Rye Whiskey

Taconic Cask Strength Rye Whiskey Review

Taconic Cask Strength Rye

By Randall H. Borkus Rating: B “Taconic,” (/təˈkɒnᵻk/) was once transliterated as the Taghkanic or Taughannock, meaning “in the trees,” and used as the name of a Lenape chieftain. Taghkanic is still used in parts of eastern New York, as in the name of a small town in the region, for both features within and outside the Taconic Mountains. The founders of Taconic ...

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Dad’s Hat 3 Year Old Straight Rye

Dad's Hat Straight Rye

By Debbie Shocair Rating: A- After winning an award for Whisky Advocate’s Craft Whiskey of the Year 2015 as well as being named one of the Top 100 spirits, Dad’s Hat whiskey continues to deliver excellence in its new release of Dad’s Hat Pennsylvania Straight Rye Whiskey. Herman Mihalich, founder of Dad’s Hat, named the company in honor of his ...

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The BTAC 2016 Round-Up

Buffalo Trace Warehouse and Water Tower

How Well Does The 2016 Buffalo Trace Antique Collection Fare Compared To Previous Batches? By Richard Thomas One of the most anticipated events of the year among bourbon enthusiasts is the release of the new Buffalo Trace Antique Collection (BTAC), a batch of five distinct whiskeys representing a mix of characteristics. Some are quite old, whereas others are merely mature; ...

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