Nose: Driftwood. Teakwood. Not quite a bonfire, but the smoldering ashes of one. Seashells. Tobacco. Ink. Bourbon notes of vanilla, dark caramel, and charred oak. Chocolate malt. Light fruits, including apricot. Complex and lovely.
Palate: Vanilla, caramel, and a good amount of oak—the bourbon barrel influence is quite clear. Fruity, with lots of melon, both cantaloupe and honeydew. Peat smoke that’s fairly soft and well integrated with the fruitiness. Chocolate covered coffee beans emerge on the backend, along with some anise. The mouthfeel is full and creamy, quite enjoyable. Fairly well balanced overall, although a little too much oaky astringency.
Finish: Vanilla custard. Burnt caramel. Candied pears. Fruit pie. Cinnamon. Cocoa powder. Gentle peat smoke. Medium in length, although that cocoa powder seems to linger a bit longer than the other notes.
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A wine list from Flask published in the early 1970s
Driving down Ventura Blvd in Studio City in the 1960’s has something in common with today, Flask Fine Wine & Whisky- Flask first opened its doors to the public in 1962. Decades later and it still remains a respected fixture in the Los Angeles community.
We work directly with the wineries, distilleries and breweries to maintain a personal relationship with the creators of some of our favorite products.
We want to know their stories and how they produce bottles that fit into our unique collection. We make a point to keep our selection stocked with a wide variety, offering your classic Napa icons to your natural & organic wines.
We like to think of our whiskey and spirit section as more of a library where the rarest of bottles can be found.
We look forward to helping you find your next favorite bottle!