John J. Bowman Single Barrel Bourbon Review

John J. Bowman Bourbon

By Jake Emen Rating: B- The greater area surrounding Washington D.C. has seen an expansive growth in all things imbibing in recent years. Yet, it’s not only the Johnny-come-lately distilleries and breweries who are capturing consumer attention. A. Smith Bowman Distillery has been open for over 75 years, and is currently located in Fredericksburg, Virginia, sandwiched about halfway between Richmond ...

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Russell’s Reserve 6 Year Old Rye Whiskey Review

Russell's Reserve Rye

Updated March 14, 2017 By S.D. Peters Average Rating: B From the Austin, Nichols Company Distillery (i.e. Wild Turkey) comes this 6 year old small batch Straight Rye. Bearing the surname of the it’s creators, Austin, Nichols’ Master Distiller Jimmy Russell and his son Eddie, Russell’s Reserve Rye is a welcome addition to the growing number of small batch Ryes ...

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