Other Whiskeys

Understanding Types Of American Whiskey

Jack Daniel's Still

By Richard Thomas Part of the Bourbon Boom is the way in which the rise of Kentucky’s Native Spirit has tugged the other major categories of American whiskey on its coattails. Once upon a time, rye whiskey was a sleepy thing, known to most because of Don McLean’s song “American Pie.” Wheat whiskey and American malt whiskey had all but ...

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Clyde May 9 Year Old Cask Strength Alabama Whiskey

Clyde May 9 Year Old Alabama Whiskey

By Richard Thomas Rating: B Clyde May’s Alabama Whiskey is a sourced-and-bottled brand released by Conecuh Ridge Distillery, and has a lengthy backstory full of twists and turns. That tale begins with the very real Clyde May, a very real and very prolific post-war era Alabama moonshiner. His fame is pegged both to his consistent, long-term productivity and the quality ...

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Israel’s First Single Malt Sold At Auction

By Richard Thomas Milk & Honey Distillery has achieved a key milestone in releasing it’s first single malt whisky. Thus the Israel’s first whisky distillery has achieved its initial potential and produced the country’s first single malt. The initial batch of 100 bottles will be sold starting August 11 on whiskyauctioneer.com. Said whisky was aged for 30 months in an ...

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