W.L. Weller Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey

Rare and selected W.L. Weller Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey

William Larue Weller is probably with one of the most famous American bourbon whiskey brands that originally the Stitzel-Weller Distilling Company was, but over the past 3 decades repeatedly changed hands and today, as Buffalo Trace belongs to the Sazerac Company and also in Buffalo trace Distillery is produced in Frankfort, Kentucky. The Stitzel Distillery was located in Louisville, Kentucky and produced whiskey for wholesale the Weller family, was bought later by this and thus to Stitzel-Weller Distilling Company. During Prohibition it was under the supervision of the U.S. government and produced during this time alcohol for medical purposes. Made by Stitzel brands like W. L. Weller, Cabin Still, Rebel Yell, Old Fitzgerald and Old Rip Van Winkle. Over the years, but this marks went into the hands of various owners. After the sale in 1972 and a few years confused, closed the distillery in 1991 forever your gates. The mashbill for Bourbon whiskey under the brand Weller contains the predominant part of corn as a base and, contrary to most other Bourbons, where rye plays a crucial role, one familiar with Weller on the use of wheat as a second crop. Named after William Larue Weller, a known Bourbon Distiller in the early years of the state Kentucky, it was William Larue Weller of the then customary rye replaced by the first wheat in the mashbill for its bourbon whiskey and allegedly in 1849 his first wheated Bourbon produced. W. L. Weller Bourbons are among the best known wheated bourbons on the market. The high proportion of wheat in the mash gives the whiskey a soft and very fruity aroma, know that lovers appreciated by mild Bourbons very. The W. L. Weller 12 Years is an outstanding Straight Bourbon, which has a for wheated Bourbons extremely high ripening period. The deep bronze color reflects the light wonderfully, showing a nearly perfect purity. Its aroma is characterized by a nutty almond notes and vanilla. On the palate, showing the embossed by using wheat character, which is reflected in its sweet and velvety texture. The finish is also extremely soft and long, is characterized by a characterful oak note and recalls the grand appearance of Pappy Van Winkle - a terrific straight bourbon whiskey from Buffalo Trace and particularly for connoisseurs and collectors.

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