Milam & Greene Whiskey just lately launched a brand new restricted version, literary-themed mix of straight bourbon whiskies referred to as the “Unabridged Quantity 1.”
In a press release from Milam & Greene, it’s famous that the whiskey makers created Unabridged Quantity 1 by calling on the experience of three award-winning authors and whiskey specialists: Heather Greene, CEO of Milam & Greene; Noah Rothbaum and David Wondrich, authors of the Oxford Companion to Spirits and Cocktails; and Flaviar’s resident liquor specialists.
The panel of specialists tasted many whiskey samples, then created a mix of straight bourbons made in three completely different states and of various ages.
Milam & Greene Unabridged Quantity 1 is now out there at choose retailers throughout the U.S. in addition to on-line.
“Unabridged celebrates friendships unfolding all through the unedited and messy chapters of our biographies,” stated Milam & Greene Whiskey CEO Heather Greene.
“As pals and fellow whiskey-writers, the three of us had an implicit pact to help one another’s desires. After publishing many books and tons of of articles, garnering awards, and 1000’s of tastings, Unabridged makes good on that promise. Milam & Greene Unabridged showcases the flavors a barrel can impart into bourbon over time and place.”
Whiskey mixing is alleged to be on the core of Milam & Greene, utilizing the strategy to craft the Triple Cask Straight Bourbon Whiskey and the Port Completed Straight Rye Whiskey.
Unabridged attracts from the distillery’s library of casks growing old in its rickhouse in Blanco, Texas. This expression is created with straight bourbon whiskies distilled by Grasp Distiller Marlene Holmes onsite in Texas and at Bardstown Bourbon Firm, each utilizing the identical mash invoice.
Bourbon distilled in Tennessee and aged 4, 6, and 14 years, together with 4-year-old Kentucky bourbon spherical out the chapters. It’s hand-bottled at 59% ABV, 118 proof.
Milam & Greene Unabridged Quantity 1 distiller’s notes:
A posh whiskey with a spirited persona developed by mingling varied bourbons from completely different states, and a variety of ages. A pop of spice punctuates the preliminary style. This notice is born within the younger casks growing old within the Texas Hill Nation. The whiskey’s taste evolves right into a softness on the mid-palate with toasty robustness from the malted rye. It finishes with darkish cherry notes attribute of older bourbon.
David Wondrich, Flaviar’s resident spirits and cocktails historian, described the whiskey: “On the nostril is an oaky, split-log tang, which is cushioned by waves of pecan pie, maple syrup and creamed corn and a whiff of alcohol driving every part ahead. The palate is wealthy and chewy, with cinnamon-spice oak and dark-chocolate notes to stability the richness. Lengthy end.”
Noah Rothbaum, head of cocktails and spirits for Flaviar, stated that “on the nostril, I get robust maple syrup and caramel notes with a little bit of baking spices. On the palate, I get wealthy darkish chocolate notes, plus stone fruits and a fantastic trace of malted rye and toasted wooden.”
Thirty-eight barrels had been used to create Unabridged. The whiskey is on the market for a prompt retail worth of $89.99 at choose retailers within the U.S. and in Alberta, Canada in addition to on-line at www.milamandgreenewhiskey.com and at www.flaviar.com.