A good deal of charcoal and earthiness surround a hint of sweetness and acidity. Spices emerge after a couple of sips, with allspice and sarsaparilla flavors reminiscent of root beer.
Barrel Hitch American Whiskey was released by Portland, Oregon-based Eastside Distilling in 2015. It was created by two women who sought to realize their passion for spirits - Master Distiller Mel Heim and Chief branding Officer Carrie Earles. It's blended from whiskey sources selected for their contributing flavor profiles, bottled at 80 proof.