Wild Turkey 86.8 is an 86.8 proof (43.4% alcohol) bourbon that is a marriage of primarily 6, 7 and 8-year old bourbons. 86.8 goes down smooth on the rocks or is perfect for those who like their bourbon with a mixer. It has a deep, soft aroma, with classic characteristics of sweetness and corn. Jimmy Russell calls it simply, "an unpretentious, finely crafted Kentucky bourbon." It has a deep, soft aroma and characteristics of sweetness and corn.