About Blended Straight Bourbon Whiskey

About Blended Straight Bourbon Whiskey
Blended Straight Bourbon is a blend of straight bourbon whiskies with an added allowance to contain coloring and/or flavoring, something that is not traditionally allowed in the straight bourbon category. In addition to this allowance, a Blended Straight Bourbon's components do not need to be distilled in the same state as one another.

Top Picks for Blended Straight Bourbon Whiskey

Widow Jane 10 Yr. Bourbon Whiskey
95 points
Amber color. Mature aromas and flavors of sweet corn, roasted walnut, polished leather, rose petal, and nutmeg with a silky, dryish medium body and a smooth, distinctive, medium-long finish imparting accents of caramel, dark chocolate, and vanilla-black tea finish. A delicious, well-matured bourbon with a great range of complex flavors and a lingering finish.
95 points $69.99
Smooth Ambler Contradiction Bourbon Whiskey
89 points
Amber color. Aromas of bread pudding with apples and raisins, toffee, and char-toasted banana bread with a slightly chewy, crisp, dryish medium-full body and a polished, interesting, medium-long pecan praline, chocolate ganache, custard, and pencil shavings finish. A rich, chewy, oaky bourbon that fills the mouth with flavor; if you’re seeking intensity and brawn, this is one for you.
89 points $39.99
Cathead Old Soul Blended Straight Bourbon Whiskey
87 points
Amber color. Aromas of cocoa powder, vanilla yogurt coated nuts, orange peel, and dry roasted peanuts with a satiny, crisp, dryish light-to-medium body and a tingling, appealing, medium-length toffee-coated popcorn and caraway finish. A solid bourbon that will work in a wide range of cocktails.
87 points $44.90