Whiskey Reviews

The Famous Grouse Scotch Whiskey Review

By Richard Thomas Rating: C+ Like so many other blended scotches, the Famous Grouse starts with a 19th Century Scottish grocer, in this case one Matthew Gloag of Perth. Like many Scottish grocers, Gloag started a family business that included making blended scotch whiskeys, which grew into the Grouse Blend under Matthew’s namesake and grandson in 1896. This was later ...

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Woodford Reserve Double Oaked Bourbon Whiskey Review

Woodford Reserve Double Oaked Bourbon

By Richard Thomas Rating: B+ The release of Woodford Reserve’s Double Oaked was arguably the most hotly awaited event in bourbon whiskey for the last several years. While Woodford Reserve has released some limited editions in the past, until now Woodford’s popular small batch remained the sole regular product in distillery’s line. In fact, Labrot and Graham was for some ...

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