Horse Solider Signature Forged In Fire Small Batch Bourbon Whiskey (Gold Label). HORSE SOLDIER® SMALL BATCH BOURBON WHISKEY is a uniquely complex, "wheated" bourbon, that has matured for a minimum of 6 years in new American white oak barrels. This all-natural, all-American product won a Gold Medal (95pts.) at the New York International Spirits Competition in 2019. The soft red winter wheat in our recipe provides intriguing depth and complexity to this ultimate American spirit.