Booker's batch 2018-01 Kathleen's batch
James B.Beam Distilling Co.
750 ML (Standard)
Together, we taste rich butterscotch, brown sugar, dried cherries and a little allspice.
The finish is a nice balance of toasted oak with caramel and brown sugar.
This batch is named in honor of Kathleen DiBenedetto, former brand manager during the launch of the Beam Small Batch Bourbon Collection in the early 1990's .She worked closely with Booker Noe over the years and in 2015, she was recognized by the Kentucky Bourbon Hall of Fame for her contributions to the bourbon category.As of March 2018, she holds the title of Senior Director of On-Premise and Luxury Marketing for Beam Suntory.Kathleen, along with Fred Noe and Booker's Roundtable Members, selected this batch in early 2018.Aged in new, charred American oak for 6 years, 3 months, and 14 days.As always, the bourbon is uncut and unfiltered at 127.proof.