2018 Knob Creek Handpicked Single Barrels
Our latest round of Knob Creek handpicked single barrels just hit the stores and these are possibly the best ones yet. Every barrel displays a beautiful balance of brown sugar, vanilla and oak spices. All are bottled at 120 proof and range in age from 10 to 14 years. As with all single barrels these gems won’t be around for long so be sure to stop by your local Binny’s soon if one of these catches your eye.  

Knob Creek Single Barrel Bourbon Binny's Handpicked #6264 08 A 31 E3 40(1)

On the nose charred oak, vanilla, a hint of peach skin, cherry and a touch of anise. The taste is rich and viscous with vanilla, toffee, cinnamon, cherry and clove. The long finish shows cinnamon and vanilla with soft, ripe fruits lingering.  

Knob Creek Single Barrel Bourbon Binny's Handpicked #6269 04 B 25 X3 42 (2)

A pleasantly approachable nose with apple flesh, cherry skins, vanilla and baking spice. On the palate, apple and berry cobbler, toffee and vanilla are the highlights. The finish is quite long with cardamom, clove and vanilla syrup.  

Knob Creek Single Barrel Bourbon Binny's Handpicked # 6265A 04 B 25 X3 41(2)

The nose here starts with roasted corn before leading to vanilla, brown sugar, orchard fruits and anise. On the taste rich toffee, vanilla syrup, oak spice and ripe fruit make for a complex whiskey. The pleasant finish brings more sweet notes of brown sugar, vanilla and has some anise that lingers.  

Knob Creek Single Barrel Bourbon Binny's Handpicked # 6265B 04 J 20 I3 1 (1)

A nose that bursts with rich flavors of vanilla, cinnamon, cherry, leather and clove. The palate of this bourbon is rich and sweet with vanilla, toffee and ripe fruit dominating. The robust finish shows caramel, toffee and vanilla that fade ever so softly.  

Knob Creek Single Barrel Bourbon Binny's Handpicked # 6265C 04 B 25 X3 19 (3)

A lovely combination of spices and vanilla puffins on the nose with a dose of baked apple and red cherry. On the taste big bold vanilla dominates with clove, oak char, and red berry reduction. The finish is elegant with vanilla lingering longest.  

Knob Creek Single Barrel Bourbon Binny's Handpicked # 6266A 08 A 31 E3 13 (3)

Vanilla soaked pears leap on the nose with a backbone of subtly smoky oak and sharp spice. Vanilla syrup dominates the palate with baked apples, peach pie spiked with clove and a touch of cinnamon candy balancing it out. Cinnamon spice lingers after a slow fade of vanilla on the finish.  

Knob Creek Single Barrel Bourbon Binny's Handpicked # 6266B 04 B 25 X3 19 (3)

Apricot, cherry, vanilla and spiced apples on the nose moving towards a vanilla candy sweetness. The taste of this bourbon turns a touch darker with notes of butterscotch and toffee before vanilla and baked apples explode with intensity. Ripe apples and pears dominate on the finish with some lingering oak spice.  

Knob Creek Single Barrel Bourbon Binny's Handpicked # 6266C 04 B 25 X3 39 (1)

Scorched oak, burnt sugar and vanilla open the nose here with undertones of dried fruits and tobacco leaf. On the taste sugar-soaked orchard fruits are front and center with rich vanilla and toffee playing in the background. The finish has big vanilla notes leading and clove fading slowest. A gorgeous bourbon.  

Knob Creek Single Barrel Bourbon Binny's Handpicked # 6267C 04 B 25 X3 41 (3)

Red cherries, baked apples, vanilla coated toffee candies and clove leap from the glass. On the palate spiced orchard fruits and vanilla are prominent first followed by cinnamon and oak char just behind. The finish builds with caramelized fruits and anise fading softly.