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Jack Daniel's Bottled-In-Bond

Overall rating
80.11/100
votes
40
Whiskybase ID
WB116489
Category
Tennessee
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
Travelers' Exclusive
Strength
50.0 % Vol.
Size
1000 ml
Label
100 Proof
Barcode
5099873012659
Added on
15 Aug 2018 12:12 pm by hamrys

Average value

€ 49.15

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40 × member ratings

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Whisky Reviews for Jack Daniel's Bottled-In-Bond

7 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 80.11 points

  1. Xaver did not rate this whisky Expert Senior

    • Nose
      Colour:
      Again, this orange - gold

      Nose:
      Smells much more intense than the Old No. 7. Again, this special, artificial sweet aroma. In addition also directly the roasting aromas of verkokeltem wood. I mean here is the cooked, light fruit note more towards peach. Strangely, I have something like fried apple with cinnamon here. An immature, fresh citrus note is added. Dry hay and again the softwood. Again, vanilla. But to green, unripe grapes and again the metallic undertone. It's something of rusty, wet steel.
    • Taste
      Boiled fruit. Then the wood with some ashes. Mint follows. Again, I find this plastic note. That comes along with the artificial sweetness. I mean to find orange and nutmeg in the taste. Some leather and salty corn. Here again I am with hay and dry biscuits. This peppery pungency is already a bit stronger than the Old 7er.
    • Finish
      Medium. Very metallic and fresh. Nutty bitterness. Will also be drier. Towards the end honey forms in connection with hay.

  2. The_Osprey scored this whisky 80 points Expert Senior

    Jack Daniel’s Bottled in Bond Tennessee Whiskey, 100 Proof (of course).

    Dark amber.

    Aroma is huge on the apple and banana up front, leading to more of a butterscotch. The initial aroma is spiky and the fruit is delivered all in sharp ‘high notes’ if that makes sense ... but over time there’s more rounded banoffee pie, butterscotch, buttered pancake. Needed to settle down, and fortunately it did. Much later on there are faint notes of peanut brittle and milky coffee.

    Taste has equal parts banana split and apple pie, woody spice and ethanol. The lingering flavour has some banoffee subtlety but ethanol is really the key player.

    There is nothing wrong with this whiskey and I enjoyed a dram of it well enough but a bottle would feel like a bit of a chore knowing what I’d be missing out on every time I picked it up. It’s fine though. 3.325/79.5

  3. TsiAI scored this whisky 83 points Expert Senior

    Smell: caramel sauce, butter biscuits, gingerbread man, rye, wood, apple peel, pear,
    Taste: Yeast dough, tannins, ginger water, milk skin, very sour, vinegar, bitter, baked dough,
    Body: Light to medium finish: bitterness of oak, dry and rough sawdust
    overall: 83/100

  4. whiskytornado scored this whisky 83 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      83 83
    • Taste
      83 83
    • Finish
      82 82

  5. Max70 scored this whisky 82 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      83 83
    • Taste
      82 82
    • Finish
      81 81

  6. WhiskyJoey1211 scored this whisky 80 points Expert Senior

    An interestingly balanced Jack Daniel's at 50% ABV, with a mellow mouthfeel, oak and caramel flavours coming through. Gentle spices wade through on the tongue, fading into tasty jelly jujube candies in the finish.

    The bottled-in-bond qualification of this whiskey certainly helps and it is very drinkable and enjoyable, but if you are after a punch in the face with a bourbon, this is not it.
    • Nose
      69 69
      Astringent, minerality and chemical, with very dry sherry appearing just before consumption.
    • Taste
      81 81
      Fruity and mellow, oak and caramel, with a hint of vanilla and orange peels.
    • Finish
      81 81
      Quite dry, with more fresh oak appearing alongside cinnamon, and surprisingly is quite long, which is a bonus. A light sweetness of lollies rides all the way to the end. Quite pleasant.

  7. P.K.S scored this whisky 52 points Expert Senior

    easy Paint thinner flaver not my type of wisky. but better then no7. Its to young

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