Penelope Bourbon Barrel Strength
About Penelope Bourbon Barrel Strength
An intensification of flavor marks this delicious, higher-proof expression of Penelope's signature four grain bourbon, for a multi-layered and deeply enjoyable tasting experience.
Penelope Barrel Strength Bourbon is an excellent bottle that is very approachable. It offers terrific value for quality and is a great jumping off point for exploring higher proof bourbons.
This offers a bold, concentrated caramel tone that mingles with a hint of plum skin. A pleasant prickle of sweet spices—cinnamon, cardamom, clove, cayenne—lingers on the finish. - Kara Newman, Wine Enthusiast
Penelope Barrel Strength Bourbon tasting notes
Aromas of rich fruit, syrup, and sweetness, savory grain notes alongside pleasant citrus. On the palate, orange peel, fruit, caramel, and increased oak notes to provide a good kick in the body. The finish is balanced and smooth, candied sweetness, smoke, and savory grain.
Ways to enjoy Penelope Bourbon Barrel Strength
- Classic: sip neat, of course
- Unexpected: Try this tasty treat: the Port Authority mixes port, simple syrup, lemon juice and tiki bitters with Penelope Bourbon.
Penelope Bourbon Barrel Strength awards and accolades
Double Gold, San Francisco World Spirits Competition, 2020
92 pts & Top 100 Spirits - Wine Enthusiast, 2020
Production details about each batch of Penelope Bourbon Barrel Strength
Barrel Strength Small Batch is blended from four-grain bourbon mash bills which are aged for between 3 to 4 years in new American oak barrels. It is completely uncut and non chill-filtered. Each barrel was hand selected and blended into a single batch to create this unique offering.
Penelope Bourbon is distilled at MGP's historic Lawrenceburg, Indiana distillery, and is now blended and bottled at Penelope's new blending house in New Jersey.
Mike Paladini and Danny Polise were close friends and childhood neighbors. They and their wives got together and in classic entrepreneurial fashion decided to create a bourbon everyone could love. Penelope Bourbon is named after Mike's daughter, Penelope.
750ml & ~115 Proof (varies by batch)
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