Bourbon

Review #1019 – Jack Daniel’s Single Barrel Barrel Proof Bourbon, Woodman’s Selection

​Review #1019 | Bourbon Review #528 – Jack Daniel’s Single Barrel Barrel Proof, Woodman’s Selection The Schtick: This is a single barrel, barrel proof release of Brown-Forman distillate produced for the Jack Daniel’s line of expressions. This particular barrel was selected for Woodman’s Market, a local chain here in Wisconsin. Distiller: Brown-Forman Bottler: Brown-Forman ABV: 65.9% ABV Age: NAS Nose: Honey, …

Review #1017 – Jack Daniel’s Single Barrel Barrel Proof, Kenwood Liquors Selection

​Review #1017 | Bourbon Review #527 – Jack Daniel’s Single Barrel Barrel Proof Bourbon, Kenwood Liquors Selection The Schtick: This is a single barrel of Brown-Forman distillate selected by an Illinois retailer. It is bottled at barrel proof. Distiller: Jack Daniel’s Bottler: Jack Daniel’s ABV: 64.8% ABV Age: NAS Barrel: 18-9818 Bottled: 2/27/2018 Nose: Really rich honey, toffee, tobacco and banana bread. Rich, …

Review #1015 – Four Roses Private Selection OESV, Cox’s Spirit Shoppes & Evergreen Liquors Selection

​Review #1015 | Bourbon Review #526 – Four Roses Private Selection OESV, Cox’s Spirit Shoppes & Evergreen Liquors Selection The Schtick: I tasted this blind, and was given the review after supplying notes. Four Roses Private Selections are currently some of my favorite single barrel, cask strength, bourbons for the $$. Distiller: Four Roses Bottler: Four Roses ABV: 62.9% …

Review #1001 – Buffalo Trace Antique Collection 2018: George T. Stagg 2018

This is a widely anticipated annual release from Buffalo Trace. It is one of five bottles in their Antique Collection, and represents their take on a straight bourbon at cask strength. This was distilled in the spring of 2013 and bottled in 2018. There were still many, many bottles of this produced, clocking in around 37,000 – although that number is down compared to last year. Let’s dive in and see how it is.