Maker's Mark Bourbon
Bourbon — Kentucky, USATastedNose of caramel and vanilla. Sweet to taste with a touch of wood and smoke. Nice and subtle everyday bourbon neat or mixed.
Woodford Reserve Bourbon
Bourbon — Kentucky, USATastedSweet throughout. Taste of caramel and vanilla. Decent sipping for newbies.
Ranger Creek .36 Texas Bourbon
Bourbon — Texas, USATastedSurprisingly complex for a young bourbon. Strong burn without much sweetness. Hints of leather, smoke, coffee, and vanilla. Enjoyed with some water to open it up and an ice cube or two to mellow it out.
Belle Meade Bourbon
Bourbon — Indiana (bottled in Tennessee), USATastedGood balance of spicy and sweet. Spice forward and subtle sweet nutty burn. Taste of caramel, wood, vanilla and walnut.
Isaac Bowman Straight Bourbon Finished in Port Barrels
Bourbon — Virginia, USATastedNice nose of cherry, vanilla and chocolate. The taste however is just ok. There’s a good amount of burn without much complexity. Was really expecting a more complete port finish.