Wild Turkey Rare Breed

Wild Turkey Rare Breed
Whisky Wild Turkey Rare Breed
Country United States
Type Bourbon
Cask American Oak
Age 12 years old
Abv 54.1%
Rating 84/100

About

Wild Turkey is a brand of Kentucky straight bourbon whiskey. The distillery is located near Lawrenceburg, Kentucky, and owned by the Campari Group. Wild Turkey was founded in 1940 and is known for their 81 proof, 101 proof and Rare Breed expressions, as well as for their Russel's Reserve premium release.
Reviews of Wild Turkey Rare Breed
says on January 30, 2021
Would you buy this again? Yes
Rating: 75/100
Color: Tawny

General description

A little hot but has decent taste.

says on March 14, 2020
Would you buy this again? No
Rating: 88/100
Color: Tawny

General description

spicy oak

says on January 17, 2020
Would you buy this again? Yes
Rating: 89/100
Color: Amber

General description

sweet but not heavy, more of a maple rather than caramel spicy without being overly peppery easy on the nose and not too hot smooth with a medium to long finish

says on April 26, 2019
Would you buy this again? Yes
Color: Tawny

General description

Solid cask strength bourbon at a good price. It's readily available when other CS is hard to find these days Sweet caramel with Spivey Rye finjsh

Nose

Vanilla

Palate

Vanilla, caramel classic bourbon, not very sweet

Finish

Anise, bitter oak

says on December 25, 2018
Would you buy this again? Yes
Rating: 92/100
Color: Gin clear

General description

1/22/15. 92/100. Compared this side by side with diamond anniv. Minus the higher proof, this is great bourbon and is exceptionally smooth. High proof makes it taste more like turkey products that we know

says on November 13, 2018
Would you buy this again? No
Rating: 70/100
Color: Gin clear

General description

not sure... probably I have expected more. overall is nice fruits, leather, wood and tobacco. drinkable but harsh and flat, thin lack complexity. needs water and time.

says on October 15, 2018
Would you buy this again? No
Rating: 90/100
Finish strength: Long
Color: Gin clear

General description

One of my all time favorites. Smooth, flavorful, strong finish.

Palate

vanilla

says on September 5, 2018
Would you buy this again? Yes
Rating: 85/100
Color: Gin clear

General description

very strong flavor. very good taste

says on July 12, 2018
Would you buy this again? Yes
Rating: 75/100
Finish strength: Medium
Color: Auburn, Polished Mahogany

General description

Good and simple. This is the bourbon that got me into bourbons so big time nostalgia. (Also, bias may be reflected in my rating ;))

Nose

Light, sweet, vanilla, cinnamon

Palate

Got some bite, cherry, spice

Finish

Peppery, oakey

says on June 26, 2018
Would you buy this again? Yes
Rating: 94/100
Finish strength: Short
Color: Gin clear

General description

Tasted this at the WT distillery tour. Definitely my favorite WT product I’ve tasted so far! Well balanced for a high proof bourbon.

says on May 5, 2018
Would you buy this again? Yes
Rating: 87/100
Color: Auburn, Polished Mahogany

General description

116.8 release. Vanilla cream, spice, cherry, oak. Syrupy sweet w/ a nice bite.

says on May 3, 2018
Would you buy this again? Yes
Rating: 88/100
Color: Chestnutoloroso sherry

General description

nice burn sweet nut meg cherry

says on April 29, 2018
Would you buy this again? Yes
Rating: 80/100
Color: Gin clear

General description

That burn that makes you know it's working!

says on February 25, 2018
Would you buy this again? Yes
Rating: 87/100
Color: Auburn, Polished Mahogany

General description

Spivey notes of cinnamon, slight nutmeg, and pepper.

long tasting notes blending into tobacco and leather finish.

with the higher proof it is great for cocktails.

says on December 27, 2017
Would you buy this again? Yes
Rating: 94/100
Finish strength: Short
Color: Gin clear

General description

Love the flavour kick from this. One of my favourites.

says on December 23, 2017
Would you buy this again? Yes
Rating: 86/100
Color: Amber

General description

smooth, very drinkable.

says on December 2, 2017
Would you buy this again? Yes
Rating: 86/100
Color: Tawny

General description

strong and very goooood

says on March 18, 2017
Would you buy this again? Yes
Rating: 99/100
Color: Gin clear

General description

amazing addition to the Wild Turkey line up.just stout enough for my taste.

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Flavour profile

  • Spice
  • Bourbon
  • Oak
  • Caramel
  • Vanilla
  • Honey
  • Amazing
  • Alcohol
  • Sweet
  • Pepper
  • Orange
  • Raisin
  • Bitter
  • Strong
  • Rye
  • Old
  • Lemon
  • Leather
  • Great
  • Delicate
  • Complex
  • Olive
  • Wild
  • Toffee
  • Mint
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