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Blanton's Single Barrel Gold Edition Dumped 2019

Lot: 234597
Blanton's Single Barrel Gold Edition Dumped 2019
Blanton's Single Barrel Gold Edition Dumped 2019
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Winning Bid: £120

Blanton's Single Barrel Gold Edition Dumped 2019

Distillery:
Buffalo Trace
Age:
see lot description
Vintage:
n/a
Region:
Kentucky, USA
Bottler:
Official
Cask Type:
N/A
Bottle Strength:
103 US proof / 51.5%
Bottle Size:
70cl
Distillery Status:
Operational

Blanton's Single Barrel Gold Edition Dumped 2019

First introduced by then Ancient Age distillery Master Distiller, Elmer T. Lee, Blanton's was the first single barrel bourbon popularised in the US. Ancient Age was renamed the Buffalo Trace distillery by the Sazerac company in 1999.

Normally a 6 to 8 year old bourbon, it is aged in Warehouse H at Buffalo Trace, which is the only metal-clad warehouse at the distillery, commissioned for construction by Albert B. Blanton, after whom the whiskey is named. The warehouse was built shortly after prohibition and being metal, transfers heat quicker than brick warehouses, allowing for more rapid ageing.

This Gold Edition was dumped on 6th October 2019 and is bottled at the slightly higher 103 US proof.

Drawn from single barrel #832 which was stored on rick number 54.

Since 1999, each bottle of Blanton's has one of 8 different stoppers, each depicting a horse and jockey at a different stage of finishing a race. The designs are all lettered so that a complete set laid out side by side will spell "BLANTONS". 

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