The annual release letters for Buffalo Trace’s Antique Collection are available!  Here are the basics for some of the most sought-after American Whiskeys in the world:

courtesy Buffalo Trace

George T. Stagg

  • Uncut, Unfiltered Bourbon
  • Distilled Spring 2001
  • 144.1 Proof
  • 15 Years 4 Months
  • Warehouses M, N, H, L, & K, Floors 1, 2, and 3
  • Taste Comments: Dark Chocolate and Vanilla
  • 142 Barrels, 9,120 Bottles Produced


william larue weller_logoWilliam Larue Weller

  • Wheated Bourbon.  Uncut, Unfiltered
  • Distilled Winter 2003
  • 135.4 Proof
  • 13 Years
  • Warehouses D, K, & L, Floors 3 and 6
  • Taste Comments: Plum, figs, and vanilla
  • 145 Barrels, 13,420 Bottles Produced


thomas handy logoThomas H. Handy Sazerac Rye

  • Uncut, Unfiltered Rye Whiskey
  • Distilled Spring  2010
  • 126.2 Proof
  • 6 Years
  • Warehouses I, K, and M; Floors 4, 5, and 7.
  • Taste Comments: Toffee and cinnamon
  • 61 Barrels, 11,944 Bottles Produced

sazerac_rye_logoSazerac Rye 18 Years Old

  • Rye Whiskey
  • Distilled Spring 1998
  • 90 Proof
  • Chill filtered
  • Warehouse K;  Floor 2
  • 24 Barrels total
  • Taste Comments: Smoke, Clove, & All-spice.  Dry Finish.
  • 24 Barrels, 2,587 Bottles Produced

Eagle Rare LogoEagle Rare 17 Year Old

  • Distilled Spring 1999
  • 90 Proof
  • #4 char
  • Chill filtered
  • Warehouse H & K,  Floors 1, 2, and 3
  • Taste Comments: Leather, vanilla, tobacco, toffee
  • 32 Total Barrels, 4,192 Bottles Produced

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Bill is the Co-Founder and Editor of ModernThirst. He is a native of Louisville, KY in the heart of Bourbon Country, and attended the University of Kentucky in the mid to late 1990s. Since college, he has dabbled in beer, bourbon, wine tasting, beer making, and currently works in finance. He has also been published on Liquor.com. He has conducted various bourbon and whiskey tastings in the Central Kentucky area, and consulted professionally for bar menus, bar concepts, whiskey label naming, new blend selection, and whiskey flight menus. He is married with two daughters, and lives in east Louisville. You can follow him on Facebook and Twitter @BillStraub and email him at Bill@ModernThirst.com.

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