We review Elijah Craig Barrel Proof (Batch A119), the first bourbon from the cask strength variant of Elijah Craig for 2019 that's been bottled at 135.2 proof.
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Elijah Craig's second release of its Barrel Proof series has arrived, coded as batch B519. As always, it's 12 year old straight bourbon, bottled at cask %
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Bourbon is the ultimate American spirit, considering the barrel-aged distilled spirit was originally produced in an area known as Bourbon County, Kentucky. To meet the legal definition of bourbon, it must be produced in the United States, must be created with at least 51% corn, and aged in new oak barrels. There are two types of bourbon whiskeys—straight and blended. Straight bourbon means that the bourbon has been aged for a minimum of 2 years, and has no other coloring or flavoring added…
The latest release in Elijah Craig's always highly-anticipated Barrel Proof series is here, this one labeled batch A119, as the first release of the year. %
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