Black Dirt Single Barrel Bourbon

Black Dirt Bourbon

By Father John Rayls Rating: B The Northeast’s “Black Dirt Region” stretches from southern Orange County, New York into northern Sussex County, New Jersey, very near the intersection of the states of Pennsylvania, New Jersey and New York. However, it’s primarily centered on Warwick, New York, the home of Black Dirt Distillery Company. The area was a vast marshland until ...

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Jameson Caskmates Irish Whiskey Review

Jameson Caskmates

By Richard Thomas Rating: B When Cork County craft brewer Franciscan Well released their Jameson Stout in Ireland a couple of years back, it set off quite a stir in local circles. That beer began when New Midleton’s Master of Whiskey Science David Quinn made a friendly loan of some used, first-fill bourbon barrels to Franciscan Well’s Shane Long, and ...

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