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Knob Creek Maple Smoked warning.

Mattman3969Mattman3969 Posts: 7,553
edited March 2014 in Off Topic
I like trying different bourbons. So when I saw this I couldn't resist, I mean I really like Woodford Double Oak and really like Woodford that has been oak smoked at a local restaurant. The Knob Creek Maple Smoke tasted like it should go on pancakes or something. I really think they added maple syrup rather than maple smoke. Buyers beware cause you have been warned. If you like a bourbon taste and are not crazy about sweet stay away and keep your money in you pocket


2008 -Large BGE. 2013- Small BGE and 2015 - Mini. Henderson, Ky.


  • tkleagertkleager Posts: 539
    I feel the same way about Crown Maple.  If I wanted to eat a pancake, I would eat a pancake.
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  • TUTTLE871TUTTLE871 Posts: 1,316
    Agreed the crown maple was pancake worthy. The wife did like it with coke though,

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  • EggcelsiorEggcelsior Posts: 13,791
    tkleager said:

    I feel the same way about Crown Maple.  If I wanted to eat a pancake, I would eat a pancake.

    Have it with pancakes. Oh yeah.
  • NsdexterNsdexter Posts: 193
    I like my whiskey/ bourbon to taste like whiskey/ bourbon, I don't need maple flavor or anything else in it.
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  • td66snrftd66snrf Posts: 1,231
    Mattman3969 how is it on pancakes and waffles?
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  • SkiddymarkerSkiddymarker Posts: 8,244
    Kinda like Tennessee Honey, nice for flavor in BBQ sauce, but just not JD. Thanks for the heads up!
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  • SmokeyPittSmokeyPitt Posts: 9,702
    Warning: I just finished a bottle of the single barrel. Tasted good...nice and smooth....120 proof. My head hurts and I'm not sure where I am this morning.

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  • fence0407fence0407 Posts: 1,686
    Go for Old Grand Dad 114 proof. Smooth and priced fairly. Also - will cause morning headaches and a loss of inhibitions. 
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  • GQuizGQuiz Posts: 699
    If you want maple finish like it's supposed to be, try Collingwood. It's Canadian. But it is smooth.

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  • NibbleMeThisNibbleMeThis Posts: 2,293
    Sounds unfit to drink but like it would be useful in a BBQ sauce or pan sauce. 
    Knoxville, TN
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  • Mattman3969Mattman3969 Posts: 7,553
    It was a learning experience. !/2 a bottle left behind for the cleaning crew because I wasn't going to chance it coming open in our luggage.

    Thanks for the tip @GQuiz


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  • gabrieggergabriegger Posts: 603
    @SmokeyPitt thanks for the warning!image

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  • Angus1978Angus1978 Posts: 390
    Thanks for the info. I doubt I'd like that stuff. I'll stick with regular bourbon
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