The Bernheim Distillery was founded by W.L. Weller. Today, however, the Bernheim distillery in Louisville belongs to the Heaven Hill company. The Rebel Bourbon got its name due to the fact that it should actually only be offered in the south of the USA. The Rebel Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whisky TAWNY PORT Barrel Finish is handcrafted according to the original wheat recipe from 1849. Its finish is given to this whisky in Tawny Port Barrels to achieve a more complex taste. Tasting notes:Colour: Amber. Nose: Sweet, notes of nuts, earth. Taste: Sweet, notes of toffee, mocha, dried citrus, red fruits, spices, vanilla, oak, caramel. Finish: Long lasting.