pot-still. Their Reserve Straight Bourbon is a sour mash made from 80% corn and 20% rye aged up to 5 years in new, charred American oak barrels.
BourbonProduced anywhere in USA; Mash bill of at least 51% corn; aged in new, charred oak containers.
Cask TypeNew, Charred American Oak
"Smelling almost like a Cherry Coke without any fizz, this bourbon has some lovely praline pecan, maple, and honey notes. On the palate: honey on rye bread, char, cloves and other baking spices, and vanilla. The spicy finish brings a tasteful heat to be savored."