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Baker's 7-Year-Old Single Barrel Bourbon Whiskey
(Kentucky) [WA 93, #16 Top 20 of 2019]

Limit: 3 per customer
Regular price $100.00 Sale price $59.97 Save $40.03
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About the Whiskey:
Maintaining its 107 proof and minimum seven-year age statement, Baker’s will also debut a new bottle design, featuring details about the individual barrel, including the age, the warehouse in which it was aged and the date it was barreled.

Baker’s Bourbon is distilled at a lower proof than most whiskies from the James B. Beam Distilling Company, which contributes to its rich flavor, the company says. As a single-barrel bourbon, the tasting notes will vary from barrel-to-barrel and bottle-to-bottle, but some of the defining characteristics include:

Nose: Fruity, caramel, toffee, dark fruit, spice.

Palate: Nutty, with good grip. Plenty of tangy fruit with vanilla spice and rounded char.

Finish: Rounded, good length, sweetness and coffee.
Mashbill: 77% Corn, 13% Rye, 10% Malted Barley

Awards/Reviews


93 Points & #16 Top 20 Whiskies of 2019 - Whisky Advocate:
"Poor Baker Beam, great-nephew of Jim Beam. His eponymous Baker’s bourbon ended up a sleeper bottle alongside rightfully lauded Booker’s bourbon and stellar limited editions of Knob Creek. But this year, Baker’s has reason to boast, as it gets the single-barrel treatment. It will remain 107 proof and a minimum of 7 years old. However, the addition of details like barreling date, age, warehouse, and barrel number will make for fun treasure hunting. Our bottle offered a lush palate of blackberries, delicious dried fruits, licorice, and cinnamon." — Jeffery Lindenmuth

"From the first sips of this tasting I was awarded with multiple layers of flavors and textures. Baker’s Single Barrel Bourbon grants a glimpse into the fire of inspiration that the distillers built into this pleasant sipper crafted with boisterous and bold flavors for a more adventurous bourbon drinker."
-The Whiskey Wash