2016 Ultimate Spirits Challenge

Stagg Jr. Kentucky Straight Bourbon (United States), 64.85% abv, $49.99

97
Extraordinary,
Ultimate Recommendation

Tasting Notes:

The surprisingly delicate nose is tiered with spice cake, dried fig, and a touch of maple syrup. Smooth caramel comes to mind on the thick yet smooth palate, along with complex notes of wet earth and oat cookies. Endlessly layered.

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Cocktail Recommendation:

Ward Eight: 3½ Stars, Very Delicious
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