Conecuh Ridge Distillers has introduced Clyde May’s Straight Bourbon.
This five-year-old whiskey is non-chill filtered and 92 proof. The nose is soft and sweet, the company reports, with aromas of brown sugar, baked apricot, wild strawberry and nutmeg. The palate is also soft, with complex aromas of barrel spice, fruit and oiled leather.
Clyde May’s Straught Bourbon is distilled is named after an Alabama moonshiner who also made whiskey in hand-built copper stills with Alabama spring water with the finest local ingredients.
The suggested retail price is $39.99 per 750-ml. bottle.