Named after the founder's cherished daughter, Penelope Four Grain Bourbon stands as a testament to the art of blending and the magic of grains. This signature bourbon harmoniously blends four distinct grains, each contributing its unique character to create a symphony of flavors. Crafted with meticulous attention to detail, each barrel is hand-selected, ensuring that only the finest bourbon makes it to the blend. The bourbon is uniquely crafted from three distinct bourbon mash bills, each contributing to its rich and varied flavor profile.
On the nose, Penelope offers a balanced aroma of corn sweetness, caramel, light oak, and syrup, with subtle savory undertones. The palate is a delightful journey of sweet fruit, grain, and a hint of leather, complemented by candied cream and cherry. The body of the bourbon dances with notes of fruit, syrup, candied sweetness, and a savory vanilla note, with hints of berry and citrus. The finish is gentle, with a touch of buttercream and cornbread, leaving a lingering vanilla spice.
This bourbon boasts a blend of 75% Corn, 15% Wheat, 7% Rye, and 3% Malted Barley. The barrels used have a #4 char, while the heads feature a #2 char. It is non-chill filtered and has an ABV of 40%. The bourbon is aged for 26 months, striking the perfect balance between youthfulness and maturity. Penelope Four Grain Bourbon is a celebration of grains and the art of blending. Whether you're sipping it neat or including it in your favorite cocktail, its smooth and flavorful profile is sure to delight. It's not just a bourbon; it's an experience.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is Penelope Four Grain Bourbon?
Penelope Four Grain Bourbon is the signature offering from Penelope Bourbon. Named after the founder's recently born daughter, this bourbon is uniquely blended from three bourbon mash bills. Each barrel used for this bourbon is hand-selected and blended into a single batch, ensuring a remarkably smooth and flavorful profile.
What are the tasting notes for Penelope Four Grain Bourbon?
Aroma: Balanced corn sweetness, caramel, light oak, syrup, with a dynamic aroma profile and slight savory notes.
Forward Notes: Sweet fruit and grain, slight leather, with hints of candied cream and cherry.
Body: Fruit, syrup, candied sweetness, and a savory vanilla note with slight berry and citrus.
Finish: Slight buttercream (icing) and cornbread finish with a lingering vanilla spice.
What is the proof of Penelope Four Grain Bourbon?
The bourbon is 80 Proof and is non-chill filtered.
What grains are used in the mash bill for Penelope Four Grain Bourbon?
The bourbon's mash bill is comprised of four grains: 75% Corn, 15% Wheat, 7% Rye, and 3% Malted Barley.
How long is Penelope Four Grain Bourbon aged?
The bourbon is aged between 2 to 3 years.
Where can I buy Penelope Four Grain Bourbon?
Penelope Four Grain Bourbon can be purchased from select liquor stores, specialist whiskey retailers, and online platforms. Additionally, you can check with Nestor Liquor, an online retailer, for availability.