Age: 9 Years
Mash Bill: 77% Corn, 13% Rye, 10% Barley
Yield: 156 bottles
Received: March 2017
This Knob Creek barrel was filled and entered the warehouse on February 6, 2008. It was stored on the 3rd floor of a 9-floor warehouse. The barrel proof at the time of bottling was 123.1 proof.
Knob Creek Single Barrel Davis Barrel 1 Pick (9Year) (120 Proof) (Reviewed by Scott Hill)
Nose: Polished oak; leather; toffee; dark chocolate; apple cider; mixed berries; vanilla; rich baking spice; dry peanut. Very light burn given 120 proof.
Palate: Creamy and briny. Brown sugar; leather; toffee; dry oak; vanilla; apple skins; ripe plum; baking spice.
Finish: Honey roasted peanut; salt; plum; brown sugar; drying dark chocolate leaving apple and plum skins with some dry leather.