San Francisco World Spirits Competition Gold Medal in 2015, 2014, 2013
Beverage Testing Institute 2013: 92 Points Gold Medal, Exceptional
Ultimate Spirits Challenge 2015: 94 Points Excellent, Highly Recommended
93 Points Wine Enthusiast - The creamy caramel and vanilla scent is echoed on the palate, where it's also interwoven with espresso and clove, finishing relatively dry. A splash of water mellows the alcohol heat and the flavor still sings out boldly.
Aged in charred American white oak, a select number of Bulleit Bourbon barrels were set aside to age for ten years to see how the already award-winning bourbon would develop. Bulleit distillers were thrilled to find that the additional years resulted in a special expression of Bulleit bourbon that provides a rich, deep, incredibly smooth sipping experience that maintains the inherent character and high rye content for which the Bulleit brand is best known.