Blanton's Gold Edition 70cl 51.5% vol. is the Kentucky Straight Bourbon, along with Straight From The Barrel, star of the distillery. A single barrel distilled from corn, rye and malted barley, which is sealed, labeled and numbered by hand. It is deep, powerful and dry, marked by mellow notes of rye, nuts and vanilla.
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Blanton's Gold Edition 70cl 51.5% vol. is the Kentucky Straight Bourbon, along with Straight From The Barrel, star of the distillery. Selected from the best barrels offered by its wineries, it is distilled from corn, rye and malted barley. A single barrel in which each bottle is sealed, labeled and numbered by hand. It is deep, powerful and dry, marked by mellow notes of rye, nuts and vanilla.
Blanton's is a bourbon brand produced by Sazerac Company and is distilled in Frankfort, Kentucky, at the Buffalo Trace Distillery.
Blanton's was born in 1984 under the guidance of the master distiller Elmer T. Lee, being the first bourbon brand that focuses its efforts on the preparation of Single Barrel Bourbon, the content bottled in each whiskey bottle, would only come from a barrel and not a mixture of these to get a more constant flavor in each bottle.
The name of the whiskey refers to one of the first leaders of the distillery, Albert B. Blanton. A man who invested a large part of his life preserving handicrafts in whiskey making, dedicating 55 years of his life to the distillery.
Region: Frankfort, Kentucky.
Style: Kentucky Straight Bourbon Single Barrel Whiskey.
Aging: The Single Barrel of Blanton's usually age between 6 and 8 years in new American oak barrels. They rest in the only cellar with a metal roof of the Buffalo Trace distillery. Being metal, the heat is transferred faster than in the surrounding brick cellars, increasing the distillation's aging speed.
Nose: Dry, with powerful oak accompanied by nuts, flowers and spices.
Mouth: Complex, oak, black cocoa, spices, white pepper and rye.
Finish: Very persistent, in which oak and spices stand out.
A perfect whiskey to give or give to American whiskey lovers, check all the boxes; Kentucky Straigth Bourbon, Single Barrel and bottled at 51.5% vol., In addition to a powerful and direct character.