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In-depth Review Barrell Vantage Review: A Sultry First Pour

A review of Barrell Vantage written by Mark Pringle
Barrell Vantage is a sultry bourbon that, as you get deeper into the tasting experience, starts to even out and becomes ...

In-depth Review Blackened X Willett Straight Rye Finished in Madeira Casks Review

A review of Blackened X Willett Straight Rye Finished in Madeira Casks written by Mark Pringle
Blackened X Willett Straight Rye is a straight rye finished in Madeira Casks. This is an easy-going and sweet rye that i...

In-depth Review Larceny Barrel Proof B522 Review

A review of Larceny Barrel Proof B522 written by Mark Pringle
Larceny Barrel Proof B522 maintains Larceny's wonderfully consistent cinnamon and brown sugar theme while still bein...

In-depth Review Pursuit United Straight Rye Whiskey Review

A review of Pursuit United Blended Straight Rye written by Mark Pringle
Pursuit United Straight Rye Whiskey is a fascinating blend of three straight rye whiskeys sourced from Bardstown Bourbon...

In-depth Review Pursuit United Blended Straight Bourbon Review: Aggressively Bold and Flavor Packed

A review of Pursuit United Blended Straight Bourbon written by Mark Pringle
Pursuit United Blended Straight Bourbon Whiskey is a delightful surprise. This blend of Kentucky, Tennessee, and New Yor...

In-depth Review Barrell Bourbon Batch 33 Review. Yes!

A review of Barrell Bourbon Batch 33 written by Mark Pringle
Barrell Bourbon Batch 33 review. Barrell has upped their straight bourbon game, at least for my palate. Admittedly,...

In-depth Review Old Forester Rye 100 Proof Review

A review of Old Forester Rye written by Mark Pringle
It is almost embarrassing that Old Forester produces a rye at this price point that is better than most of the ryes at t...

In-depth Review Locke + Co. Aspen Aged Rye Whiskey Review

A review of Locke + Co. Aspen Aged Rye Whiskey written by Mark Pringle
It's always good to try something new. you'll never know what wonderful whiskey you will come across. Locke + Co...

In-depth Review Willett Pot Still Reserve Bourbon Review

A review of Willett Pot Still Reserve Bourbon written by Mark Pringle
I had never reviewed or tasted Willett Pot Still Reserve previously. For years they always sourced their bourbon and, fr...

In-depth Review Four Roses Small Batch Select Review

A review of Four Roses Small Batch Select written by Mark Pringle
The accolades of Four Roses Small Batch Select have been many over the past few years. Because of this, I expected a lit...

In-depth Review Old Soul Tintype Series 1 Straight Bourbon Review

A review of Old Soul Tintype Series 1 Straight Bourbon written by Mark Pringle
Old Soul Tintype Series #1 is a rich, aggressive, and flavor-packed bourbon. I stumbled upon this at a new liquor store ...

In-depth Review Lock Stock & Barrel 16 Year Straight Rye Whiskey Review

A review of Lock Stock & Barrel 16 Year Straight Rye Whiskey written by Mark Pringle
A quick review of Lock Stock & Barrel 16 Year Straight Rye Whiskey. ...

Recent Reviews

In-depth ReviewPursuit United Blended Straight Bourbon Review: Aggressively Bold and Flavor Packed - A review of Pursuit United Blended Straight Bourbon.
In-depth ReviewStellum Black Bourbon Equinox Blend 1 - A review of Stellum Black Bourbon.
In-depth ReviewBarrell Vantage Review: A Sultry First Pour - A review of Barrell Vantage.
Chattanooga Whiskey Founder's 10th Anniversary Blend: First Pour Review - A review of Chattanooga Whiskey Founder's 10th Anniversary Blend.
In-depth ReviewStagg Jr. Bourbon Batch 15 Hits the Mark In Spite of its Heat - A review of Stagg Jr. Batch 15.
Penelope Bourbon Architect Series First Pour Review - A review of Penelope Bourbon Architect Series.
In-depth ReviewWow! Sweet, Oaky, Buttery, and Spicy All at the Same Time - A review of Penelope Bourbon Toasted Series.
In-depth ReviewHeaven Hill Bottled-in-Bond Review - A review of Heaven Hill Bottled-in-Bond.
In-depth ReviewFirst Pour of Laws Bonded Centennial Straight Wheat Whiskey - A review of Laws Centennial Straight Wheat Whiskey (Bonded).
In-depth Review1792 Sweet Wheat Brief Review - A review of 1792 Sweet Wheat.
Quick Review of Ezra Brooks Cask Strength Single Barrel Bourbon - A review of Ezra Brooks Cask Strength Single Barrel Bourbon.
In-depth ReviewBarrell Bourbon Batch 33 Review. Yes! - A review of Barrell Bourbon Batch 33.
In-depth ReviewYou Will Not Find a Better Sweet Bourbon than OF1910 - A review of Old Forester 1910 Old Fine Whisky.
In-depth ReviewOld Forester 1920 Prohibition Style is a Top 5 Bourbon Under $60 - A review of Old Forester 1920 Prohibition Style.
In-depth ReviewBlackened X Willett Straight Rye Finished in Madeira Casks Review - A review of Blackened X Willett Straight Rye Finished in Madeira Casks.
In-depth ReviewLarceny Barrel Proof B522 Review - A review of Larceny Barrel Proof B522.
In-depth ReviewOld Forester Single Barrel Barrel Strength Bourbon Packs a Punch - A review of Old Forester Single Barrel Barrel Strength Bourbon.
In-depth ReviewBlanton's Single Barrel. Exceptional Packaging, but what about the Taste - A review of Blanton's Single Barrel.
In-depth ReviewBlackened Rye The Lightning Double Cask Finished Rye Whiskey Review - A review of Blackened Rye The Lightning Double Cask Finished Rye Whiskey.
In-depth ReviewBlue Note Juke Joint Uncut Bourbon (Mixtape) Is One of the Best Bourbons Under $40 - A review of Blue Note Juke Joint Uncut Bourbon.
In-depth ReviewOld Forester Rye 100 Proof Review - A review of Old Forester Rye.
In-depth ReviewWild Turkey Rare Breed Bourbon Review: An Amazingly Silky Spicy Sipper - A review of Wild Turkey Rare Breed Bourbon Barrel Proof.
In-depth ReviewPursuit United Straight Rye Whiskey Review - A review of Pursuit United Blended Straight Rye.
In-depth ReviewWild Turkey Rare Breed Rye Review (First Pour) - A review of Wild Turkey Rare Breed Rye Barrel Proof.
John J. Bowman Single Barrel Bourbon - Slightly Fruity With Mild Caramel - A review of John J. Bowman Single Barrel.
In-depth ReviewLocke + Co. Aspen Aged Rye Whiskey Review - A review of Locke + Co. Aspen Aged Rye Whiskey.
In-depth ReviewWillett Pot Still Reserve Bourbon Review - A review of Willett Pot Still Reserve Bourbon.
In-depth ReviewFour Roses Small Batch Select Review - A review of Four Roses Small Batch Select.
In-depth ReviewOld Soul Tintype Series 1 Straight Bourbon Review - A review of Old Soul Tintype Series 1 Straight Bourbon.
George Dickel Single Barrel 15 Year is a Unique and Strange Pour - A review of George Dickel Single Barrel 15 Year Old.
In-depth ReviewStellum Bourbon is a Delicious Prototypical High-Rye Bourbon - A review of Stellum Bourbon.
In-depth ReviewQuick Review of Old Forester Single Barrel Barrel Strength Rye - A review of Old Forester Single Barrel Barrel Strength Rye.
In-depth ReviewLock Stock & Barrel 16 Year Straight Rye Whiskey Review - A review of Lock Stock & Barrel 16 Year Straight Rye Whiskey.
Pinhook Bourbon War 6 Year Vertical Series Revisited - A review of Pinhook Bourbon War 6 Year Vertical Series.
Pinhook Bourbon War Vertical 6 Year: A Quick Review - A review of Pinhook Bourbon War 6 Year Vertical Series.
In-depth ReviewWild Turkey 101 Bourbon Review: A Bold, Sweet, and Creamy Value - A review of Wild Turkey 101 Bourbon.
In-depth ReviewBooker's 2021-04 "Noe Stranger's Batch" Review and First Pour - A review of Booker's 2021-04 "Noe Stranger's Batch".
Russell’s Reserve Single Barrel Bourbon Review (First Pour) - A review of Russell's Reserve Single Barrel Bourbon.
Quick Tasting Notes on Barrell Armida (Neck Pour) - A review of Barrell Armida.
Quick Thoughts on Stellum Black Bourbon. Wow! - A review of Stellum Black Bourbon.
Coopers' Craft Barrel Reserve Bourbon 100 Proof Review - A review of Coopers' Craft Barrel Reserve Bourbon.
In-depth ReviewVery Oaky on the Nose and Palate - A review of Elijah Craig Toasted Barrel.
Anita's Choice Six-Grain Bourbon Review - A review of Anita's Choice Six-Grain Bourbon.
Palmer's Stretch Rye Whiskey Review - A review of Palmer's Stretch Rye Whiskey.
In-depth ReviewChattanooga Whiskey Tawny Port Cask Finish Review - A review of Chattanooga Whiskey Tawny Port Cask Finish.
In-depth ReviewWilderness Trail Settlers Select Single Barrel Barrel Proof Rye Review - A review of Wilderness Trail Settlers Select Rye.
In-depth ReviewA Little Leathery and Nutty with a Cognac Tinge - A review of Joseph Magnus Bourbon.
Early Times Bottled in Bond Bourbon Review and Tasting Notes - A review of Early Times Bottled in Bond Bourbon.
Ancient Ancient Age 10 Year Review - A review of Ancient Ancient Age 10 Year.
In-depth ReviewBulleit Bourbon Single Barrel, What a Pleasant Surprise! - A review of Bulleit Bourbon Single Barrel.
Breckenridge Whiskey Madeira Finish is Very Complex and Aromatic, But... - A review of Breckenridge Whiskey Madeira Finish.
Old Forester 100 Proof Bourbon Review - A review of Old Forester 100 Kentucky Straight Bourbon.
Old Forester Bourbon 86 Proof Review - A review of Old Forester 86 Kentucky Straight Bourbon.
Noble Oak Double Oak Bourbon Review - A review of Noble Oak Double Oaked Bourbon.
In-depth ReviewBespoken Spirits Straight Bourbon Whiskey Review - A review of Bespoken Spirits Straight Bourbon Whiskey.
In-depth ReviewFour Gate The Kelvin Collaboration II Lives Up to the Hype! - A review of Four Gate The Kelvin Collaboration II.
In-depth ReviewOld Forester SBBP - The Kevin One - A review of Old Forester Single Barrel Barrel Strength Bourbon.
Revisiting Smoke Wagon Straight Bourbon - A review of Smoke Wagon Straight Bourbon.
Quick Review of Bib & Tucker 6-Year-Old Small Batch Bourbon - A review of Bib & Tucker 6-Year-Old Small Batch Bourbon.
Shortbarrel "The Bee's Knees" Finished in Honey Barrels - A review of Shortbarrel The Bee's Knees Whiskey.
A Beautiful Golden Caramel Color that Shimmers Perfectly - A review of Larceny Barrel Proof A121.
Neck Pour of Doc Swinson's Triple Cask - A review of Doc Swinson's Alter Ego Triple Cask Bourbon.
In-depth ReviewRich and Creamy Spicy Rye Dominates the Palate - A review of Smoke Wagon Uncut Unfiltered.
In-depth ReviewWow! ASW Fiddler Georgia Heartwood is Sensational - A review of ASW Fiddler Georgia Heartwood.
In-depth ReviewMaker's Mark FAE-02 Review and FAE-01 Comparison - A review of Maker's Mark FAE-02 2021 Limited Release.
In-depth ReviewOld Ezra 7 is Good: A Spicy Rich Nose and Palate - A review of Old Ezra 7 Year Barrel Strength Bourbon.
Review: Old Pepper Distillery Rye Single Barrel Opens Up Nicely - A review of Old Pepper Rye Single Barrel.
Sagamore Spirit 8-Year-Old Rye Tasting Notes - A review of Sagamore Spirit 8-Year-Old Rye Whiskey.
Old Fourth Distillery Select Barrel Series Cognac Cask Finished Bourbon Review (First Pour) - A review of Old Fourth Distillery Select Barrel Series Cognac Cask Finished Bourbon.
In-depth ReviewJames E. Pepper 1776 Bourbon Review: Surprisingly Good Taste - A review of 1776 Straight Bourbon (James E. Pepper).
In-depth ReviewLaws Whiskey House San Luis Valley Rye Cask Strength Review (First Pour) - A review of Laws San Luis Valley Straight Rye Whiskey (Cask).
In-depth ReviewNULU Toasted Small Batch Bourbon Review - A review of NULU Toasted Small Batch Bourbon.
In-depth ReviewNULU Toasted Rye Whiskey 6 Year Review - A review of NULU Toasted Rye Whiskey Single Barrel Select.
Broken Barrel Cask Strength Bourbon's Weird Profile Grows on You - A review of Broken Barrel Cask Strength Bourbon.
Castle & Key Small Batch Straight Bourbon Quick Review - A review of Castle & Key Small Batch Straight Bourbon (Batch 1).
In-depth ReviewA Decadent and Lusciously Caramelized Work of Art - A review of Maker's Mark FAE-01 2021 Limited Release.
Quick Notes on Old Fitzgerald Bottled-in-Bond 9 Year Bourbon - A review of Old Fitzgerald Bottled-in-Bond 9 Year Bourbon (Spring 2020).
Larceny Barrel Proof A122 is Rich, Creamy, and HOT! - A review of Larceny Barrel Proof A122.
In-depth ReviewA Review of Old Forester 1897 Bottled in Bond - A review of Old Forester 1897 Bottled in Bond.
In-depth ReviewBarrell Bourbon Batch 32 Packs a Spicy but Uneventful Experience - A review of Barrell Bourbon Batch 32.
Quick Review of ASW Druid Hill Irish-Style Whiskey - A review of ASW Druid Hill Irish-Style Whiskey.
In-depth ReviewExceptional: Barrell Craft Spirits 16 Year Gray Label Seagrass - A review of Barrell Craft Spirits 16 Year Gray Label Seagrass.
In-depth ReviewBarrell Dovetail, An Exceptional Whiskey - A review of Barrell Dovetail.
A Quick Review of Heaven's Door Straight Bourbon Whiskey - A review of Heaven's Door Straight Bourbon.
This Stuff is Good! Belle Meade Sherry Cask Finish - A review of Belle Meade Bourbon Sherry Cask Finish.
In-depth ReviewFirst Pour of Barrell Seagrass, Crazy! - A review of Barrell Seagrass.
Blade and Bow Review: Is it a Good Whiskey? - A review of Blade and Bow Bourbon.
In-depth ReviewColonel E.H. Taylor Small Batch Tasting Notes - A review of E.H. Taylor, Jr. Small Batch.
A Brief Review of Belle Meade Bourbon - A review of Belle Meade Bourbon.
Creamy Sweetness and Oak Dominate Pinhook Bourbon Heist - A review of Pinhook Bourbon Heist.
In-depth ReviewBarrell Bourbon Private Release B30i, Heat, Spice and a Creamy Sweetness - A review of Barrell Bourbon Private Release.
In-depth ReviewA Unique Blend: Barrell Private Release Whiskey AJP6 (Cognac Park XO Cask) - A review of Barrell Private Release Whiskey AJP6 (Cognac Park XO Cask).
In-depth ReviewBarrell New Year 2022 Bourbon - A review of Barrell Bourbon New Year 2022.
Shortbarrel Small Batch Rye 101 is a Rye Lover's Rye - A review of Shortbarrel Small Batch Rye 101.
Bright and Smooth WhistlePig 10-Year Small Batch Rye - A review of WhistlePig 10 Year Small Batch Rye.
A Pleasant Tasting of Booker's 2021-04 "Noe Stranger's Batch" - A review of Booker's 2021-04 "Noe Stranger's Batch".
In-depth ReviewA Delectably Sweet, Thick, and Spicy Maple Experience - A review of Angel's Envy Rye Finished in Rum Barrels.
In-depth ReviewStrong Spice with an Underlying Sweetness that is Perfect - A review of Remus Repeal Reserve Series V Bourbon.
A Surprisingly Rich Elijah Craig Small Batch - A review of Elijah Craig Small Batch.
1792 Small Batch Was a Pleasant Surprise - A review of 1792 Small Batch.
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