Glenturret Triple Wood
Single Malt — Highlands, ScotlandReviewed November 18, 2023Malty nose with orchard fruit. Taste of golden raisins reminicent of irish whiskey. The sherry cask is very apparant. Smoother than achentoshen three wood. Lingering finish of stone fruit.
Peated Single Malt — Islay, ScotlandReviewed November 18, 2023Incredible Ardbeg nose at its finest. Sea spray lapping the shore as a small camp fire smolders. Surprising delicate peat with hints of tar.... slightly vegetal. medium to long finish that evolves into barbecued meat.
Colonel E.H. Taylor, Jr. Small Batch Bottled in Bond Bourbon
Bourbon — Kentucky, USAReviewed November 18, 2023Nose of brown sugar. Taste has a roasted marshmallow sweetness. Medium finish that is slightly raisinsy.
Blanton's Original Single Barrel
Bourbon — Kentucky, USAReviewed November 18, 2023Nose is muted green apple. Very smooth; Taste has sweetness akin to tootsee rolls and carmel squares. Short to medium finish with hints of movie theater popcorn.
Old Elk Straight Wheated Bourbon
Bourbon — Colorado , USAReviewed November 18, 2023Nose has tang of shoe leather with a slight mustiness. Taste is very earthy with unami notes. It reminds me of meaty portobello mishrooms. Finish is spicy with a slight burn... medium finish.
Green River Wheated Bourbon
Bourbon — Kentucky, USAReviewed November 18, 2023Caramel corn nose with extremely smooth taste of freshly picked berries. Finish has toffee sweetness but lacking in length.
Peated Single Malt — Islay, ScotlandReviewed October 21, 2023Better and better better with age. The oxidation smoothed out any harsh undertones; they are completely gone now. Nose of briny tar and seaweed. Palate is sweet iodine with slight tobacco notes. Oily medium finish.
Elijah Craig Barrel Proof Bourbon Batch C921
Bourbon — Kentucky, USAReviewed October 21, 2023Notes of fall baking spices (apple pie spices like cinnamon and nutmeg). Moderate heat that levels out quickly with strong notes of vanilla and butterscotch. Finish is lingering with Tootsie Roll chewiness.
Smoke Wagon Uncut the Younger
Bourbon — Indiana, USAReviewed October 20, 2023Could benefit with additional aging but fairly smooth given the proof. Spicy base with medium finish.
Middle West Spirits Michelone Reserve Wheated Bourbon
Bourbon — Ohio, USAReviewed October 20, 2023Definitely getting the maraschino cherry notes @thecakescraps. Fairly smooth with strong wheated backbone.