Woodford Reserve, Maple Wood Finish: Brilliant New Approach or Bourbon Gimmick? - Thirsty South
The fine folks at Woodford Reserve just released the fifth in their series of “Master’s Collection” bottlings. Arriving in stores today, the Woodford Reserve Maple Wood Finish is (quoting their press release) “finish-aged in a toasted maple wood barrel, resulting in a whiskey enhanced with hints of maple, honey, and cinnamon… Maple Wood Finish continues Woodford Reserve’s tradition of crafting rare whiskeys that extend the category in bold new directions.” Now, bourbon, by definition, is matured in new, charred oak... Read More Read More