ABV: 43 %
Origin: Kentucky, USA
Type: Finished Straight Bourbon
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Nose: Dusty corn, vanilla, brown sugar, fruits, anis, cinnamon and a hint of sweet liquorice.
Mouth: Watery, fruit candy, powdered sugar, cinnamon, vanilla and a hint of anis. The oak influence is present and makes it astringent.
Finish: Cinnamon and vanilla. The oak takes over and gives an astringent clear oak finish.
This version of Jim Beam was released in 2016 and is aged for 4 years, then put into new barrels for some time to create extra wood flavours. The mashbill consists of 75 % corn, 13 % rye and 12 % malted barley.