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Review #1131 – Bernheim 7yr Wheat Whiskey

​Review #1131 | Bourbon Review #568 – Bernheim 8yr Wheat Whiskey The Schtick: This is a wheat whiskey distilled at Bernheim. Wheated bourbon are aften placed at the height of the bourbon craze, although wheat whiskeys appear to escape relatively unscathed.  Distiller: Bernheim Bottler: Bernheim Selection: N/A ABV: 45% ABV Age: 7 Years Nose: Soft sweet, lots of honey and caramel. Faint …

Review #1129 – Barrell 13yr Canadian Rye, Batch L940

​Review #1129 | Bourbon Review #567 – Barrell 13yr Canadian Rye Batch L940 The Schtick: This is a sourced rye bottled for Barrell Spirits. It was distilled at Alberta in Canada, and was aged for 13 years before being bottled at cask strength, with no coloring or filtering.  Distiller: Undisclosed Canadian Bottler: Barrell Selection: N/A ABV: 63.45% ABV Age: 13 Years  …

Review #1128 – Compass Box Great King Street, Artists Blend Single Marrying Cask, Bounty Hunter Selection

​Review #1128 | Scotch Review #381 – Compass Box Great King Street, Artists Blend Single Marrying Cask, Bounty Hunter Selection The Schtick: This is a single marrying cask from Compass Box’s GKS Artist Blend line of expressions. It was finished in a lowland grain whiskey cask for just shy of a year, and yieled 228 bottles.  …

Review #1126 – Ketel One Botanicals, Peach & Orange Blossom

​Review #1126 | Ketel One Botanical: Peach & Orange Blossom The Schtick: This is a vodka base product released by Ketel One. It features botanicals and some added flavor without the addition of sugar or sweeteners.  Distiller: Ketel One Bottler: Ketel One ABV: 30% ABV Age: N/A Nose: Powerful peach essence, sweet vanilla, faint citrus and a light butter cream presence.  …

Review #1125 – The Glenrothes 20yr Cadenhead’s 1997 Bounty Hunter Selection

​Review #1125 | Scotch Review #380 – The Glenrothes 20yr Cadenhead’s 1997, Bounty Hunter Selection The Schtick: This is an independent bottling of Glenrothes spirit by Cadenheads that was selected for the Napa, California retailer Bounty Hunter Wine and Spirits. It was matured in a sherry butt and bottled at cask strength without filtering or coloring.  …

Review #1123 – Plantation Xaymaca Rum

​Review #1123 | Rum Review #66 – Plantation Xaymaca Pot Still Rum The Schtick: This is a combination of rums distilled at Clarendon and Long Pond that is aged first in bourbon casks, then it is shipped to France to be finished in Ferrand casks.  Distiller: Blend (Clarendon, Long Pond) Bottler: Plantation ABV: 43% ABV Age: NAS Nose: Rich sweet melon, …