American Highway is a a blend of four Kentucky Rye-forward bourbons ranging in age from 4-15 years. This is a special collaboration between the blending and distilling team at the Bardstown Bourbon Co. and music icon Brad Paisley.
Nose: The nose starts with bitter, dark chocolate. Shaved cocoa and grapefruit notes. There is a dark sappy flavor blending in with rye spices and oak spices.
Palate: The palate has a marshmallow start, delicate, light, and sweet. Spicy chocolate joins with treacle and a moderate oak impact. Black pepper takes the viscous liquid to the finish.
Finish: The finish is earthy with coffee, black pepper, and butterscotch overtones.