Woodford Reserve Double Oaked Review [In Depth]
Woodford Reserve Double Oaked
Woodford Reserve Double Oaked Details
Distillery: Woodford Reserve (Brown Forman)
Type & Region: Bourbon, Kentucky, USA
Composition: 72% corn, 18% rye, 10% malted barley
Aged: NAS, aged in virgin American white oak then finished (double oaked) in another virgin American white oak cask
Price: $50-60 MSRP (750mL)
From the Woodford Reserve website:
“An innovative approach to twice-barreled bourbon creates the rich and colorful flavor of Woodford Reserve Double Oaked. Uniquely matured in separate, charred oak barrels – the second barrel deeply toasted before a light charring – extracts additional amounts of soft, sweet oak character.”
Woodford Reserve Double Oaked overview
One additional note: Woodford Reserve Double Oaked is one of the darkest bourbons that I’ve ever seen, bordering on a solid block of dark chocolate. At face value, it looks like very old bourbon.*I want to thank my friend Tyler for this sample
Woodford Reserve Double Oaked smell
Woodford Reserve Double Oaked taste and aftertaste
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Woodford Reserve Double Oaked Rating
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