Other Whiskeys

Hellyers Road 10 Year Old Original Whiskey Review

By Ben Kelly Rating: B In 1992, Australian federal legislation was relaxed to allow for whiskey distillation (previous legislation was enacted in the 1830s by people with no sense of humor to prevent Aussies from having any fun. Now there are nineteen such distilleries dotted across the Australia, with a good number of those existing in the island state of ...

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Ranger Creek Mesquite Single Malt Set For Release

(From Ranger Creek Press Release) After a five month delay, a new Texas whiskey will hit shelves this March, and it will be truly unique to Texas.  Ranger Creek Rimfire is a single malt whiskey lightly smoked with Texas mesquite that was sourced from a local farmer.  Less than 500 cases of this innovative whiskey will be available, commencing with ...

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Penderyn Red Flag Single Malt Whiskey Review

By Richard Thomas Rating: B Red Flag is the inaugural expression of Penderyn’s “Icons of Wales” series. The Welsh distillery intends to release 50 of these limited edition Welsh whiskeys, each one highlighting an exemplary slice of Welsh history. In the case of Red Flag, that historic slice is the 1831 Merthyr Rising. The rising was the climax of years ...

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KinnicKinnic Whiskey Review

By Jake Emen Rating: B- Blended whiskeys aren’t exactly new — the overwhelming majority of all the Scotch sold around the world is blended. However, blending unique, high quality American whiskeys (i.e. not neutral grain blends) into a distinct offering is indeed a fresh concept. Enter Kinnickinnic, a blended American whiskey made by Great Lakes Distillery in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The ...

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