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Balcones Brimstone Review

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Expert Rating: 78

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Distillery Tasting Notes

Balcones Distilling

NOSE: confectioners' sugar, cold-smoked butter, corn husk, BBQ pit, stone fruit, chili peppers and graham crackers. TASTE: candied oak smoke, English pipe tobacco, butter, orange marmalade, fruit cocktail, sweet tea, chili peppers. FINISH: long dry finish, herbal/mint ends in a mineralness as smoke returns.

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Proof: 106
Alcohol by volume (ABV): 53%
Aged: Undisclosed
Mash Bill: Undisclosed
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Ratings Key

Ratings breakdown based on a 100 point scale.

  • 100 Unsurpassable (The GOAT)
  • 95-99 Exceptional
  • 90-94 Excellent
  • 85-89 Great
  • 80-84 Good
  • 75-79 Above Average
  • 70-74 Average
  • 65-69 Below Average. Mixer, at best
  • 60-64 Bad
  • 50-59 Drain Pour
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