An amazing value for money pouring bourbon which delivers incredible flavour. Benchmark is named after the intrepid McAfee brothers who carried out the original 1773 land survey of what later became Leestown. Produced at the Buffalo Trace Distillery, Benchmark starts out as the same mash bill that produces Buffalo Trace and George T. Stagg. For more information visit www.buffalotracedistillery.com
The nose bears caramel notes with a delicate stone-fruit backdrop. A robust and sturdy palate with some fine leather notes mingling with dry tobacco, a touch of oak and a hint of dried cherries.
2016 Silver Medal – Los Angeles International Spirits Competition
2016 ‘Great Value’ (93 Points) – Ultimate Spirits Challenge
2016 Bronze Medal – San Francisco World Spirits Competition
2015 Silver Medal – New York World Wine and Spirits Competition
2015 Gold Medal – San Francisco World Spirits Competition