Old Fitzgerald '1849'
Old Fitzgerald '1849' For Sale
Old Fitzgerald 1894 was historically produced at Stitzel-Weller by the Van Winkle family and named after the year in which the W.L. Weller company was founded. The brand has been produced at Heaven Hill since 1999 when it was sold to them by United Distillers along with the Bernheim distillery. It first lost its 8 year age statement, it has now been discontinued.
1897 pays homage to the 'old style' of wheated bourbon. It is said to celebrate the mash bill created by John Fitzgerald.
An historic brand, which dates back over 120 years, Old Fitzgerald Bourbon enjoys a nationally recognised reputation as an award winning whiskey with a tradition of extra-aging.
This is a Japanese Import bottling of the 1849.
Tasting notes; sweet toffee syrup with a nips of black pepper.
DISTILLERY: HEAVEN HILL
REGION: KENTUCKY, USA
BOTTLE STRENGTH: 45% / 90 PROOF
BOTTLE SIZE: 75CL