Appleton Reserve Blend is distilled from molasses and matures at least 8 years in selected oak barrels. The sugar cane used for the production is grown by the distillery itself. Tasting notes:Color: Gold. Nose: Complex, soft, toast with butter, oak, spices. Taste: Sweet, dry, butterscotch, cloves, nutmeg, oak, citrus, candied apples, caramel. Finish: Long lasting.