Other Whiskeys

Barrell Whiskey Batch 002 Review

Barrell Whiskey Batch 002

By Richard Thomas Rating: B+ Barrell Bourbon has become a hit among enthusiasts, and through the eight batches they have released so far, Joe Beatrice’s brand has established itself as a bottler that can be counted on to deliver solid, cask strength bourbon. Barrell Whiskey, on the other hand, is not so well-established a quality. The latest release on that ...

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Gaur Spice Flavored Whiskey Review

Guar Spice Whiskey

By Debbie Shocair Rating: B The bottling company Spectrum Spirits has released this small batch American “whiskey with natural spice flavors,” and as far as flavored whiskeys go (a category in itself these days), it’s a classy, understated expression that dabbles in subtleties. While most people expect me to abhor flavored whiskies, I enjoy explaining my view of their role ...

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New Orphan Barrel Is A 28 Year Old George Dickel

By Richard Thomas Diageo’s Orphan Barrel series of American whiskeys has now reached its ninth release with Whoop & Holler American Whiskey. Distilled and aged at George Dickel Distillery in Cascade Hollow, Tennessee, Whoop & Holler is a 28 year old, making it the oldest installment in the Orphan Barrel series to date. The whiskey is described as having been ...

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Alabama’s Clyde May Introduces New Whiskeys

Clyde May’s Whiskey has introduced two new extra aged whiskeys: a non-chill filtered, 5 year old 92 proof straight bourbon and a 117 proof, cask strength 8 years old whiskey. These expressions have been released in September to coincide with both National Bourbon Month and the birthday of the brand’s namesake, Alabama moonshiner Clyde May. The Straight Bourbon Paying homage ...

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