Review #1405 – Pursuit Series 004

The Schtick: This is an independent bottling of Dickel whiskey, bottled for Pursuit Spirits – the IB sourcing arm of Bourbon Pursuit. Bottled at cask strength with no filtering, I’m looking forward to giving this a go.

Review #1405 | Bourbon Review #616

Distiller: Dickel

Bottler: Pursuit Spirits

Brand: Pursuit Spirits

Selection: N/A

ABV: 50% ABV

Age: 9 Years

Nose: Oak, orange marmalade, vanilla bean, nice oak. Some pepper.

Taste: Medium mouth feel, some heat. Orange peel, oak. pepper, some toffee and a bit of tobacco.

Finish: Long, rich honey, toffee, oak and tobacco.

Overall: Really very nice. I’m a big fan of this one. It’s clearly Dickel, but one of the best barrels from them I’ve tasted so far.

Thanks for reading!

Rank: 7

5 Most Recent Dickel Expressions I Have Reviewed:



1 | Disgusting | So bad I poured it out.

2 | Poor | I wouldn’t consume by choice.

3 | Bad | Multiple flaws.

4 | Sub-par | Not bad, but many things I’d rather have.

5 | Good | Good, just fine.

6 | Very Good | A cut above.

7 | Great | Well above average

8 | Excellent | Really quite exceptional.

9 | Incredible | An all time favorite

10 | Perfect | Perfect

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