Maker's Mark Kentucky Bourbon Whisky 0,7 l
- Maker's Mark
- United States
- Alcoholic strength:
- 45 %
Price per liter: Ä 31.13/l
Makers Mark Kentucky, an interesting Bourbon Whisky with a strong vanilla note, coupled with a hint of nuts, caramel and eucalyptus
Manufactured in the US Kentucky by Beam Suntory the third largest distilled spirits maker in the world, this handmade Makerís Mark Bourbon Whisky, both visually and in particular taste presents at its best and thus conquered the American market by storm.
The premium Makerís Mark Bourbon Whisky intense vanilla aroma can be enjoyed in the nose, refreshes the senses and prepares a pleasure of tasting.
The special aroma of the Makerís Mark is evident in the mouth with a strong flavor of vanilla. This strong note harmonizes with notes of caramel, nuts, ginger root and some eucalyptus. Despite its genuine freshness, a touch of spice appears that is probably due to dried fruit and oak.
The light oak taste of this Bourbon in accordance with light smoke is reviewed in a very attractive finish. Finally you can taste hints of peach and one is reminiscent of freshly baked cheese cake.
The Maker's Mark Distillery Inc. founded by T. William Samuels is responsible for the production of its Kentucky Bourbon, American made and exported from there to the whole world since 1958. The distillery and its high quality Whisky has already gained strong popularity in Germany. During its time the distillery has remained true to the original recipe, so it almost has the exact same taste of Makerís Mark from over a half-century ago!
The Maker's Mark Distillery Inc. renounced the use of any new-fangled machines in order to ensure the exclusivity of Makerís Mark Bourbon Whisky. This effects the output quantity however ensures the special quality of the spirit. About 20 barrels of Markerís Mark is produced from 200 bushels of grain, hence the term small-batch Bourbon.
Markerís Mark is aged for around six years. The barrels are rotated from upper to lower levels of the aging warehouse in order to even out temperature differences during the aging process so that all the spirits have the same quality and taste.
Markerís Mark is differentiated from other Bourbon Whiskies by the fact that rye is not used in the mash. Rather red winter wheat, corn and malted barley is used. Markerís Mark also uses the Scottish spelling of 'Whisky' rather than the US spelling of 'Whiskey'.
Makerís Mark Bourbon Whisky is presented in a distinctively square bottle with a dipped red candle wax-coated fastener for a special look. The name of the Bourbon Whisky as well as the design of the label was given by Marjorie Samuels, wife of William Samuels.
In summary, this American Bourbon Whisky provides a harmony of warm ingredients. A strong touch of vanilla, perfectly tuned together with almonds, nuts, some ginger and eucalyptus, promises a fresh, slightly spicy Bourbon for relaxed evenings in front of the fireplace.
Small Tip: Add this Bourbon to the enriching of exquisite barbecue sauce.