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Overall rating
77.25/100
votes
4
Category
Bourbon
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Casktype
New American Oak + Beer Barrel Finish
Strength
40.0 % Vol.
Size
750 ml
Barcode
614036107017
Added on
14 Oct 2014 9:32 pm by Thomas68
UncoloredNon-chillfiltered

Average value

€ 91,55

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Whisky Reviews for New Holland Brewing Beer Barrel Bourbon

1 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 77.25 points

  1. [2stoned] aKu scored this whisky 83 points Expert Senior

    I would have liked to try it blind, to see if I would have recognized these Bockbier / Malzbiernoten. A higher alcohol strength would be good for him, so he looks in the mouth and finish too thin and short, there are some point deduction. Otherwise, a well-made bourbon is already different and stands out from the usual bourbon uniformity.
    • Nose
      It is already different, in the foreground is dark, sweet malt and behind it comes a little vanilla and toffee. At least some glue can be guessed, but does not bother at all. With some time passes the adhesive note and it comes a little dark berry compote. Too much time in the glass and it fades clearly.
    • Taste
      Slightly sweet, with a hint of creaminess and a little bit of bitterness, dark caramel and dark goat beer (am I just imagining it because I know there was a finish in the beer keg?). The 40% are a bit watered down
    • Finish
      In the finish a bit weak and short. Again dark malt, dark caramel and some bitterness, which also reminds again of the hops in the beer. A few poppy, slightly sweet forest berries are still left behind.

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