Jacob’s Pardon has released Jacob’s Pardon Small Batch Recipe #3, an 18-year-old American light whiskey.
Produced by MGP, Batch #3 features a mashbill of 99% corn and 1% malted barley. It comes barreled at proof, from 211 uncharred new barrels, with an ABV of 71.25%.
The resulting flavor profile consists of caramel corn, black cherry, prune Danish, loads of baking spices such as nutmeg, clove, cinnamon and vanilla bean, pipe tobacco fragrance and more, the company reports.
Initially launched in October 2020 by Marc D. Taub and his son Jake, known for their successful wine and spirits import businesses — Palm Bay International and Taub Family Selections — with author and spirits authority F. Paul Pacult as the master blender, Jacob’s Pardon Small Batch Recipe #3 is available at select retailers nationwide at $195 for a 750-ml. bottle.