American Single Malt — Washington, USATastedIt's wet behind the ears. Got a slight anise flavor. Still pretty green. Got work to do but better than most new whiskeys out of Washington.
Westland Peat Week Single Cask Release #279
American Single Malt — Washington, USATastedGreat smokiness.
Westland Sherry Wood American Single Malt
American Single Malt — Washington , USATastedMuch more sherry forward than the American single malt. Drier finish. Miss the nuance of the saison yeast.
Westland American Oak American Single Malt
American Single Malt — Washington , USATastedAlmost a raw sugar nose. Slightly harsh but nice cherry flavor.
Michter's 10 Year Single Barrel Rye
Rye — Kentucky, USATastedIncredibly smooth. Balanced. Almost hard to pick out individual notes but not in a bad way. A little cinnamon. And something else I can't place. I have a cold...
Old Grand-Dad 114 Bourbon
Bourbon — Kentucky, USATastedPerfect kick for an old fashion
James E. Pepper 1776 Straight Rye
Rye — Indiana (bottled in Kentucky), USATastedNot much flavor on the nose. Good bite and a hint of pepper. Being generous with the score.
Rye — Kentucky, USATastedNot a particularly compelling nose but a very surprising richness and depth. Should probably have a bottle on my shelf.