Ultimate Beverage Challenge 88 points - Spicy and powerful. Aromas are sweet and floral, nectar like. The flavor profile is off dry, grainy, and incredibly rich with sweet baking spices. Distinct vanilla flavors round out the finish. (Mar 2013)
Elijah Craig 12-Year-Old is a true Small Batch premium Bourbon, and had that distinction before the term was coined some 25 years ago.
Bottled exclusively from a dumping of 70 barrels or less, the brand carries the name of the Rev. Elijah Craig, the man who discovered the method of making true Kentucky Bourbon when he stored his wares in barrels that had been charred in a fire.