Tasted: Barrell Whiskey Batch 001

barrellwhiskey-e1462391035140-eeb43a4dc1f09d998440ecdc2654fffe08ec602bMore than a year ago, we wrote about Barrell Whiskey Batch 001, which was the Barrell Bourbon company’s first foray into blended whiskey. Batch 001 is a blend of seven and eight year old whiskies distilled in Indiana and aged in Kentucky in ex-bourbon barrels (which, according to Barrell, gives it single malt Scotch-like qualities with American-style flavors).

This spirit is not chill-filtered, as this can impact flavor. Instead,…