American Whiskey - Bourbon

This bottle is currently not available for sale through Proof66.This bottle is currently not available through Proof66.

Colonel E.H. Taylor, Jr. Barrel Proof Bourbon Whiskey

From: Kentucky, United States Liquor Review Category: Bourbon American Whiskey

Bottle/Rating Data

Rating Description

Tier 2
This is a Tier 2 score in the Whiskey category. It means critics have highly recommended the spirit as a benchmark in the category.
Login to Edit This Bottle

Personal Lists

Login to save this bottle to one or more of your personal lists.

Awards

San Francisco World Spirits Competition

  • 2016

Beverage Testing Institute

  • This bottle has not been rated by this competition.

Wine Enthusiast

  • This bottle has not been rated by this competition.

Proof66 Notes

Colonel EH Taylor Barrel Proof bourbon is offered right from the barrel--at heroically high proofs in excess of 125 (thus demanding a little ice and/or water)--uncut and unfiltered. It is the absolute unbridled taste of bourbon as if sipping from the barrel itself.

Read More

Rabble Reviews

This bottle has 3 ratings and 3 reviews.
Irishman Irishman (323)
Rating: 5.0 (2014-04-05)
This is currently my #2 bourbon behind Booker's. The price point is a little steep - if it were around $50 I would always make sure I had it stocked in my bar. The aroma almost forces you to visualize standing in the middle of the warehouse surrounded by quietly aging bourbon. The flavor profile is full, robust, and perfectly balanced. Dropping a couple ice cubes in your glass or giving it a splash of water will help bring the proof back down to a level where you can enjoy more than a couple.
No votes have been submitted yet for this review.
Login to vote or comment on this review.
dmarlow dmarlow (14)
Rating: 4.0 (2014-03-08)
I opted to try this one neat. Its got a nice flavor with a kick up front but a smooth finish. An ice cube or two with this one would balance it out nicely.
No votes have been submitted yet for this review.
Login to vote or comment on this review.
Proof66 Staff Proof66 Staff (160)
Rating: 4.0 (2014-03-04)
With the Buffalo Trace whiskeys becoming more and more scarce as their star ascends, the Colonel EH Taylor may represent the next burst of available leading to hard-to-find whiskey. The barrel proof, with a little water, explodes in those flavors that the bourbon enthusiast most enjoys. Can't find Pappy? Can't find Handy? Can't find Blanton's? Turn here and savor.
1 of 1 people found this review helpful
  • - Irishman up voted your review on 2014-04-05.

Login to vote or comment on this review.

Tags

We have been busy tagging every bottle on our site with keywords. Click on a tag to search on that keyword and find other bottles with that same characteristic.

Barcodes

Here are the barcodes we have collected from various sizes of this bottle. If you have additional barcodes please submit them to us!
  • 088004005528
  • 022200004107
    See an error? We try very hard to have accurate information for every bottle, but sometimes we miss something or just plain get it wrong. If you see any information or data that is in error for this bottle, please report the error to us and we'll get it corrected right away. Cheers!

    Advertisements

    Join Mora

    Related Products