Battle of the Williams
Number of members present: 17
Common Tasting Notes:
|A||Nose: a nice sweet common bourbon nose here. Caramel, maple syrup, baking spice, oak, leather, and a touch of cherry.
Palate: white pepper, caramel, walnut, cherry, dry oak, and banana.
|B||Nose: lovely nose. Rich butterscotch, old oak, cherry, sugar candy, and light floral notes.
Palate: caramel, butterscotch, rye spice, tobacco, pepper and some fruit notes. A nice balance between sweet and spice.
|C||Nose: mint, rye spice, oak, caramel, and walnut. A handful of members thought it was a dusty.
Palate: continued mint on the taste, cinnamon, pecan, caramel, and old oak. Slightly off balanced to some.
|A||William Heaven Hill BiB 11 Yr Small Batch - 2014 Release||Bottled in 2014
|B||William LaRue Weller - 2017 Release||Bottled in 2017
Age: 12yr, 6mo
|C||William Heaven Hill 14 yr Single Barrel||Bottled in 2017
Barrel #: 14