Bulleit Bourbon

Overall rating
Whiskybase ID
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
Frontier Whiskey
Charred American Oak Barrels
45.0 % Vol.
1000 ml
Added on
24 Mar 2011 2:11 pm

Average value

€ 37.24

3 × in wishlist

33 × member ratings

85 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Bulleit Bourbon

5 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 75.63 points

  1. Caballa scored this whisky 74 points Member Senior

    Color: dark amber with copper reflections.
    Smell: The tip tips of caramel, plum jam, cloves and star anise nails.
    Mouth: Full-bodied and enveloping, it expresses a structured slightly spicy flavor and the presence of nutmeg and maple syrup. Long and decided by persistence and spicy caramelized.

  2. AdelphosHume scored this whisky 80 points Expert Senior

    A solid bourbon. Rich and sweet on the nose. The spice grows and the sweetness diminishes with time in the glass. The palate is sweet baking spices and rich grains with a touch of fruits.
    • Nose
      Sweet vanilla and honeyed rye (dill), ripe and dried banana, oak and a touch of barrel char, rich fruits (sweet cherries, dried sugared pineapple, and baked apple) and mixed baking spices, and a touch of roasted grains and nuts coated in brown sugar that ride the alcohol vapor finish.
    • Taste
      Honeyed muesli and baking spices in brown sugar, rye and cinnamon coated baked apples with orange peel, banana custard with orange zest, and sweet - vanilla and cherry schnapps.
    • Finish
      Bitter-sweet rich roasted grains, molasses and a touch of licorice and chocolate mint, oak and mixed unsalted roasted nuts.

  3. Demasy scored this whisky 80 points Member Senior

    very easy going Bourbon.. Vanilla, yes!

    but there's also a sweetness that feels very artificial when you've tasted a more diverse range of whiskies.
    The sweetness overpowers to much, leaving little else to discover in the glass.. but it remains an easy sipper that's enjoyable on summer evenings :)

  4. oppi scored this whisky 71 points Expert Senior

    Spicy and full vanilla

  5. Mr.Sandwich did not rate this whisky Expert Senior

    • Nose
      Very full and mild. Honey, toasted oak and cereal notes.
    • Taste
      Very strong and robust with rye and spicy oak. Followed by honey, a little vanilla and rather less sweetness. This Bulleit looks sharp, a few drops of water are good for him.
    • Finish
      For its 45%, the finish is surprisingly light and slightly dry. The medium-long finish is also slightly smoky.


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