Maker’s Mark – Kentucky Straight
Bourbon, Bourbon, who likes their Bourbon? Make mine a Maker’s Mark, Kentucky Straight and I’ll be a happy man.
Yes ladies and gentlemen, this week I am going to put you onto one of my favourite drinks, and if you are a whiskey drinker and you have not tried Maker’s Mark, it soon will become one of your favourites too. Trust me it’s good, real good.image: purpleandpatriciate via tumblr
Maker’s Mark is a medium body whiskey, so it’s not too heavy. It smells great, of vanilla and spice with a hint of lime. When you get into it, flavours of fruit, spice and ginger are all present. The flavours linger for a while with a hint of smoke coming through on the finish.
Yes people, this is a must, and if you have a nice wooden porch to sit out on, a rocking chair and some toe-tapping music as well, all the better! You should be able to pick up a bottle for around €46.
Feature photo by John Fornander – CCO Licence
PIN: Bevvy of the Week – Maker’s Mark
This Bevvy of the Week was first published on April 24th 2013 but has since been updated to reflect the current price (an increase since 2013) and with updated images and links.