Rare Character The Exceptional Series Kentucky Straight Malt Whiskey has been aged for 12 years and 7 months and finished in Madeira Casks, which is a fortified wine produced on the Portuguese island of Madeira. This whiskey was distilled in Kentucky, aged in new charred oak, and bottled by Rare Character Whiskey Co. in Stanford, KY.
Aromas of dried fruit, toasted nuts, and vanilla.
The initial taste is of toasted oak and spice, followed by flavors of raisins, apricots, and honey.
The finish is long and smooth with notes of caramel and a hint of smoke.