KENTUCKY GOLD

Kentucky Gold is a straight Bourbon Whiskey. Since there is no age statement and it is straight, the spirit is aged at least four years in new oak. It is associated with Heaven Hill, but the labeling suggests that the core spirit might have been produced and bottled elsewhere.

One of the ways that they have been able to provide a real Bourbon in this price range is through the relatively odd ABV of 37%. This allows them to increase barrel yield by nearly 10% by volume. This cuts the flavor and texture a bit and produces a the thinner mouth feel. 

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