Tasting notes for this vintage describe cherry cordial on the nose followed by caramel and slightly smoked-oak. Dark chocolate, tobacco leaves and dates are found on the palate, followed by a lingering finish of leather, black pepper and cinnamon. It is bottled at the label’s standard 90 proof.
The 25-year-old bourbon will come bottled in a crystal decanter with inlaid copper lettering nestled inside a wooden display case with a provenance card and a list of happenings from 1995 to put the age of this special expression in context. That year, Amazon sold their first book and Windows 95 had just hit home computers.