Bourbon Reviews:

Bottling NameMichters US-1
Bottled ByKentucky Bourbon Distillers, Ltd. Bardstown,KY
Alcohol content91.4 Proof
Availability US: Available Japan: Unknown Duty Free: Unknown Europe: Unknown
Views (since 20080612) 9036
Bottling Info

Review from BuffaloBill (BourbonEnthusiast Review ID 1300, Created:20080918131320) View discussion on this review.
Purchased at:Worcester, MA
Purchased for:$30
Info on this bottle:Michter's US-1 Batch #4J-3
Nose:Butter, butter, and more fresh churned butter. Thick and rich. Like honey dripping from a jar. Huge bourbon with a great Honey-Bee pollen nose.
Taste:Rounder than round... Buttered French Toast with Maple Syrup was unanimous amongst several tasters including myself. I cracked the seal and shared this bottle amongst many and we were all wide-eyed and taken back by it. Huge syrupy viscosity, incredible texture, balanced, and very creamy. Delicious and absolutely outstanding!
Finish:Soft and very long with lingering notes of maple and maple sugar.
Overall:I got lucky... it's one of the finest bottles of bourbon I've ever experienced. Later I found another bottle that saw too much sun near a window at a store. It had a sulfur and hydrogen sulfide (rotten eggs) overtone, but - if you get lucky - this is one helluva bourbon. It's definitely up there in my Top-10 Best of.... BB

Registered users can make comments on this review...Already registered? Log in here

Review from Bourbon Joe (BourbonEnthusiast Review ID 1132, Created:20080613100503) View discussion on this review.
Purchased at:On Sale At PALCB
Purchased for:$30.00
Info on this bottle:Batch 7K-2
Nose:Rather ordinary "Bourbon" nose. Nothing stands out except perhaps alcohol. Nothing special or noteworthy here.
Taste:Corn, very slight caramel and alcohol. Not much else.
Finish:Short and unremarkable.
Overall:This is not a Straight Kentucky Bourbon so it is probably less than 4 y/o.
Made by KBD in Bardstown, it's basically lower shelf dreck in a nice bottle. I will not be buying any more of this.

Registered users can make comments on this review...Already registered? Log in here

Log in to be able to add your own review of this bottling.
Search the bourbon reviews:
Display All Bottlers
Display All Reviews
Who is online
Registered users: Bing [Bot], Google [Bot], Yahoo [Bot]