Bourbon — USATasted October 23, 2021Nose is mild with cherries and some smoke. The palate is also strong with cherry and vanilla and a hint of cinnamon. I really love this whiskey!
Old Rip Van Winkle 10 Year Bourbon
Bourbon — Kentucky, USATasted September 26, 2021Nose is fruit and corn. Very light smooth palate. Some butterscotch though there is some spice. Alcohol comes through for a nice mouth feel. Spicier than Pappy. Overall a great whiskey. Fun to find and fun to taste.
Heaven Hill Bottled In Bond 7 Year Bourbon
Bourbon — Kentucky, USATasted September 17, 2021Clove on the nose. Lots of corn taste with cotton candy. A bit of peanut. Good whiskey at it’s price point
Elijah Craig Barrel Proof Bourbon Batch B520
Bourbon — Kentucky, USATasted September 17, 2021Nose brown sugar. Nice sweet palate with cinnamon, vanilla, brown sugar and a bit of charred sugar. One of my favorite whiskeys.
Old Forester 1910 Old Fine Whisky
Bourbon — Kentucky, USATasted September 17, 2021I really like this whiskey. Nose includes some fruit. Palate is sweet with vanilla and cinnamon. A bit of leather. Not much smoke. Overall a great whiskey.
Tamdhu Batch Strength Batch 005
Single Malt — Speyside, ScotlandTasted August 24, 2021Fruity nose. Strong taste of alcohol with sherry obvious mid taste. Smooth finish with a hint of citrus.
The Sassenach Blended Scotch
Blended — ScotlandTasted August 23, 2021Warm on the palate. Vanilla and a hint of clove. A tiny bit of smoke at the finish. I like this blended whisky though it’s a tiny bit thin.
The glenlivet triple cask matured white oak reserve
Single Malt — ScotlandTasted August 23, 2021Very simple, sweet. Some pear but not a lot else. Drinkable and smooth but not special.
The Glenlivet 14 Year Cognac Cask Selection
Single Malt — Speyside, ScotlandTasted August 23, 2021Spivey sweet nose with floral tones. On the palate it’s fruity with some pear and raisinetts. A bit of spice at the finish. Good Speyside whisky.
The Glenlivet Caribbean Reserve
Single Malt — Speyside, ScotlandTasted August 23, 2021Very sweet. Fruity with a hint of caramel. Some pear. Fairly simple.