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Eagle Rare 17 Years Old Tasting notes and reviews

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Eagle Rare 17 Years Old

Eagle Rare
17 Years Old
American Whiskey ~ Bourbon
17 years old
Produced at
Buffalo Trace Distillery
UK, US and France

Michael Jackson

Burnt sugar. Molasses. Phenol.
Chewy malt loaf. Raisins. Burnt toast.
Not so much fiery as tingling.
The nose suggested an astringent palate, but there is some balancing sweetness.

Dave Broom

Dark, with great waves of oakiness: cherry stone, old leather, treacle toffee, vanilla pod. Given a lift with sugary notes and a sprig of mint.
Tannic. Marmalade, sweet fruits masked by the oak. Water calms it, but the oak is assertive.
Dry and oaky.
All that candy floss, toffee apple and wood reminded me of fairgrounds.
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