1. Home
  2. Bourbon
  3. Balcones Brimstone Smoked Whiskey
Balcones Brimstone Smoked Whiskey
Balcones Brimstone Smoked Whiskey

Balcones Brimstone Smoked Whiskey

Your Price: $59.95
This one-of-a-kind whisky is smoked with sun-baked Texas scrub oak using our own secret process. The result is a whisky full of fresh, youthful corn and light fruit notes married with a bold smokiness. Whether you like smoky whiskies, or just have a penchant for big, new flavors, Brimstone is sure to be a memorable pour. Aromas of masa, Texas campfire and powdered sugar backed by stone fruit, peppery spice, and mint. Bold yet balanced, Brimstone is yet another Texas original from Balcones.
Item Number: Balcones Brimstone Whiskey
Availability: In Stock 4
Size: 750ML

Balcones Brimstone Smoked Whiskey

This one-of-a-kind whisky is smoked with sun-baked Texas scrub oak using our own secret process.  The result is a whisky full of fresh, youthful corn and light fruit notes married with a bold smokiness.  Whether you like smoky whiskies, or just have a penchant for big, new flavors, Brimstone is sure to be a memorable pour.  Aromas of masa, Texas campfire and powdered sugar backed by stone fruit, peppery spice, and mint. Bold yet balanced, Brimstone is yet another Texas original from Balcones.

Balcones Brimstone is made by mashing and fermenting the corn, and distilling the resulting wash twice through Tate's copper-pot stills. Following distillation, Tate smokes the distillate the whisky that is produced after distillation but before maturation with sun-baked Texas scrub oak using a proprietary process that remains a closely-guarded secret. While a number of distilleries smoke grains prior to distilling them peated Scotch, for instance, is made by smoking barley over a peat flame Tate smokes the distillate that is produced after the wash passes through the still.

The proprietary process results in a whisky that has a unique flavor profile the Texas scrub oak adds notes of bacon, barbecue and pulled pork to the whisky. The notes of barbecue and brisket are bold but not overpowering. Rather, they complement flavors of chili pepper, brown sugar, cinnamon and graham crackers. After the distillate is smoked, it is aged in lightly charred, American oak barrels before each bottle is filled and labeled by hand. Balcones Brimstone earned a score of 95.5 points from Jim Murray's Whisky Bible and the title "Best in Category" at the American Distilling Institute Competition in 2012.

NOSE

confectioners' sugar, cold-smoked butter, corn husk, BBQ pit, stone fruit, chili peppers and graham crackers

TASTE

candied oak smoke, English pipe tobacco, butter, orange marmalade, fruit cocktail, sweet tea, chili peppers

FINISH

long dry finish, herbal/mint ends in a mineralness as smoke returns

Related Items

 Mathilde Cassis Liqueur
Mathilde Framboise Liqueur
 Mathilde Peche Liqueur
 Mathilde Poire Liqueur
Gold Bar Whiskey Miniature
Opus One 2017
$399.95
In Stock
 Don Valente Anejo Tequila
Porfidio Rum
$29.95
In Stock
 Havana Club Blanco Rum
Havana Club Anejo Rum
Havana Club Rum Collection
Jacob's Pardon Whiskey
Sauza Gold Tequila
100 Anos Reposado Tequila
100 Anos Blanco Tequila
Courvoisier VSOP Cognac
Goslings Black Seal Rum
Goslings Gold Seal Rum
Goslings Rum Collection
Devils Share Bourbon Whiskey
Crown Royal Apple Cocktail
Pecan Rye Whiskey
Bailey's Light Irish Cream
Crown Royal Noble Collection 16 Year old
Yukon Jack Half Gallon
Westland Garryana Whiskey
Black Velvet Apple Whiskey
Pernod Absinthe 136 Proof
Bombay Bramble Gin
 Saint Vivant Armagnac
Blackstone Merlot

Browse Similar Items

Mailing List

TOP