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Spirit Works Four Grain Straight Bourbon (Batch 001), 45%

Price: $50 Issue: Fall 2020 Reviewer: David Fleming

From Spirit Works Distillery in Sonoma County, California, pot distilled from a blend
of two bourbon formulas that feature 60% corn with wheat, rye, and barley, aged a
minimum of 4 years. Herbs, black pepper, and caramelized sugar on the nose, with
lots of minerality. The palate has notes brown sugar, fennel, bitter chocolate, almond
oil, and white pepper, followed by a finish of wild herbs and tart spices. (1,020
bottles)