Tuesday, October 3, 2023

15 Stars Bourbon and Rye

15 Stars is getting huge press - limited releases!
Our first load from them!  See awards and press at the bottom

15 Stars Rye First West....$79.99
A Blend of Straight Rye Whiskeys from America’s First West Aged 6, 7, and 8 years.
  • Limited Release
  • Batch 001
  • Bottled at 105 Proof
Tasting Notes
Nose: An exquisite blend of aromas revealing layers of floral, dried fruit, and spice notes.
Palate: Dried apricot, ginger, cinnamon, green tea, and lavender lead to a rich palate showcasing the aged rye whiskey components. Deeper on the palate, hints of dark cocoa balance traditional herbal tea, honey, and tobacco.
Finish: A long finish balances light caramel with lingering ground pepper and rye spice.

15 Stars Bourbon Private Stock 107 proof...$119.99
A Blend of Kentucky Straight Bourbons
  • Aged 7 & 15 Years
  • Limited Release
  • Bottled at 107 Proof
Tasting Notes
Nose: On the nose, the fresh scent of cinnamon, rose petals, and apricot rest on rich maple and oak.
Palate: Citrus and spice form an inviting balance with caramel and almonds to produce a satisfyingly round palate.
Finish: The experience is concluded by a long and soft toasted oak finish.

15 Stars Bourbon Triple Cask Limited Release...$159.99
  • Batch: 001
  • 105 Proof
A Blend of Kentucky Straight Bourbons finished in 
  • Cognac
  • Port
  • Rum casks
Aged 16 & 8 years
Tasting Notes
Nose: Layers of baked blackberry with cream, brown sugar, and nutmeg open up into aromas of leather, and cigar box to build a complex nose that continues to develop in the glass.

Palate: Dark fruit and nutmeg make an appearance along with vibrant cognac, but eventually give way to caramel and aged oak, showing the strong character of the aged bourbons in the blend.

Finish: Similar to the palate, the finish begins with a burst of rich port wine sweetness which transitions into seasoned oak and worn leather.

Over 35 significant awards and recognitions from whiskey competitions

15 Stars highlights!
i. 15 STARS is currently 1 of 4 finalists for the Worldwide Whiskey Producer Trophy from the 2023 International Wine and Spirit Competition in London
ii. 15 STARS’ first release, the 14 YO Timeless Reserve, was 1 of 3 finalists for Best Straight Bourbon at the 2022 San Francisco World Spirits Competition
iii. An upcoming release, 15 STARS First West Bourbon, was 1 of 2 finalists for Best Straight Bourbon at the 2022 New York World Wine and Spirits Competition

Current Products - Awards and Recognitions

15 Stars 7&15 Year Private Stock Bourbon -awards

i. 2022 IWSC 95 point rating
ii. 2022 Ascot Awards double platinum medal winner
iii. 2022 Ultimate Spirits Challenge 93 point rating
iv. 4 barrel rating from breaking bourbon -

15 Stars Triple Cask - awards
i. 2023 IWSC 95 point rating
ii. 2023 Ascot Awards platinum medal winner
iii. 9/10 rating from Whiskey Consensus -

15 Stars First West Rye
i. 2023 IWSC 91 point rating
ii. 2023 Ascot Awards gold medal winner

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