Buy Double Eagle Very Rare 20 Year Old Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whisky
Double Eagle Very Rare 20 Year Old Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whisky
normally comes in two flavors – the regular 10 year old
and the once a year 17 year old from the Antique Collection. Joining these two in recent years has been a very limited
and higher end bottling known as Double Eagle Very Rare Bourbon. It has now returned for a 2021 release
according to those behind it, is the third in the series that first started back in 2019.
It continues the standard theme of this bourbon,
being 20 years old and having aged on the lower floors of Buffalo Trace’s historic warehouses.
Where it does vary somewhat is in the proof,
being 101 this time around, in what’s described as a “nod to the original proof of Eagle Rare Bourbon when it was first released in 1975.
The two-decades-old bourbon is bottled in a luxurious crystal decanter and arrives in a silver presentation box. The presentation box consists of two sliding doors
, imprinted with a design similar to eagle feathers.
The sliding doors open to a spotlight of the stunning,
hand-blown crystal decanter, which features two sculptured crystal glass eagles, one inside of the bottle and one serving as the stopper.
Only 199 of these bottles were produced and
each bottle includes an individually numbered letter of authenticity noting it is from this specific collection.
Tasting notes for this 20-year-old bourbon include a nose of dark cherries and creamy caramel
, on the palate, dark chocolate, smoked oak and dates,
followed by a long, complex finish of cinnamon, anise and oak..
he suggested retail pricing for Double Eagle Very Rare is $2,000; state taxes will vary per market. It will be available starting in February.
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