291 'XI' Colorado Whiskey - 11th Anniversary Batch
Finish: Aspen Wood Staves
Bottle Count: 252
Tasting Notes: Fruit: Cherry pie, dried apricot. Sweet: cinnamon and sugar toast, toffee, shortbread. Earthy: cedar, oak. Spice: cinnamon, eucalyptus
XI is Distillery 291's bold and elegant 11th Anniversary release. This is the perfect batch to showcase the best of our flagship rye mash bill and to celebrate 11 years of 291 Whiskey. XI is Distillery 291’s bold and elegant 11th Anniversary release. A batch of 4 and 3 year old rye whiskey bottled at 137.5 proof, it is both exciting and balanced. An aroma of cherry pie with extra browned crust greets you, along with eucalyptus and cedar brightness. Dried apricots, toffee, and shortbread round out the nose. The palate begins loudly with the spice and sweetness of cinnamon and sugar toast. The dried fruits, oak, and herbal eucalyptus follow, with a very lengthy and lively finish–thanks to the proof–of oak, and cinnamon covered cherries. This is the perfect batch to showcase the best of our flagship rye mash bill and to celebrate 11 years of 291 Colorado Whiskey.