Tag Archives: Limited Edition

Barrell Whiskey Batch 004 Review

Barrell Whiskey Batch 004

By Randall H. Borkus Rating: B+ Barrell Craft Spirits, the independent bottler behind Barrell Bourbon, Barrell Whiskey and Barrell Rum, announced recently that they would be getting into the business of opening a distillery in Louisville and making their own in-house spirits. Their plant will be a strongly production-oriented facility with few frills, stepping away from the stylish, tourist-friendly distilleries ...

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Painted Stave Double TroubleD Whiskey Review

Double TroubleD Whiskey

By Father John Rayls Rating: B+ Delaware’s Painted Stave Distilling and Fordham & Dominion Brewing Co. have gotten into the thing, not new but not altogether well-established either, in producing a whiskey distilled from beer, in this case an Imperial IPA. The result is Double TroubleD, initially released in 2015. My particular bottle came from the October 2016 release, bottle ...

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Israel’s First Single Malt Ready To Go

By Richard Thomas Israel’s first whisky distillery, Milk & Honey, is poised to release their first batch of single malt whisky, which would also be the first Israeli single malt ever. The distillery announced on May 20 that they had bottled the first cask from their experimental series, which yielded 391 bottles. Those bottles are slated for sale later in ...

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Sazerac’s A. Smith Bowman Puts Out Latest In Sequential Series Bourbon

Virginia’ A. Smith Bowman Distillery announced the latest release in its Abraham Bowman line of experimental whiskey, the Abraham Bowman Sequential Series Bourbon.  This limited release explores how flavor profiles are affected when bourbon, first aged in new charred white oak barrels, is then finished in different kinds of used barrels for its final years, and also explores how the ...

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