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Knob Creek Single Barrel Reserve Bourbon (United States)


This is a notch up from the more familiar and popular Knob Creek widely advertised in magazines – a big notch up, to my palate. At 60-per-cent alcohol, it will put hair on your chest, but it's wonderfully balanced, with a strong essence of charred wood up front, mellowed by caramel, nuts and vanilla and enlivened by spice.

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Beppi Crosariol writes about wine and spirits in the Globe Life and Style sections.He has been The Globe's wine and spirits columnist for more than 10 years. In the late 1990s, he also wrote a food trends column called The Biting Edge.Beppi used to cover business law for ROB and previously edited the paper's weekly technology section. More


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