Parker’s Heritage Collection Golden Anniversary Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey
What the Distillery Says:
The third edition honors Parker’s Golden Anniversary. Parker hand-selected Bourbon from each decade of his illustrious career and married them together. The undeniable smooth taste of this small batch Bourbon is a true representation of its namesake and while this brand, Parker’s Heritage Collection, is a tribute to him, this specific edition celebrates his 50 years of Bourbon making.
Parker’s Heritage Collection Golden Anniversary was awarded “2010 American Whiskey of the Year” by Malt Advocate Magazine, “2010 World’s Best New Release” by Whisky Magazine’s World Whiskey Awards, “2010 Bourbon of the Year, No Age Statement (Multiple Barrels)”by Jim Murray’s Whisky Bible 2010.
What Elizabeth Says:
Nose: Dried cherries in a barrel.
Palate: Vanilla and wheat fields in a fierce wind.
Comments: I really like the whole package of this one from start to finish.
Rating: Must Try
What Richard Says:
Nose: Honey drizzled fruits, vanilla extract, hints of yeast rolls, and brown butter sauce.
Palate: Banana’s Foster, caramel ice cream,polished oak furniture with leather accents, and cherry pie.
Finish: Long and lingering with wood and pepper.
Comments: Good God Damn! This is amazing. Top…five…bourbon…ever! Delicious, approachable, and layers of complexity to keep you busy on multiple visits.
Rating: Must Buy