Straight Bourbon Whiskey
Behold — a devilish delight — born in Bourbon Country, but exclusively finished at Bull Run Distillery. Temperance Trader Bourbon is cut with the pure, raw water from the Bull Run Watershed. Perfect for sharing with friends and fellow aficionados. Imbibe, but please, temper thyself.
The Taste: Opening with soft, warm, vanilla notes, expanding to a spicy mid-palate with a finish that’s all silk and honey.
Serving notes: Sip it straight or pour it up - the perfect fireplace companion.
Pairing: Ginger, Cherry, Citrus and Clove.
Availability: Better cocktail bars and retailers in California, Illinois, Massachusetts, Maryland, New York, Oregon and Washington.
45% ALC. / VOL. (90% proof) [Varies by batch]
Small batch, high rye bourbon, 25% rye, 65% corn, 10% malted barley and the pure, raw water from the Bull Run Watershed and barrel aged for minimum of 4–6 years.
Barrel Strength Whiskey
Bull Run’s Temperance Trader line was born out of our desire to bring amazing spirits to market. In the case of the Barrel Strength Straight Bourbon Whiskey, it was love at first sip. We’ve kept this spirit stronger so you can enjoy all the character and flavors of it’s original base. Conceived in Bourbon Country and born in the Pacific Northwest, this Barrel Strength Straight Bourbon Whiskey is a devilish delight for those looking for a little more spirit.
The Taste: Opening with vanilla notes that give way to the warmth of smoke and spice, and finishing with a touch of honey.
Serving notes: Banish winter blues with rich flavors and a hit of bourbon.
Pairing: Chocolate, Coffee, Cherry and Pineapple.
Availability: Better cocktail bars and retailers in California, Illinois, Tennessee and Oregon.
57% ALC. / VOL. (115% proof) [Varies by batch]
Small batch, high rye bourbon, 25% rye, 65% corn, 10% malted barley and Bull Run Water and barrel aged for minimum 4–6 years.
Bull Run Distilling Company’s Temperance Trader American Whiskey is a unique whiskey expression with amazing flavor and smoothness that results in a rare drink-ability for a lighter style whiskey. While our Temperance Trader American Whiskey was conceived in America’ eartland, it was born in the Pacific Northwest. Temperance Trader Bourbon is cut with the pure, raw water from the Bull Run Watershed.
The Taste: Opening with vanilla and butterscotch, notes of mesquite smoke on the mid-palate and finishing with honey and nutmeg.
Serving Notes: Served best with a glass and a comfortable chair. And ice if you wish.
Pairing: Lemon, mint, cacao, cream, pineapple, and cinnamon.
Availability: Better cocktail bars and retailers in Massachusetts, Maryland, New York, Oregon and Washington.
41% ALC. / VOL. (82 proof) [Varies by batch]
Small batch, 92% corn, 8% malted barley & Bull Run Water and barrel aged for a minimum of 7 years in used bourbon barrels.
Chinato Barrel-Aged Bourbon
If you enjoy a good Manhattan cocktail or a fine port, you’ll love our Chinato Barrel Aged Bourbon, with its rich flavor and notes of ripe fruit, oak and spices. The barrels come to us compliments of our friends at Cana’s Feast Winery in Carlton, Oregon, where they were used to age their beautiful Chinato D’Erbetti — an Italian style sweet vermouth. We prefer to savor this one straight, but it will also do wonders for many of your favorite whiskey cocktails. Cin Cin.
The Taste: With a nose of prune, oak and spice, the flavor starts with spice, vanilla and raisin. The finish is long and lingering with notes of raisin, vanilla, spice and oak… and then more raisin.
Serving Notes: A match made in heaven for Manhattan cocktails and perfectly pleasurable served alone neat or on the rocks.
Pairing: Black currant, orange, vanilla and cedar wood.
Availability: Better restaurants, bars and retails throughout Massachusetts, Oregon and Washington.
45% ALC. / VOL. (90 Proof) [Varies by batch]
Very small batch, high-rye bourbon, 65% corn, 25% rye and
10% malted barley and each barrel is a aged a minimum of 4 years in new bourbon barrels and then aged and additional year in sweet Vermouth barrels.