Old Elk Straight Wheated Bourbon
Bourbon — Colorado , USATasted April 10, 2021Fairly standard bourbon, although this is the 7th whiskey in today’s tasting and it’s the neck pour, so...who knows.
Michter's US*1 Single Barrel Straight Rye
Rye — Kentucky, USATasted April 10, 2021Not much on nose. Tons of sweet caramel and maple on the palate. Very sweet. Decent finish continues the sweetness.
Copper Fox Rye
Rye — USATasted April 10, 2021Really different. Nose has smoke and almost mezcal quality. Smoke continues on palate and finish.
Rye — Kentucky, USATasted April 10, 2021These ryes are not much on the nose today. On the palate it’s sweet with some cherry. Fruitier and less spicier than other ryes.
Catoctin Creek Roundstone Rye Distiller's Edition 92 Proof
Rye — Virginia, USATasted April 10, 2021Not much on nose. Maybe some raisins on the palate. Decent spicy finish.
Woodford Reserve Straight Rye
Rye — Kentucky, USATasted April 10, 2021Not much on the nose but sweet with a little spice on the palate. Easy drinking and pleasant. Maybe some maple.
High West Campfire 2018
Blended American Whiskey — (bottled in) Utah, Multiple CountriesTasted January 30, 2021Initially smells like bourbon. After resting a while a bit of peat comes through. It’s rich with some cinnamon and cherry on palate. Bit of smoke on finish. More pronounced after resting. 1/30/21 Whiskey tasting
Jim Beam Original
Bourbon — Kentucky, USATasted January 30, 2021Weak nose. Standard bourbon on the palate but bit watery and thin. Easy drinking. Little spice on the finish.
Henry McKenna 10 Year Bottled in Bond Bourbon
Bourbon — Kentucky, USATasted January 30, 2021Standard bourbon on the nose. Sweet cherry, cinnamon, popcorn on the palate. Finish is decent with some spice. Very tasty! Whiskey tasting 1/30/21
Jack Daniel's Single Barrel Select
Tennessee — Tennessee, USATasted December 26, 2020Spicy and sharp on the nose initially. After resting for 15 minutes it mellows out nicely. Sweet and maple on palate. Decent finish that’s similar but muted.