DENVER, Colorado.–Laws Whiskey House, the award-winning grain-to-glass distillery in Denver, today announces the 2022 releases of their Bottled in Bond Four Grain Bourbon and San Luis Valley Rye.
To qualify as a Bottled in Bond whiskey, the expression must be made by a distillery in a single season, must be bottled at 100 proof (50% abv), and must be aged a minimum of four years in a federal bonded warehouse .
The Laws team released their first Bonded Four Grain Bourbon in 2016. This successful foray into Bonded whiskey also marked the first Bonded bourbon in the state of Colorado and one of the first Bonded Four Grain Bourbons in the country. Six years later, the brand has raised the bar as it prepares to release Batch 6 of its Bonded Four Grain Bourbon and Batch 3 of its Bonded San Luis Valley Rye.
The glued versions 2022
Bottled in Bond 8yr Four Grain Straight Bourbon Whiskey – Lot #6
Laws’ sixth release of their Bonded Four Grain Bourbon is one of the oldest bourbons to come out of the distillery and comes in two separate batches. One lot is from the spring 2013 season, marked with lot code #6-S, and the other from the fall season of the same year, marked with lot code #6-F.
- Lot #6-S of Laws’ Bonded Four Grain was distilled in the spring of 2013 and is a marriage of 18 casks with an average maturation time of 8 years and 5 months
- Lot #6-F of the Bonded Four Grain was distilled in the fall of 2013 and consists of 9 barrels with an average maturation time of 8 years and 2 months
- Expect aromas of orange blossom, caramel and apricot jam on the nose. In the mouth, these notes are based on hazelnut butter and dates, leaving a dry finish with notes of sandalwood.
- Mash bill: 60% corn, 20% ancient wheat, 10% ancient rye, 10% ancient malted barley
Bottled in Bond 7yr San Luis Valley Straight Rye Whiskey – Lot #3
A fan favorite in the village of Laws Whiskey, this is a distinctive and unapologetic rye, whose grainy flavors continue to dominate the finish even after 7 years in charred oak barrels.
- Lot #3 of Laws’ Bonded San Luis Valley Straight Rye is a marriage of 23 barrels distilled in the fall of 2014 with a total maturation time of 7 years and 1 month
- Expect notes of cherry cola and cassis on the nose, followed by flavors of hazelnut, green mango, melon and the signature serrano pepper of Laws’ flagship rye. The whiskey finishes with flavors of star anise and sage that complement each other and linger on the tongue.
- Mash bill: 95% ancient rye, 5% ancient barley
Al Laws, Founder, said: “We are delighted to be part of Laws’ commitment to creating exceptional Bottled in Bond whiskey, and it will continue to be a benchmark in the Laws Whiskey portfolio for years to come. . We hope you enjoy these two special whiskeys as much as we do and we are grateful to everyone who joins us on our journey.
The latest offerings from the brand’s growing Bonded portfolio will be available in key markets across the country from April 2022 for a suggested retail price of $79.99.
About Whiskey House Laws
Founded in 2011, Laws Whiskey House is a grain-to-bottle whiskey distillery founded on the principle that the soul of its whiskey is the people who grow it, the people who make it and the people who drink it. Using the traditional method of free-range grain fermentation, Laws’ whiskeys contain American mother grain grown at high altitudes and mountain spring water while aging in 53-gallon charred American oak barrels. With a collection of award-winning whiskey, including several Bottled in Bond expressions, Laws Whiskey House invites you to visit its tasting room in Denver’s historic Gates neighborhood and enjoy the Laws experience.
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