The Rich History Behind Campari’s W.B. Saffell Bourbon

Introducing WB Saffell, the newest expression from Campari's Barons Collection! Named aftr the legendary Wild Turkey owners, this is a perfect tribute to their legacy.

WB Saffell is crafted from Wild Turkey's signature mash bill of 75% corn, 13% , and 12% malted barley. This mash bill creates a bold yet smooth flavor profile that is sure to plase whiskey lovers of all palates. The whiskey also features notes of vanilla and caramel to give it an extra layer of complexity.

This 375ml bottle was created by Campari as part of their Whiskey Barons Collection in 2017. This collection pays homage to the great men behind the success of Wild Turkey. The campari team wanted to create a unique line of bourbons that showcase the best aspects of their mash bill while still staying true to their roots.

The taste profile of WB Saffell is one that can be enjoyed neat or on the rocks. It has a smooth finish with just a hint of spice that lingers on the tongue for a few moments after each sip. If you're looking for somethng special from Campari's Whiskey Barons Collection, then you'll want to give this bourbon a try!

So if you're looking for an exquisite bourbon experience with notes of vanilla and caramel, then look no further than WB Saffell! Get yourself some today and enjoy its bold yet smooth flavor profile that will leave your tastebuds wanting more!

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Who Produces W.B. Saffell Bourbon?

W.B. Saffell is a bourbon created by Wild Turkey owners Campari and part of the Whiskey Barons Collection. The bourbon is made with a mash bill of 75% corn, 13% rye and 12% malted barley, all sourced from Wild Turkey, and aged in for at leat 8 years. The whiskey is then bottled at 45% ABV and has a deep amber color with aromas of oak, caramel, vanilla and honey. The flavor profile is full-bodied with notes of spice, oak, leather and tobacco, finishing off with a long finish of baking spices.

The Search for the Holy Grail of Bourbon

The Holy Grail of bourbon is Pappy Van Winkle. This highly sought-after spirit was first distilled in the late 1800s by Julian “Pappy” Van Winkle. It remains a favorite of bourbon aficionados and collectors, and its rarity makes it highly coveted. Pappy Van Winkle is known for its complex flavor profile, which has notes of spice, oak, vanilla, caramel, and toffee. The bourbon also has a smooth finish that lingers on the palate. It's best enjoyed neat or with a few drops of to open up the flavors. Unfortunately, sine it's so rare and popular, Pappy Van Winkle can be difficult to find—but it's worth the search!


In conclusion, W.B. Saffell is a highly respected bourbon from the Whiskey Barons Collection by Campari. It is crafted from Wild Turkey's signature mash bill of 75% corn, 13% rye and 12% malted barley, and is bottled in 375ml bottles. This small-batch release pays tribute to the great whiskey barons who have come before us and honors thir legacy through its unique flavor profile and quality ingredients. With its smooth finish and perfect balance of sweet and spicy notes, W.B. Saffell is sure to please any bourbon aficionado.

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