About Pappy Van Winkle’s Family Reserve 23 Year Bourbon
Many aspects of Pappy Van Winkle’s Family Reserve 23 Year Bourbon are dark: dark fruits, dark spices, espresso roasted coffee, browned butter, charred oak, toasted nuts, and star anise are the standout flavors. It's a rare find, only released annually in small batches, making its availability shrouded in darkness too. If you're lucky enough to find some, caramel will greet your senses while the finish leaves you reeling through the complex array of flavors until you go back for the next sip. Be sure to drink this bourbon whiskey neat so you can savor its uniqueness.