This bourbon jumps right out of the gate on the tip of the tongue with maple and caramel flavors giving way to rye and spiciness on the middle of the tongue. The age comes through on the tail with strong notes of oak and bitters.
Evan Williams' extra aging gives it a richer, smoother Bourbon taste.It was give a 90-rating by Wine Enthusiast who commented that Evan Williams has, "a deep vanilla nose...and the palate shows notes of oak, vanilla and dark berries. "Nose: Slightly sharp and green with a touch of menthol. Taste: A very sweet start with soft brown sugars and caramel. As the middle is reached there is a hint of spice and maltiness. Finish: A gentle finale to a light, easy-going whiskey. Limited vanilla and a little oak sap add extra weight but the small grains, especially the malt, do hang on to the finish
Dark caramel, sweet oak and charred wood. Awards winning of five “Whiskey of the Year” awards and is the most critically –acclaimed specialty Bourbon produced by Heaven Hill Distilleries, the world’s second largest holder of aging bourbon.
Having been in Liquor Retail for a number of years, Liquor City’s founder and chief Manuel De Atouguia decided a radical change was required, not only in the way liquor stores looked but in the manner their customers were treated. He set about building a brand which asked the question “What do South Africans want”.