1792 Full Proof Bourbon

Let’s explore the 1792 Full Proof Bourbon, a robust and high-proof expression from the Barton 1792 Distillery. The 1792 part of the name is thanks to the year that Kentucky became a state. The distillery was actually founded in 1879. It is the oldest fully operational distillery in Bardstown. The name Full Proof for this bottle refers to the proof the bourbon originally went into the barrel at, thus adjustments are made prior to bottling. This bottle of whiskey always tends to start a little ‘hot’ but with some time to breath the flavors open up and built to a beautiful finish.

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