Signed by Victoria Eady Butler, Uncle Nearest's master blender and the great-great-granddaughter of Nathan 'Nearest' Green.
Uncle Nearest 1856 is a blend of premium aged whiskey. It has a caramel color with a beautiful deep golden hue. On the nose, baled hay and pumpkin seeds with subtle notes of ripe stone fruit and caramel corn. Bold and spicy upfront then mellows with sweet caramel and maple, like biting into an oatmeal raisin cookie. The finish is long and rich. It lingers pleasantly sweet on the palate with notes of vanilla after the spice dissipates.