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Wild Turkey Russell's Reserve 10-Year-Old NV

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A special bottling of Wild Turkey Bourbon in honor of Master Distiller Jimmy Russell (and his son Eddie). Deep amber in color with a rich vanilla, oak and toffee nose. A huge bodied Bourbon with spicy notes of chili pepper, tamarind, almond and cumin. This 10-year-old whiskey is bottled at 90 proof. The winner of a gold medal at the 2007 San Francisco World Spirits Competition.

Region: USA » Kentucky

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Winery: Wild Turkey
Variety: Bourbon
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Wild Turkey:
Originally established in 1855 as the Old Moore Distillery in Lawrenceburg, Wild Turkey is one of Kentucky's most famous whiskeys. It was purchased by the Ripy brothers in 1905. In 1940, executive Thomas McCarthy selected some 101 proof straight bourbon for a turkey hunt. The next year his friends asked him for "some of that wild turkey whiskey", and a brand was born. Austin Nichols purchased... Read more
Originally established in 1855 as the Old Moore Distillery in Lawrenceburg, Wild Turkey is one of Kentucky's most famous whiskeys. It was purchased by the Ripy brothers in 1905. In 1940, executive Thomas McCarthy selected some 101 proof straight bourbon for a turkey hunt. The next year his friends asked him for "some of that wild turkey whiskey", and a brand was born. Austin Nichols purchased the company in 1970 and was purchased by the French drinks conglomerate Pernod Ricard in 1980. Although Wild Turkey's recipe remains a closely guarded secret, the company has revealed that it uses a higher proportion of malted barley and rye in its bourbons lending them more complexity and spicy pepper notes. It is distilled to 115 proof and aged in heavily charred barrels. Wild Turkey's line currently includes: -an 80 proof bourbon -an 86.8 proof bourbon -a 101 proof bourbon -8-year-old bourbon (101 proof) -12-year-old bourbon (101 proof) -Kentucky Spirit, a single-barrel bourbon (101 proof) -Rare Breed, a barrel-proof bourbon (108.4 proof) -a 101 proof rye whiskey -American Spirit, a 15 year old bourbon (100 proof) -American Honey, a bourbon-based honey liqueur (71 proof) Read less

External Reviews for Wild Turkey Russell's Reserve 10-Year-Old

External Review
Source: Astor Wines & Spirits
04/09/2008

This bourbon is named for Master Distiller Jimmy Russell. Sweet, spicy and complex, with flavors of vanilla, toffee, almonds, oak and leather and a long, spicy finish.



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A special bottling of Wild Turkey Bourbon in honor of Master Distiller Jimmy Russell (and his son Eddie). Deep amber in color with a rich vanilla, oak and toffee nose. A huge bodied Bourbon with spicy notes of chili pepper, tamarind, almond and cumin. This 10-year-old whiskey is bottled at 90 proof. The winner of a gold medal at the 2007 San Francisco World Spirits Competition.

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