Benchmark Small Batch Bourbon
Buffalo Trace Distillery
750 ML (Standard)
Vanilla, sweetened cornbread, tip-of-tongue spice.Some grape and then oak spice with a hint of cinnamon.Sweet heat is starting to balance out.Pink peppercorn adds a little spice after air.Mouthfeel is oily, coating, and chewable.
Caramel, unsweetened cornbread,roasted corn.
Baking spices, a nice oak hit that'Spleasantly spicy without being woody.Long and lingering.
Benchmark is a brandname from the infamous Buffalo Distillery, nowadays named after the McAfee brothers who lived in Frankfort in the 1700'S .McAfee'S Benchmark was created by Seagram'S in the 1960'S as a premium Bourbon.In those days it was known as Benchmark; only much later it was given it'S current name McAfee'S Benchmark.In 1989 the Sazerac Company acquired Benchmark.