For those looking to buy a bottle of bourbon, the category offers a diverse range of styles to enjoy, from single- barrel offerings to cask-finished expressions to high-ABV barrel-strength bottles. There’s also good old Kentucky Straight, which continues to offer impressive bang for buck. With such diversity, choosing which bourbon to buy can be confusing.
To help you make those decisions, VinePair sampled an extensive range of options to compile the ultimate buyer’s guide. Whether you’re new to the category or a bourbon aficionado looking to add a special bottle to your collection, there’s something for you on this list. We limited inclusion to only one expression per brand and have listed average prices based on data from Wine-Searcher.com.
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