Four Roses is quite unique among bourbon makers. By combining 2 different mash bills with 5 different yeast strains, they have a total of 10 different bourbon recipes that they can choose from. By combining these different recipes they are able to create some truly excellent different bourbons. Four Roses Small Batch Select is a mix of 6 different recipes, with each one being aged for at least 6 years. On the nose you’ll find raspberry, toffee, cloves and nutmeg. The palate displays apricots and cherries, with oak, leather and vanilla. The finish has a little cinnamon with grapes and a touch of spearmint.