Wild Turkey Russell's Reserve 13 Year Old Batch 5 2023 Release

Jimmy Russell, known by many as ‘the master distiller’s master distiller’ at Wild Turkey distillery, a legend of bourbon. But the devotion and artistry for fine bourbon runs in the Russell family, and it was Jimmy’s son, Master Distiller Eddie Russell, who spread his wings, to create Russell’s Reserve as a tribute to his father’s legacy.
Russell’s Reserve 13 Year Old was first released in April 2021. There have been 5 bottlings over the course of the three years and all releases to date have been bottled at 114.8 Proof.
This is Batch no.5, released in May 2023 at barrel proof.

    Nose:    Sweet and woody with notes of dark dried fruit and chocolate, honey, caramel, nougat and brown sugar.

    Taste:    Sweet and warming with dried dark fruit notes complete with charred confectionary notes of charred marshmallow and burnt brown sugar.

    Finish:    Smoky campfire. Warming, long and lingering.