Wild Turkey Master's Keep 17 Year Bourbon Wild Turkey Master's Keep 17 Year Bourbon Wild Turkey Master's Keep 17 Year Bourbon
Wild Turkey Master's Keep 17 Year Bourbon Wild Turkey Master's Keep 17 Year Bourbon Wild Turkey Master's Keep 17 Year Bourbon
$149.99

Wild Turkey Master's Keep 17 Year Bourbon

Brand: Wild Turkey
SKU: 7210590013281
UPC: 7210590013281
PRODUCT OF: USA
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Wild Turkey Master's Keep 17 Year Bourbon

The story of Master’s Keep begins in 1997. Wild Turkey had a surplus of Bourbon and no warehouse space left, so Eddie needed a place to store and age the extra barrels. A friend at another distillery offered his empty stone warehouses, but Eddie knew these would age the Bourbon differently than the wooden warehouses at Wild Turkey. He decided to take a chance and experiment a little, and so the barrels spent several years in stone warehouses before eventually coming back to Wild Turkey’s wooden ones. After 17 years and 200 miles, Eddie felt these traveling barrels had reached their peak flavor. It is fair to say that this Bourbon is a welcome innovation in long-aged whiskey. And, much to his surprise, when the barrels were dumped they were at a much lower proof than anticipated. Barreled at 107 proof, the whiskey was 89 proof when dumped and 86.8 proof (43.4% alc./vol.) when bottled – a result of the time these particular barrels spent aging in stone warehouses.

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