Month: September 2018

Review #904 – Russell’s Reserve Single Barrel Bourbon, Master Distiller’s 2018 Selection

​Review #904 | Bourbon Review #473 – Russell’s Reserve Single Barrel Bourbon, Master Distiller’s Select 2018 The Schtick: This is a single barrel of bourbon from Wild Turkey under the Russell’s Reserve label. This was picked by a variety of bourbon distillery Master Distiller’s for a springtime festival in Kentucky. This hails from D-6. I shamelessly …

Review #902 – William Heavenhill Bottled In Bond

​Review #902 | /r/Bourbon Review #472 – William Heavenhill Bottled in Bond The Schtick: This is a limited edition, Heaven Hill gift shop only bottle. This release is bottled in bond. Distiller: Heaven Hill Bottler: Heaven Hill ABV: 50% ABV Age: NAS Nose: Corn, oak, pepper, honey. Very stereotypical bourbon. it’s a very bourbon-y bourbon. Lots of corn sweetness, with some …

Review #901 – Longrow 9yr First Fill Sauternes

​Review #901 | /r/Scotch Review #303 – Longrow 9yr First Fill Sauternes Matured The Schtick: This was a bottle that I tried blind and I reviewed it live on the Whiskey Network Discord server, then got the reveal in order to fill in relevant details here. Distiller: Longrow (Springbank) Bottler: Longrow Distilled: November 2007 Bottled: September 2017 Bottle: One of 252 …

Review #897 – Knob Creek Single Barrel Rye #5722, Ace Spirits Selection

​Review #897 | /r/Bourbon Review #470 – Knob Creek Single Barrel Rye Cask Strength #5722 The Schtick: This is a single barrel selection of Knob Creek Rye that is barreled and then bottled at 57.5% ABV. Distiller: Beam / Suntory Bottler: Beam / Suntory ABV: 57.5% ABV Age: NAS Nose: Clove, tobacco, thick and rich with loads of baking spices, gingerbread …