Canadian Whisky

Liberty Distillery Railspur No. 1 White Whiskey Review

Railspur No. 1 White Whiskey

By Richard Thomas Rating: B Located on Granville Island, Vancouver, Liberty Distillery is a newcomer to Canadian whiskey. The distillery opened its doors in November 2013, and released its first whiskey product only last month. Yet in doing so, Liberty Distillery created quite a novel expression in its Railspur No. 1, named for the Granville Island district. First, much of ...

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Crown Royal Whiskey Review

Crown Royal Whisky

By Richard Thomas Rating: C For some reason, liquor billboard advertising in my hometown of Lexington, Kentucky is dominated by two brands. The first, Maker’s Mark, is unsurprising. The other was Crown Royal. I have never quite understood why Canadian whisky has been so heavily advertised for so long in the heart of bourbon country, and certainly all those billboards ...

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