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Blanton's Special Reserve

(70cl, 40%)

Blanton's Special Reserve

Sorry about this...

We can't actually ship Blanton's Special Reserve to the United States at the moment (although we're working hard to fix that).

In the meantime, our friends over at The Whisky Shop might be able to help you out.

Thank you for your support and understanding 🙂

-The folks at Master of Malt

Blanton's Special Bottling Note

Special Reserve is a lower strength single barrel bourbon from Blanton's. Each bottle is hand-filled, hand-labeled, hand-sealed and individually numbered.

Please Note: Unfortunately, the wax atop these Straight From The Barrel bottlings is currently prone to cracking. We're informed that this should be a short term problem, but please be aware when purchasing this tasty bourbon. (Don't worry, the delicious liquid inside won't be affected!)

Consider this similar product...

Black & Gold 11yo Bourbon

Tasting Note by The Chaps at Master of Malt

Nose: Spiced. Grainy sweetness. Buttery, fruity tang.

Palate: Light, balanced, gentle spices, toffee. Dried peels.

Finish: Spices, medium-length.

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Blanton's Special Reserve Reviews

Great for a hot summer evening due to the lower alcohol content.

I honestly love this Special Reserve it has light body with a smooth finish. It was a pleasant surprise but needs to be enjoyed straight up. Water of any kind will destroy what little flavor is there. It is a good single barrel whiskey for a new to the game whiskey hunter. I feel it’s under rated definitely not as good as the gold or SFTB but it holds its own in my opinion. Cheers

2nd October 2019

Best I’ve ever had.

So smooth that I’ve dubbed it a breakfast whiskey.

26th August 2019

Best bourbon I tried

Haven't tasted many bourbons but this is far ahead of anything I've tried.
It's a whisky that makes you go wow.

11th September 2018

Something Special Indeed!

One of the best Bourbons, regardless of price! I've had the pleasure of tasting all 3 Blanton's Bourbons. I haven't been disappointed!

5th February 2018

Take it for a ride!!

Simply one of the best I've tasted. I will be buying this one again for sure.

6th August 2017

Simply the best

Quite delicious, full, balanced, a superb blend of flavors with an absolute perfect finish, bravo!

2nd August 2017

Good, but great like the Gold

After trying the spectacular Blanton's Gold last year, I plumped for the cheaper special reserve to see what you got for your money.

Unfortunately it was a minor disappointment, with the mouthfeel much more watery, a weaker flavour, less bite and a short finish.

That being said the great smell and arrival of the Gold was still present.

An above average whiskey, but I'd rather pay more for the Gold.

6th January 2017

Mr G Watkins

Smooth and silky. Definitely the best bourbon I've tasted.

13th April 2016


Love this Bourbon!!

21st December 2015

My favorite

Great easy aroma without any ethanol smell.. you can just breath with your nose burried in the glass and you will have no acrid feeling. The taste is smooth, fresh, fruity.. you can really feel the sugary taste and you have no unpleasant aftertaste. I prefer it with one ice cube per each 2cl. For me the Blanton's 40% is the best choice at still reasonable price great for evening with friends or just relaxing and drinking after a hard day... :-)

1st March 2014

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