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Nowhere is that preference more on display than in the wide range of cask-strength sometimes also called barrel-proof bourbons out there. For many Bulleit superfans, having access to a higher proof Bulleit is priceless and comparisons to other brands are meaningless. It's a straightforward palate that merely intensifies what you may love or hate about the standard Bulleit Bourbon. Aged a full seven years for a more robust flavor, this bourbon is bottled at barrel strength of proof.

Working the bourbon

For Bulleit Bourbon Barrel Strength, I was hoping for something more, but what I got was a hotter version of the standard Bulleit Bourbon - nothing more, nothing less. Working the bourbon around in your mouth pulls out some minor fruit notes that would have otherwise remained unknown. Bulleit is now proud to announce the national expansion of Bulleit Barrel Strength across the United States. Richard Thomas turned his Kentucky upbringing and eight years as a European expat into cheese, whiskey and wine writing. Cask-strength bourbon has the substance to stand both dilution and chilling from ice, making it a must-have for summertime whiskey drinking.

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The mid-palate is smooth with tones of maple, oak, and nutmeg. There are far better options to sip neat or even to mix with. Aged and bottled at Stitzel-Weller in Louisville, Ky.

Finally, in an era when many popular bourbon brand names have lost their age statements, their high octane versions have retained them. The company has not announced if they plan to expand distribution outside Kentucky. The center palate gets a dose of cinnamon and black pepper while only moderate oak plays around the perimeter. The finish is long, dry and satiny with a light toffee flavor, but with deepened oak notes.

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