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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 ~ Single Malt
17 years old
Produced at
Buffalo Trace Distillery

Martine Nouet

Rich.Fruity. Dawson plums. Cooked cherries. With the sour touch of rye whiskeys. Beeswax.Nutmeg. Gets creamy and spicier.
Smooth at first. Then the spices dry it a little.Perfect balance.Marasquino cherries coated with chocolate. Toffee also. Quite rich.
Long,spicy. Slightly waxy. Nutmeg and ginger.
A bourbon for non sweet teeth. Rich, very well structured.

Dominic Roskrow

Classic bourbon,with vanilla,squishy yellow fruits,glace cherry,leather and polish.
Beautiful mouth feel,and a great balance of sweet candy notes offset by a healthy dose of rye and some drying tannins.
Medium long balanced,diverse and pleasant.
You either get this bourbon or you don't.If you do,this maintains the previous high standards.
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