Monday, April 29, 2013
Elijah Craig Barrel Proof Bourbon is a Steal!
This 12-year old expression (the age statement is relegated to the back label) is bottled at full cask strength and non-chill filtered. (What does that mean? I address chill filtration here). The kicker? It's listing at an MSRP of $40, which in the current whiskey landscape (where cask strength bourbons are rare, and often go for $60 to $90) is an absolute steal. But value is about more than price, so let's pop the cork and see what's in the bottle.
Read more about Elijah Craig Barrel Bourbon on Serious Eats Drinks.