Parker’s Heritage Collection Finished Bourbon

Parker’s Heritage Collection Finished Bourbon


Parker’s Heritage Collection Finished Bourbon

At the pinnacle of American whiskey, Parker’s Heritage Collection Finished Bourbon from Heaven Hill is literally the French connection of fine Kentucky bourbons. To fill a limited edition of 6,000 bottles, master distiller Parker Beam, great-nephew of Jim Beam, contacted cognac counterpart Alain Royer, to obtain 15 French Limousin oak barrels that had contained Grande Champagne Cognac, into which individually selected 10-year-old bourbons were further aged for six months. The result, 100 proof and non-chill filtered, is a best of both worlds: “the rich honeyed sweetness of bourbon made with a rye mash bill, with the robust, underlying thickness of cognac.” Heaven Hill is the largest independent, family-owned distiller in the US—big enough to be a global player, small enough for the hands-on personal touch…

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