Rye Whiskey

Russell’s Reserve Single Barrel Rye Whiskey Review

Russell's Reserve Single Barrel Rye

By April Manning Rating: B Russell’s Reserve Single Barrel Rye is the latest Wild Turkey creation, only just released in September 2015. It is a 104 proof (52% abv), single-barrel rye whiskey. While there is no age statement found on the bottle, it is bottled at a higher proof than Russell’s Reserve 6 Year Old Rye. In order to be ...

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How BTAC 2015 Measures Up To Its Past


Comparing The Buffalo Trace Antique Collections By Facts, Figures And Opinions By Richard Thomas While Pappy Van Winkle gets the attention in the mainstream press, among true die-hard bourbon enthusiasts the most anticipated annual whiskey release is arguably that of the Buffalo Trace Antique Collection (BTAC). While bourbon fans obsess about the technical details of other annual bourbon releases too, ...

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Catoctin Creek Releases Maple and Peach Rye Whiskeys

Catoctin Creek is proud to announce the release of two new variants on its Roundstone Rye Cask Proof. The first expression is Roundstone Rye “Maple Finished” Cask Proof, where they’ve taken those old maple-syrup barrels from the Langdon Wood maple syrup on sale in their tasting room, and re-filled them with whisky. Only 26 cases will be available in the ...

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Sazerac 18 Year Old Rye Whiskey Review (2015)

Sazerac 18 Year Old Rye Whiskey

By S.D. Peters Rating: A The annual Buffalo Trace Antique Collection includes an 18-year aged version of its standard, 6-year old Sazerac Straight Rye Whiskey. The difference in age expresses a maturity in the spicy notes, making the 18-year expression a more enjoyable sipping rye for those who favor the whiskey’s spicy side. The release for the 2015 Antique Collection ...

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