The palate is viscous and buttery opening with sweet light brown sugar before notes of fresh red fruit, earthy spices, and a vegetal funk develops with some peppery oak chips developing in the background.
The nose opens sweet at first with notes of buttery corn and slightly earthy grains followed by bright caramel, faint red fruit, a touch of baking spices, and a hint of vegetal charred oak.
The finish echoes the sweetness of the palate but with a more pronounced toasted oak edge that brings a peppery spice alongside it and leads into an after taste dominated by tannic oak that dries the tongue and builds in spiciness with each sip.
With a mash bill of 51% corn and 49% millet, KOVAL Bourbon offers a drinking experience that is balanced, approachable, and unparalleled.The unusual g Read Morerain combination provides notes of mango chutney and vanilla on the palate, with a peppery caramel finish. Read Less