Tag Archives: Bottlers and Negociants

Ezra Brooks Line Adding A Straight Rye

The Ezra Brook brand, heretofore known for its bourbon, has a new addition to its product lineup: Ezra Brooks Straight Rye. The brand, which dates back to 1957 and has been a part of Luxco’s portfolio of whiskeys since 1993. Ezra Brooks Straight Rye is bottled at an honest 90 proof, and will become available nationally starting this month in ...

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Grangestone 12 Year Old Highland Single Malt Scotch Review

Grangestone Highland 12YO Single Malt

By Father John Rayls Rating: A- Grangestone Highland 12 Year Old Single Malt Whisky is produced by an independent bottler, reportedly by retailer Total Wine via their in-house operation, Spirits Direct. They certainly do love to push this particular purchase when you happen to ask about it. The sourcing, as is often the case with these things, is a mystery. The ...

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Rabbit Hole Rye Whiskey Review

Rabbit Hole Rye

By Richard Thomas Rating: B- With Kentucky bourbon tourism booming, Louisville is becoming one of the country’s leading hotbeds of urban distilling. The latest entry is Rabbit Hole Distilling, founded in 2012 and who broke ground on their distillery in October 2016. Rabbit Hole is the project of Dr. Kaveh Zamanian, MD, a psychologist out of Chicago. His whiskey guy, ...

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Teeling 24 Year Old Single Malt Irish Whiskey Review

Teeling 24 Year Old Single Malt

By Richard Thomas Rating: A Starting with it’s initial release of the Teeling Small Batch, an Irish blend, Teeling Whiskey Company has developed a line of premium, regular releases that includes a highly regarded single grain, a single malt, and a poitin. However, the Dublin-based distiller and bottler has also made a major stake in the very aged, super premium ...

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