Old Grand Dad 114 Barrel Proof Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey
Old Grand Dad
750 ML (Standard)
Fruity but very firm.The rye character is present along with a decent amount of alcohol that at times can get in the way of the flavor.This bourbon commands all of your attention and then some.
Brown sugar and rye heat.Old grand dad line is known for their above average amount of rye in their mashbill compared to other bourbons.This is very evident on its nose.Fainter hints o orange peel and spice also tag along for the ride.
The long finish reveals almost a candied aftertaste with red hot cinnamon being very present.
The 'Old Grand-Dad' this Kentucky straight bourbon is named for is none other than Basil Hayden.Created by Basil's grandson, Colonel R..Hayden, this bourbon utilizes a high-rye mash bill.Sold in a variety of proofs, this is the 114 proof.Old Grand-Dad is part of 'The Olds' in the Jim Beam portfolio which includes Old Overholt ryes.