OLD FORESTER 1920 PROHIBITION STYLE


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SILVER
ACCOLADES
2017 SAN FRANCISCO WORLD SPIRITS COMPETITION
Double Gold

2017 INTERNATIONAL SPIRITS CHALLENGE
Silver

2017 INTERNATIONAL WHISKY COMPETITION
Silver (92.9 pts)

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This 115 proof expression is the third release in our Old Forester Whiskey Row series and celebrates the brand’s continued distillation during Prohibition. For 13 years, the production, transport and sale of alcohol was strictly prohibited. However, Old Forester was granted a permit to continue distilling on Louisville’s Whiskey Row. The 115 proof expression represents a barrel sample that company president Owsley Brown I would have batched at the beginning of Prohibition.

 

Nose: An intense medley of cherry preserves, drippy caramel, dark chocolate, thickened maple, and seasoned oak. 
Palate: Dark caramel coats layers of malt nuttiness and sweet graham cracker all warmed by green peppercorn and coriander spice brightened with a hint of cedar.  
Finish: Tart Apple crispness gives way to a long smoky finish full of toasted marshmallow, chocolate and graham cracker sweetness. 

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