Between $31 to $60

Del Bac Dorado Mesquite Smoked Whiskey

Del Bac Dorado Whiskey

By Jake Emen Rating: B- In keeping with being from the Southwest, Whiskey Del Bac from Hamilton Distillers is all about the mesquite. They use mesquite wood to smoke their floor-malted barley rather than peat, making a Southwestern single malt with a Scottish heritage. Of the three varieties in its lineup, Whiskey Del Bac Dorado is the aged, mesquite-smoked version, ...

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Kilbeggan 8 Year Old Single Grain Irish Whiskey Review

Kilbeggan Single Grain Irish Whiskey

By Richard Thomas Rating: B- When I was in Ireland this past November, I learned Beam Suntory, owners of both the Cooley and Kilbeggan distilleries, intended to consolidate some of the old Cooley brands under the better known Kilbeggan banner. Greenore, one of the earliest entrants in the reinvented single grain category, was one of these, and now it has ...

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Dark Corner Stumphouse Whiskey Review

Dark Corner Stumphouse

By Richard Thomas Rating: B- If experimentation is the byword of the American craft whiskey movement, Dark Corner is certainly doing more than its share with whiskeys like Stumphouse. The whiskey starts with a 2/3s red winter wheat, 1/3 malt mashbill, and from there departs from the American whiskey model by aging in spent, small barrels from the distillery’s Lewis ...

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Taconic Founder’s Rye Whiskey Review

Millbrook Founder's Rye

By S.D. Peters Rating: B Founder’s Rye Whiskey is the latest release from Standfordville, New York’s Millbrook Distillery. Launched in 2013 by founders Paul Coughlin and Gerry Valenti, Millbrook Distillery kicked-off its line of spirits with a Straight Bourbon named after Dutchess County, in which Standfordville resides. Dutchess Private Reserve 2013 was followed by a Limited Edition Barrel Strength Bourbon. ...

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