This is Whistlepig's The Boss Hog 4: The Black Prince. This whiskey was released in 2017 and this is probably the last available bottle in the DMV area. This whiskey was difiicult to get when first released, and a real rarity to see on the market now. A truly special gift for Dad on Father's day!
This fourth edition of The Boss Hog, The Black Prince, is a tribute to the great spirits of Europe. This is the first Rye Whiskey ever finished in Armagnac casks, straight from France. The result is extraordinary. A fine balance between American power and French sophistication. There’s nothing else like it. 100% Rye 14-Years Aged First Rye finished in Armagnac Barrels New Danforth Pewter Mortimer Stopper Barrel Strengh
Toasted almonds, plum, allspice and warm apple crisp.
Bold, powerful spice, apricot, clove and cinnamon sugar. A drop of water brings out notes citrus fruits and black tea.
Exceptionally long, with burnt sugar, toasted marshmallows, dried fruits and a gentle oak spice.