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Eagle Rare

Eagle Rare

Eagle Rare

Eagle rare

Eagle Rare is the first whiskey distillery in America since Prohibition.

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Eagle Rare Bourbon Whiskey is masterfully crafted and carefully aged for no less than ten years. Every barrel is discriminately selected to offer consistent flavor but with a seemingly individual personality. Eagle Rare is a bourbon that lives up to its name with its lofty, distinctive taste experience. (Source: www.buffalotracedistillery.com

The Sazerac Company, an American family-owned producer and importer based in New Orleans, Louisiana, and the parent company of five distilleries, acquired Eagle Rare from Seagram in March 1989. (Source: en.wikipedia.org)Eagle Rare is a brand of bourbon whiskey distilled and distributed by the Buffalo Trace Distillery. Eagle Rare is 90 proof bourbon, aged for either 10 or 17 years, depending on the variety. It was introduced in 1975 and is distilled in Frankfort, Kentucky. (Source:en.wikipedia.org))

Currently, two basic varieties of Eagle Rare are produced. The first is aged for ten years (in charred new oak barrels, as with all bourbons), and bottled at 90 U.S. proof. (Source: en.wikipedia.org The Sazerac Company, an American family-owned producer and importer based in New Orleans, Louisiana, and the parent company of five distilleries, acquired Eagle Rare from Seagram in March 1989. (Source:en.wikipedia.org eIn 2021, a 20-year-old limited edition expression of Eagle Rare Bourbon Whiskey at 101 proof was released for $2,000 a bottle. (Source:n.wikipedia.org)))

Eagle Rare's 10-year variation has performed well at international spirit ratings competitions. It received a string of gold and double gold medals from the San Francisco World Spirits Competition between 2005 and 2010 and was given an above-average score of 92 by the Beverage Testing Institute. In 2013, Eagle Rare Single Barrel Bourbon was awarded the inaugural Bourbon Trophy at the International Wine & Spirits Competition in the United Kingdom. (Source: en.wikipedia.org)

Eagle Rare's 10-year variation has performed well at international spirit ratings competitions. It received a string of gold and double gold medals from the San Francisco World Spirits Competition between 2005 and 2010 and was given an above-average score of 92 by the Beverage Testing Institute. In 2013, Eagle Rare Single Barrel Bourbon was awarded the inaugural Bourbon Trophy at the International Wine & Spirits Competition in the United Kingdom. (Source: en.wikipedia.org More recently, Eagle Rare Single Barrel Bourbon won a gold medal at the 2014 Los Angeles International Wine & Spirits Competition and a Gold Outstanding medal at the International Wine & Spirits Competition (IWSC – United Kingdom). Eagle Rare 17 Year Old was awarded a gold medal in the same UK-based competition. In 2015, Eagle Rare 10 Year was awarded a Gold Outstanding medal by the IWSC, and the 2014 release of the 17-Year-Old expression won a Silver Outstanding medal in the same competition. (Source:en.wikipedia.org))

More recently, Eagle Rare Single Barrel Bourbon won a gold medal at the 2014 Los Angeles International Wine & Spirits Competition and a Gold Outstanding medal at the International Wine & Spirits Competition (IWSC – United Kingdom). Eagle Rare 17 Year Old was awarded a gold medal in the same UK-based competition. In 2015, Eagle Rare 10 Year was awarded a Gold Outstanding medal by the IWSC, and the 2014 release of the 17-Year-Old expression won a Silver Outstanding medal in the same competition. (Source: en.wikipedia.org)

More recently, Eagle Rare Single Barrel Bourbon won a gold medal at the 2014 Los Angeles International Wine & Spirits Competition and a Gold Outstanding medal at the International Wine & Spirits Competition (IWSC – United Kingdom). Eagle Rare 17 Year Old was awarded a gold medal in the same UK-based competition. In 2015, Eagle Rare 10 Year was awarded a Gold Outstanding medal by the IWSC, and the 2014 release of the 17-Year-Old expression won a Silver Outstanding medal in the same competition. (Source: en.wikipedia.org)

Eagle Rare 10 Year won the following awards in 2016: (Source: en.wikipedia.org)

^ "Eagle Rare 101. To stock up or not to stock up" Forum at Whiskey Magazine, retrieved on February 4, 2009. (Source: en.wikipedia.org ^ Eagle Rare 101 – Forum on Straightbourbon.com, retrieved on February 4, 2009. (Source:en.wikipedia.org))

I was gifted a bottle of Eagle Rare 10 year. I continue to thank my friend for showing me the next level. (Source: www.thewhiskyexchange.com A top-quality bourbon from Buffalo Trace, the Eagle Rare 10yo is deliciously fragrant and woody, and has to be one of the best bargains available in this price range. (Source:www.thewhiskyexchange.com))

Eagle Rare Bourbon Whiskey is masterfully crafted and carefully aged for no less than 10 years. Each barrel is discriminately selected, ensuring each bottle offers consistent flavour with a seemingly individual personality. The nose is complex with aromas of toffee, hints of orange peel, herbs, honey, leather and oak. The taste is bold, dry and delicate with notes of candied almonds and very rich cocoa. The finish is dry and lingering. (Source: www.amazon.co.uk)

 

50ml Eagle Rare, 1 sugar cube, Bitters. (Source: www.amazon.co.uk Eagle Rare is produced at The Buffalo Trace Distillery, the longest continuously-run distillery in the US. The site was first established at the end of the 1700s and has been making whiskey ever since. (Source:www.amazon.co.uk))

50ml Eagle Rare, 1 sugar cube, Bitters. (Source: www.amazon.co.uk)

 

 

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