|Bottling Name||Old Charter 7|
|Bottled By||United Distillers ,|
|Type||Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey|
|Alcohol content||86 Proof|
|Availability|| US: No Longer Available Japan: Not Available Duty Free: Not Available Europe: No Longer Available |
|Views (since 20080612) ||9871|
Review from drinkdrankdrunk (BourbonEnthusiast Review ID 1633, Created:20090717102549, Updated:20090717104810) View discussion on this review.
|Info on this bottle:||Late 70's, tax strip, liter|
|Proof Of this Bottle:||86|
|Nose:||Alcohol burn up front, Toffee, Butter Popcorn, Lots of Grain. Huge nose once the burn subsided. Very promising!|
|Taste:||Very Grainy with tons of oak. Light cinnamon spice notes. Not a very inviting flavor. To many earthy tones to muttle through to get to the pleasant flavors. Medium bodied.|
|Finish:||Burn short, Medium long finish on the flavor. The grain and oak flavors linger the longest. Lacking in balance.|
|Overall:||The nose was very deceiving and just didn't deliver in the flavor. It's a basic enough bourbon, but tastes much older than 7 years. It has to be. Nice deep brown, almost amber color. I'm guessing the glut was in full swing and they had to fill labels with what they had sitting around. I will let this sit and give it another go in a few months.|
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