Month: July 2018

Review #809 – The Feathery

​Review #809 | /r/Scotch Review #273 – The Feathery The Schtick: This is a blend of full maturation sherried single malts from a variety of producers. It is rumored to contain malt from GlenDronach, Glengoyne and Tamdhu. Distiller: Various (Blend) Bottler: Spencerfield Spirit Co ABV: 40% ABV Age: NAS Source: Bottle Nose: Honey, caramel, tobacco. Stewed fruits, jammy. Mild pepper. Bready. Sherry …

Review #806 – 1987 Domaine de Jean-Bon 28 Year Old “K&L Exclusive” Bas Armagnac

Review #806 | /r/Brandy Review #21 – 1987 Domaine de Jean-Bon 28 Year Old “K&L Exclusive” Bas Armagnac The Schtick: This is a French armagnac that is distilled at Domaine de Jean-Bon and bottled exclusively for KLWines in California. “Domaine Jean-Bon was started by a family with three brothers, all of whom were named Jean, crazily …

Review #803 – Blanton’s Gold

​Review #803 | /r/Bourbon Review #440 – Blanton’s Gold The Schtick: This is an international only release of Blanton’s, a popular single barrel bourbon released by Buffalo Trace in the USA. The major selling point behind Blanton’s Gold, apart from its exclusivity of markets, is that it is bottled at a higher proof than regular Blanton’s. …

Review #801 – The Glenlivet 1995 20yr Signatory Vintage

​Review #801 | /r/Scotch Review #272 – Glenlivet 1995 20yr Signatory Vintage First Fill Sherry The Schtick: This is a Signatory Vintage release of Glenlivet distillate that has been aged in a first fill sherry cask for 20 years. It is bottled at cask strength and received no filtering or coloring. Distiller: The Glenlivet Bottler: Signatory Vintage ABV: 57.4% …

Review #800 – Stranahan’s Snowflake #19 – Crestone Peak

​Review #800 | /r/Bourbon Review #439 – Stranahan’s Snowflake #19 Crestone Peak The Schtick: This is a December 2016 release from Stranahan’s as an entry into their Snowflake limited edition line. It contains a blend of Stranahan’s spirit that is finished in rum casks, Amador wine, Madeira fortified wine, zinfandel and also contains some 4 year …