View deep amber colour with red tones. Floral nose, fruity, bright and spicy, caramel. Light smoke and burning wood campfire the next morning. Jasmine, chai tea, sandalwood, leather, snuff, pine resin and bread. Boca Tostado: vanilla, honey, caramel with some nice fruit, blueberries and black cherries. Chai spices - nutmeg, cinnamon and orange zest.
American Prairie Bourbon is named after the impressive 5,000 square mile wildlife reserve in northeastern Montana, the largest in the lower 48 states. High West are also donating 10% of post tax profits from this whiskey to the project.
The whiskey itself is a small-batch blend of two straight Bourbons, a 6 year from Seagrams in Lawrenceberg, Indiana and a 10 year old from Four Roses with a higher rye content in the mashbill by comparison:
Created in 1870, Old Forester is the only bourbon continuously distilled and marketed by the founding family before, during and after Prohibition. At 86 proof, Old Forester delivers a genuine bourbon experience, with rich, full flavour and a smooth character that is ideal for sipping neat, on the rocks, with a splash of water or in a classic cocktail.