Whiskey Reviews

Angel’s Envy Cask Strength Bourbon Review (2014)

Angel's Envy Cask Strength

By Richard Thomas Rating: A- When Angel’s Envy released its first cask strength whiskey in 2012, it proved enormously popular in bourbon circles. As for myself, I liked it so much I actively campaigned for the company to make more of the stuff. The Louisville-based company didn’t commit to putting their Cask Strength into regular production, but they did start ...

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Four Roses Single Barrel Limited Edition Bourbon (2014)

Four Roses Limited Edition Single Barrel 2014

By Kurt Maitland Rating: A This release tends to be the high point of the Four Roses’ annual schedule, the one where Master Distiller Jim Rutledge gets to play with the distillery’s 10 distinct bourbons varieties and craft a unique experience each and every year. The upshot of that is that Rutledge doesn’t repeat himself and knows how to showcase ...

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Parker’s Heritage 2014 Cask Strength Wheat Whiskey Review

Parker Heritage Wheat Whiskey 2014

By Richard Thomas Rating: A Heaven Hill’s Parker’s Heritage Collection, a limited edition series named for Master Distiller Parker Beam, is noteworthy as American whiskey’s big annual mystery box. One year saw a cognac-finished bourbon, another an 11 year old cask strength, small batch bourbon. The one constant for Parker’s Heritage is that every year has brought a bourbon of ...

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