There are many things to love about Whisky Advocate’s 2017 Whisky of the Year, Elijah Craig Barrel Proof. Here, the editors discuss how the whiskey held up in blind tasting, what the batch numbers mean, and whether the variance among batches makes a difference to the bourbon’s quality.
The regulations that govern bonded whiskey are stringent, but for good reason. Jeff Arnett puts the bottled in bond style into context.
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