Angel's Envy Bourbon Finished in Port Wine Barrels
Bourbon — Kentucky, USATastedPretty standard bourbon profile with a touch of sweetness and richness at the end. Last pour of the bottle.
Wild Turkey Kentucky Spirit Single Barrel Bourbon
Bourbon — Kentucky, USATastedSpicy. Flavor fills your mouth and lingers. Sweet towards the end. Tasty. Barrel pick for Whisky School.
Woodford Reserve Double Oaked
Bourbon — Kentucky, USATastedBarrel pick for whisky school. Wow. Crazy sweet and smooth. Just so good. Maple, butterscotch, caramel.
Glenfarclas 10 Year
Single Malt — Highlands, ScotlandTastedPretty good. Malty and honey on the nose. Wife smelled molasses and maybe that’s there. Nutty and rich on the palate. Mild smoke on the finish. McCormacks Whisky Grill $13 USD per pour
Highland Park Magnus
Peated Single Malt — Islands, ScotlandTastedMy thoughts echo the expert review here. Sweet honey with a touch of smoke on the palate. Tasty but not overly complex. Dry short finish. Good option for those to try who are new to scotch. McCormacks Whisky Grill $11 USD per pour
John J Bowman Single Barrel Bourbon
Bourbon — Virginia, USATastedPretty standard bourbon. Spicy. Sweet vanilla on the palate. Long warm finish.
Teeling Small Batch Irish Whiskey
Blended — IrelandTastedSecond taste. Reminds me of Monkey Shoulder scotch. Smooth and sweet. Honey. Quite good. McCormacks Whisky Grill Whisky School
Tullamore D.E.W. XO Caribbean Rum Finish
Blended — IrelandTastedSweet and smooth. And oily and rich. Almost too smooth. But quite good. McCormacks Whisky Grill Whisky School
Old Forester 1920 Prohibition Style
Bourbon — Kentucky, USATastedSpicy on the palate initially and really warm finish. That great bourbon warmth in the chest. For the high proof quite drinkable. Vanilla comes through. McCormacks Whisky Grill $14 USD per pour
Green Spot Single Pot Still
Single Pot Still — IrelandTastedAfter having a pour of Redbreast 12 last night, the differences are clear. Bit less smooth than RB12. And the nose here is big on apple/pear. Sweet honey on the back. Very good.