W. L. Weller Old Weller Antique 107° (NAS) - The 1st step in my quest..
This particular bottle is a part of the W.L. Weller line-up. Aka"The original wheated bourbon" This bottle replaced the 7 year variant at the same proof (107). The replacement has no age statement, which… read more
Old Weller Antique 7 Year old - Tame Bourbon
The nose of this Bourbon was very surprising, and would be for any Bourbon. Very light and mellow, and since Bourbon is always aged in first fill casks, I usually expect intensity over zen. Cool bruised… read more
Nose: Very Brandy like. Elegant. Cinnamon, all spice, vanilla, rum Soaked apples and pears, honey, white table grapes, cherries, butterscotch. Taste: Again the grapes. Followed by oak, very drying t… read more
Old Weller Antique 7 Year old - Comfort in a glass.
Nose: Brown Sugar, Licorice, Candied Orange, the slightest hints of Oak, Lavender, Caramel, Grain, 90% Cocoa Dark Chocolate, Honey, Sauteed Apples dusted with Cinnamon, Dried Mango. Palate: Oak, Dried… read more
W.L. Weller 12 Year old - Older, and Less Concentrated
W.L.Weller is one of the five large brands of wheated bourbons, and is produced at the Buffalo Trace distillery. The reviewed bottle has been open for 18 months and is 95% full. Colour: pretty dark,… read more
W.L. Weller 12 Year old - Happy (Belated) Fourth Of July!
Well, it's a day after July 4, but today is when my bottle of W.L. Weller 12 came in - so the review comes in a day late...oh well! W.L. Weller 12 Year Old is a Kentucky wheated bourbon - meaning wheat… read more
W.L. Weller 12 Year old - Honeysuckle
Let us return to the Buffalo Trace Distillery for this W.L. Weller. It is special because, next to the obligatory 51% corn, the small grains are not rye, but wheat and it also matured for 12 years, which… read more
W. L. Weller William Larue Weller 2010 - Supreme Wheated Bourbon
Nose: You can smell the wheat, like buttered wheat crackers, creamy and buttery corn, cooked vinilla, some burnt sugars and supermarket marshmallow's melted over a fire. Palate: Big and Powerful (it is… read more
Old Weller Antique 7 Year old - Powerful
I like this one. Its full of flavor although it is rough that's part of its charm I dare you to drink a full shot of it and not cough afterwards.
W. L. Weller William Larue Weller Bot. 2010 - Rolls Royce Bourbon
Nose: Total banana-bread goodness. Dark chocolate truffle, burnt marshmallow, corn candy, honey and ginger. Just a festival of sweet indulgence, yet underneath there's a level of complexity that really… read more