Sazerac 18 Year Old 2019
75cl / 45% abv
Sazerac 18 Year Old 2019 Description
Crafted as part of the Antique Collection from Buffalo Trace distillery in Kentucky, this straight rye whiskey takes its name from the Sazerac cocktail, known as "America's First Cocktail" and itself named for the famous Sazerac Coffee House in New Orleans.
This 2019 release was matured in new white oak barrels with a level 4 charring for 18 years and is presented at a strength of 45% abv.
Nose: vanilla and cinnamon with rich oak.
Palate: mature and well-rounded with notes of oak, leather, molasses and allspice, before mint and eucalyptus notes emerge.
Finish: cinnamon, vanilla and warming pepper linger on.