Rowan's Creek Bourbon
Rowan's Creek Bourbon at Third Base Market & Spirits
Third Base Market & Spirits is pleased to present Rowan's Creek Bourbon, an illustrious spirit crafted by the Willett Distillery, a family-owned operation with an unblemished reputation for creating bourbons of the finest quality. Named after the creek that meanders through the distillery grounds, Rowan's Creek Bourbon honors the terroir and the meticulous craftsmanship that shape this remarkable spirit.
- Name: Rowan's Creek Bourbon
- Type: Straight Bourbon Whiskey
- Age: 12 Years
- Region: Bardstown, Kentucky, USA
- Alcohol by Volume (ABV): 50.05%
Tasting Notes and Technical Description:
In the glass, Rowan's Creek presents an inviting mahogany hue, radiant with warm, amber undertones. A swirl reveals its full-bodied character, manifesting as substantial, slow-moving legs that cling to the glass.
The nose is an intricate tapestry of aromas, a delightful mélange of caramel, vanilla, and autumn spices. Nutty undertones and a gentle whisper of oak interlace with the sweeter notes, hinting at the depth and complexity awaiting the palate.
Upon tasting, Rowan's Creek displays a harmonious balance between sweetness and spice. Initial flavors of caramel, honey, and orchard fruits serve as a precursor to a subtle infusion of tobacco, leather, and black pepper. The bourbon achieves a rare equilibrium—sweet but not saccharine, spicy but not overpowering.
The finish is both long and fulfilling, leaving an enduring impression of warm spices, mature oak, and a touch of herbal complexity. The finish is completed by a gentle smokiness that seems to extend indefinitely, beckoning the next sip.
Luxuriously velvety and decidedly rich, the mouthfeel of Rowan's Creek elevates it from merely a beverage to an experience. The generous proof lends a satisfying warmth without diminishing its exceptional smoothness.
Third Base Market & Spirits Perspective:
Rowan's Creek Bourbon epitomizes the qualities of a timeless, well-crafted American bourbon. Its complexity makes it a standout choice for sipping neat or diluting with a single cube of ice to reveal even more nuanced flavors. The maturity displayed in its 12-year aging process manifests in every drop, providing a resonant, evolving flavor profile that merits thoughtful enjoyment.
Highly sought-after yet often elusive, Rowan's Creek Bourbon is a staple we strive to keep in stock for our customers who appreciate bourbon's higher echelons.
Third Base Market & Spirits is thrilled to offer Rowan's Creek Bourbon as a part of our comprehensive selection of distinguished spirits. For those in quest of a bourbon that presents a rich tapestry of flavors and a captivating history, your search very well may conclude with this exceptional offering.
Rowan's Creek (pronounced RAU-ens Creek) is another great example of a unique and flavorful offering from Willett. This and big brother Noah's Mill are fantastic every day drinkers.
This is a good bourbon for the price, classic Willett flavor