Age: 12 Years
Mash Bill: 77% Corn, 13% Rye, 10% Barley
Received: September 2017
This Knob Creek barrel was filled and entered the warehouse on October 15, 2004. It was stored on the 4th floor of a 9-floor warehouse. The barrel proof at the time of bottling was 133.7 proof.
Flight Club members Scott Hill and Stephen Netherton were able to taste the barrel samples in February, shortly after R&J selected their barrel.
Knob Creek Single Barrel – R&J Store Pick (Reviewed by Flight Club in November 2017)
Nose: Sweet; deep musty oak; caramel; earthy character; no notable fruit; furniture polish.
Palate: A slow crescendo; grape soda; fudge.
Finish: Long; rich and powerful oak; caramel; cherry.
R & J Discount Liquor
3015 E. Douglas Ave.