Four Roses Single Barrel Bourbon
Bourbon — Kentucky, USATastedLE 23-6P Odd batch had a strange dill finish I’ve ever had before
Bourbon — Kentucky, USATastedExcellent. One of the most balanced whiskeys I’ve ever experienced.
Maestro Dobel Diamond Tequila
Tequila Reposado — Tequila Valley, Jalisco, MexicoTastedExcellent. Warm, crisp, clean with some nice woody complexity.
Partida Reposado Tequila
Tequila Reposado — Tequila Valley, Jalisco, MexicoTastedLight fruit and honey. A little disappointed as I had higher expectations for this.
Bourbon — Kentucky, USATastedNot bad. Young and great for mixers.
Bourbon — North Charleston, SC, USATastedIt’s not that bad. About on par with ancient age. It’s clearly sourced and the lack of transparency hiding behind patriotism is insulting but the juice, while forgettable, isn’t bad.
The Real McCoy 12 Year Rum
Aged Rum — BarbadosTastedExcellent sipper. Very bourbon-like qualities.
The Real McCoy 5 Year Rum
Aged Rum — BarbadosTastedSweet, deep and woody. Seems so versatile and balanced. Impressed with these expressions.
The Real McCoy 3 Year Rum
Silver Rum — BarbadosTastedExcellent. A balanced tropical fruit attack.
Don Julio 70 Añejo Claro Tequila
Tequila Añejo — Los Altos, Jalisco, MexicoTastedTo my surprise this is my favorite Don Julio expression so far. The nose is indistinguishable from the anejo, no surprise there, but after filtration, along with the color it took the bitterness with it, rendering this to be a smoooth elegant supper. Love.