Each year on September 2nd – in honor of founder George Garvin Brown’s birthday – Old Forester releases a limited-edition, 12-year old vintage-dated expression called Birthday Bourbon. Old Forester Birthday Bourbon has become a must-have for bourbon enthusiasts who want to experience the ultimate in rare handcrafted bourbon. Since its introduction in 2002, Old Forester Birthday Bourbon has received unprecedented acclaim, with an impressive collection of national and international whisky honors.
COLOR: Deep reddish umber.
NOSE: Complex and cinnamon wood spiced with nutty chocolate, dark caramel and rich oak notes all brightened with a dash of crisp citrus fruit.
TASTE: Mulled spice sweetness and fruity with bright citrus peel highlights.
FINISH: Long and warm with mulled fruit character lingering on.