Parker's Heritage Collection Promise of Hope 10 year old, 48%
Price: $90 ● Issue: Winter 2013 ● Reviewer: John Hansell
From a single barrel, but the barrel number is (unfortunately) not specified. It's nicely matured, deftly balanced, and complex, with a wide range of fruit, layered sweetness, and a cabinet full of spice, especially mint. Easy to drink—I'm enjoying it immensely without adding any water—and deceptively beautiful; there are no fancy bells or whistles here. Great bourbon, honoring a great master distiller.