Heaven’s Door Double Barrel Whiskey /50%/ –
Heaven’s Door Spirits is a collaboration between legendary singer, song writer and Nobel Prize winner Bob Dylan and Spirit Investment Partnership. The brand was launched in April 2018 and included three expressions – Tennessee Straight Bourbon, Straight Rye and Double Barrel Whiskey. Not too much information was released regarding Double Barrel expression, according to the statement: “comprised of a distinctive blend of three different whiskeys, the Heaven’s Door Double Barrel finishing process utilizes hand toasted, new American oak barrels for secondary aging worthy of another’s year wait”. Heaven’s Door bottles feature Bob Dylan’s distinctive iron gates that the artist created in his studio, Black Buffalo Ironworks, from objects found on farms and scrapyards across America.
Nose: crème brûlée, vanilla, coconut shavings, cinnamon buns, cornflakes, dash of pepper and nutmeg, dried dark fruits and oak.
Palate: pretty oaky, vanilla, caramel, butterscotch, marzipan, cocoa powder, roasted peanuts, hints of licorice and white pepper.
Finish: medium long, with notes of vanilla, caramel, grilled corn, cinnamon, pepper, oak and a trace of mint.