Bourbon Whiskey

Colonel E.H. Taylor Small Batch Bourbon Review

Col. E.H. Taylor Small Batch Bourbon

By Richard Thomas Rating: B+ Releases from Buffalo Trace’s Colonel E.H. Taylor collection deservedly attract a great deal of attention, but I think the timing of the Taylor Small Batch release will probably garner it a little more. Starting in early 2011, the Taylor brought us the Old Fashioned Sour Mash Bourbon, the Single Barrel Bourbon, the famed Warehouse C ...

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Buffalo Trace Distillery Releases Seventh Round of Single Oak Project Bourbon

(Buffalo Trace Press Release) Buffalo Trace Distillery releases its seventh round of Single Oak Project Bourbons, and is wondering if lucky number seven will hold the key in its quest to find the world’s perfect bourbon! All of the bourbons in this release were aged in Warehouse K, a wooden floor warehouse, entered into the barrel at 105 proof from ...

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A. Smith Bowman Releases Port-Finished Bourbon

(Buffalo Trace Press Release) A. Smith Bowman Distillery, a micro-distillery located just outside of Washington, DC,  is releasing a limited edition, port-finished bourbon called Abraham Bowman Limited Edition Whiskey Port-Finished Bourbon.  The barrel this bourbon was aged in has some unusual history to it – it aged bourbon for four years at A. Smith Bowman, then was emptied, shipped to ...

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Elmer T. Lee Bourbon Review

Elmer T. Lee Single Barrel Bourbon

By Kurt Maitland Rating:B+ As I sit here writing up this review of Elmer T. Lee, one of the excellent but lesser known bourbons from Buffalo Trace, I can’t help but think of a boxing term “punching above one’s weight” and I mean that in the best possible way. Briefly, Buffalo Trace is the Kentucky distillery of bourbons such as ...

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