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Bottling NameMichters US-1
Bottled ByKentucky Bourbon Distillers, Ltd. Bardstown,KY
TypeBourbon
Alcohol content91.4 Proof
Availability US: Available Japan: Unknown Duty Free: Unknown Europe: Unknown
Views (since 20080612) 7680
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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

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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.

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