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

Jefferson’s Marian McLain Blended Straight Bourbon Whiskey Batch No. 3
95 points
$300
Incredibly complex with excellent spice, this tastes like a mix of Bourbon ages that are very well balanced and firing on all cylinders.
Jefferson’s Reserve Very Old Very Small Batch Blended Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey
95 points
$54
Simple but delicious, with waves of caramel candied apple.
Jefferson’s Tropics Aged In Humidity Blended Straight Bourbon Whiskey
94 points
$110
A beautiful sipper laden with dried fruits and flaky pastries on the nose with a surprisingly light palate for the ABV.
Jefferson’s Reserve Very Old Very Small Batch Blended Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey
94 points
$54
Sweet caramel and vanilla with a pop of green savory flavors and aromas, would be well at home as a sipper or in a Whiskey Sour.
Jefferson’s Ocean Aged At Sea Voyage 24 Blended Straight Bourbon Whiskey
94 points
$79
Sea salt on baked cherries and toffee, this is a contemplative dessert in your glass; well worth your time to pour a second glass and possibly pair with a fine medium bodied cigar.
Jefferson’s Ocean Aged At Sea Voyage 24 Blended Straight Bourbon Whiskey
94 points
$79
An unpretentious, sweet, corn-forward sipper with vanilla and baking spice highlights.
Pursuit Spirits United Blended Straight Bourbon Whiskey
93 points
$65
Young and a bit hot yet very tasty and complex; great to sip now and curious to see how this distillate will develop with more time in barrel.
Jefferson’s Very Small Batch Blended Straight Bourbon Whiskey
92 points
$34
Just a delightful sipping Whiskey at a very approachable ABV; a pleasant charmer and reminiscent of more old school Bourbon.
Widow Jane 10 Year Old Blended Bourbon Straight Whiskey Batch #590
92 points
$79
Complex layers of delicate flavors; a damn fine sipping Bourbon with a restraint of flavor intensity that discourages one from mixing this gem.
High West American Prairie Blended Straight Bourbon Whiskey Batch 20K10
92 points
$35
A distinctive bourbon with fruity notes coupled with spicy heat.