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What You Should Know
- Part of Buffalo Trace's annual Antique Collection releases, Eagle Rare 17 Year-Old is an extra-aged version of the 10 year-old edition.
- Until 2018, Eagle Rare 17 Year-Old was bottled at 90 proof, the same as the 10-year old edition. Starting in 2018, Buffalo Trace increased the proof to 101.
- 101 proof is a tribute to the same strength as the original Eagle Rare used when the brand was launched in 1974.
- According to Buffalo Trace, expect flavors of "cocoa, caramel, and oak."