Al Young has been working at Four Roses Distillery in Kentucky for over half a century. In honor of his 50th anniversary, he helped create a special batch of bourbon—one that scored 96 points in the Whisky Advocate Buying Guide. Whisky Advocate executive editor Jeffery Lindenmuth got the chance to sit down and taste this one-of-a-kind whiskey with Al himself.
This sommelier-led virtual tasting features two unique American whiskeys from Jefferson’s Bourbon that showcase how this brand uses experimental aging techniques and sophisticated barrel-finishing tactics.
This virtual tasting features two examples of Maker’s Mark’s iconic house-style of red winter wheat whiskey: the long-standing flagship bourbon and its newest, and more limited, high-proof counterpart. With special guest, Bill Samuels Jr., founding family member of Maker’s Mark.