BØDALEN BOURBON WHISKEY
Bødalen \BO-dah-lynn\ single estate bourbon whiskey recognized as Best Bourbon in MInnesota by the American Craft Spirits Association, 2019.
Every bottle is numbered by hand.
Aged in Minnesota-made oak barrels for 18 months.
Bødalen is named for an idyllic Norwegian valley on the edge of a massive glacier. The mash bill is 60% heirloom corn, 35% Hazlet rye and 5% malt barley.
TASTING NOTES | Nose offers aromas of toffee, sweet corn and orange zest. The entry is both peppery and vegetal, with a woodsy depth. The finish is surprisingly long, rich and persistent with notes of bitter chocolate and brown sugar.
2 oz Bødalen bourbon
3 drops Angostura bitters
Bartender’s spoon (or two) simple syrup
Stir over ice. Strain into glass. Garnish with orange peel and black cherry.