Two of my most favorite things that start with the letter "B" have officially teamed up. Bourbon and the Broncos. Breckenridge Distillery has announced a limited edition run of a Denver Broncos Bourbon.

The Champions Blend from Breckenridge Distillery offers two distinct bottles. Orange and Blue. Both blended bourbons are bottled at 86 proof but offer two different flavor profiles.

Orange Blend

The flavor profile of the orange blend offers a caramel apple bomb, fig, and ryegrass on the nose. Apricot, rye, and caramel apple are present on the palate. When it comes to the finish of the Orange Blend you will taste black pepper and subtle hints of tobacco.

Credit: Breckenridge Distillery

Blue Blend

Contrasting from the Orange Blend, the Blue Blend's nose is holiday spice, brown sugar, and black tea. Guava, red apple, cherry, lactone, and cut grass describe the palate. On the finish of the Blue Blend, you will taste mature oak and spice.

Credit: Breckenridge Distillery

The Breckenridge Distillery Denver Broncos Champions Blend bourbons are available in your favorite liquor stores right now. If you are looking to do a head-to-head Denver Broncos bourbon tasting battle, you can pick up both the Orange and Blue blends to see which is your favorite. Once you choose your favorite bourbon, you can vote on which blend is the best by scanning the QR code on the back of the bottle. Voting for your favorite blend could get win you some prizes for your vote.

Breckenridge Distillery is the highest distillery in the world and was founded in 2008. Breckenridge Distillery's bourbons are coveted among Coloradans and bourbon enthusiasts across the world. Breckenridge Distillery accolades include three-time winner of Icons of Whisky and five-time winner of the Best American Blended at the World Whiskies Awards by Whisky Magazine. Breckenridge Distillery is also a four-time winner of the Colorado Distillery of the Year award from the New York International Spirits Competition.

Based on the flavor profiles, which Champions Blend would you pick? Personally, they both sound outstanding. However, my tastes in bourbon gravitate me toward the Orange Champions Blend.

If you would like to learn more about Breckenridge Distillery's Denver Broncos Champions Blend, you can find out more HERE.

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