Rye — Indiana (bottled in Iowa), USATastedNot bad, very drinkable. A mixer.
Whistlepig 10 Year Straight Rye
Rye — (bottled in) Vermont, CanadaTastedGreat rye! Need to explore more.
Two James Spirits Catcher's Rye
Rye — Michigan, USATastedNose is a bit sweet, seems floral. Nice heat on initial sip, def get the floral after taste. New to the Ryes but this one doesn’t compete with what I have tasted prior.
Four Roses Bourbon
Bourbon — Kentucky, USATastedNothing to write home about. Decent flavor on par with others in the same price point (less old forester 100 and EW SiB - those are the best in this bracket IMO).
Henry McKenna 10 Year Bottled in Bond Bourbon
Bourbon — Kentucky, USATastedI am digging this one, it’s going on the list. Has some heat but not overpowering, a nice flavor almost like a rye-bourbon mix.
Basil Hayden's Dark Rye
Other Whiskey — Multiple CountriesTastedExpected more, it’s smooth but a bit bland.
New Riff Single Barrel Barrel Proof Bourbon
Bourbon — Kentucky, USATastedA little rough, sharp spice. Glad I got to try vs buy.
1792 Full Proof Straight Bourbon
Bourbon — Kentucky, USATastedTried based on bartender recommendation. It’s their CBC pick they call it beetle juice. I am not as sold on this, it’s okay.
Sazerac Straight Rye
Rye — Kentucky, USATastedI am new to ryes, just started tasting them a few months ago. I have stumbled across a couple I really enjoyed, this is one of them. Very balanced, good flavor.
Weller Antique 107 Single Barrel
Bourbon — Kentucky, USATastedActually tasted a single barrel 16 pick. Like this less than non-CBC pick.