Benchmark is an authentic Kentucky bourbon produced at the Buffalo Trace Distillery.
Benchmark Old No. 8 bourbon offers a round, well-balanced flavor and aroma with prominent caramel, peach and apricots notes. The rich and intense flavor of this spirit unfolds through leather, tobacco, vanilla and sun-dried cherry notes leaving a subtle aftertaste.
Bourbon is a great digestive: it can be consumed neat and with ice, or used for bourbon-based cocktails.
Aside from traditional corn-based spirits, the bourbon’s ’s composition also includes rye-based spirits that contribute to its unique taste. Spirits are seasoned for 4−8 years in American oak barrels kiln-dried after a special technology.
In 2013, Benchmark Old No. 8 was awarded a silver medal at the International Wine & Spirits Competition, and in 2016, it earned the bronze medal at the New York World Wine & Spirits Competition.