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Basil Hayden’s Bourbon

  • Type: Bourbon
  • Region: Kentucky
  • Distillery: Misc
  • ABV: 40%
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Produced in 1796 by Basil Hayden, who went against the grain (no pun intended) by including in rye into the traditional corn-based mashbill. It was a substantial hit and today is one of Jim Beam’s ‘Small Batch’ range of bourbons.

Tasting Notes


Spice, tea, hint of peppermint


Spicy, peppery, honey, light-bodied, gentle bite


Dry, clean, brief

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