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Old Forester Birthday Bourbon 2016 Review

Old Forester Birthday Bourbon

By Richard Thomas Rating: B+ This is our first time writing up an Old Forester Birthday Bourbon, marking their September 2nd anniversary, but this is as good a time as any to start. This year, 2016, marks the 15th anniversary of the limited edition expression. Old Forester Birthday Bourbons are drawn from stock distilled on the same day. For 2016’s ...

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Black Maple Hill Oregon Rye Whiskey Review

Black Maple Hill Oregon Rye

By Randall H. Borkus Rating: C+ Black Maple Hill Rye is not a distillery, but a label owned by Paul Joseph from California. Joseph worked with Kentucky Bourbon Distillers “KBD “ (now known primarily as Willett, and bottlers of Noah’s Mill, Rowan’s Creek, etc…) for many years. So, Black Maple Hill whiskey was originally sourced from KBD, who in turn ...

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Taconic Cask Strength Rye Whiskey Review

Taconic Cask Strength Rye

By Randall H. Borkus Rating: B “Taconic,” (/təˈkɒnᵻk/) was once transliterated as the Taghkanic or Taughannock, meaning “in the trees,” and used as the name of a Lenape chieftain. Taghkanic is still used in parts of eastern New York, as in the name of a small town in the region, for both features within and outside the Taconic Mountains. The founders of Taconic ...

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Dad’s Hat 3 Year Old Straight Rye

Dad's Hat Straight Rye

By Debbie Shocair Rating: A- After winning an award for Whisky Advocate’s Craft Whiskey of the Year 2015 as well as being named one of the Top 100 spirits, Dad’s Hat whiskey continues to deliver excellence in its new release of Dad’s Hat Pennsylvania Straight Rye Whiskey. Herman Mihalich, founder of Dad’s Hat, named the company in honor of his ...

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