Plain, grassy and fruity with some oakiness and sweetness from the brourbon dish.
With water, it definitely gets better, much more vanilla and fruitiness.
Initially a substantial boost in alcohol content (61.6%) with alcohol, some ex-taste and a withdrawn taste profile.
With water, the whiskey develops and the tones from the bourbon cask such as vanilla, pepperiness and fruitiness develop nicely.
Calms down nicely after the strong bang from the alcohol, with lovely vanilla tones and sweetness.