Balcones is an award winning craft Texas distillery, producing whisky in small batches only from the finest ingredients. All the batch numbers are hand written and all the wax seals are hand stamped as a proof of quality. Each barrel is personally tasted by the master distiller Chip Tate to ensure the highest quality of whisky.
A unique style of malt whisky — Texas made, Texas proud. Balcones 1 Texas Single Malt Whisky is born of hundreds of years of distilling tradition transformed by a deep sense of place. Mellow notes of sauteed pears and ripe fruit mixed with a lingering toasty malt character. We are very excited that this whisky is finally here. It is natural color, non chill-filtered, bottled at 52.7% alc/vol.
NOSE: Ripe, buttered stone fruit, banana and pears; honey and rose water with delicate citrus notes.
PALATE: Silky and full on the palate; lightly toasted bread with fresh butter and marmalade.
FINISH: Long with lingering toast and burnt sugar notes morphing into rich malt and wood flavors with counterbalancing acidity.