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Penelope Bourbon Architect Series First Pour Review

A review of Penelope Bourbon Architect Series written by Mark Pringle
This review of the complex tasting experience of the Penelope Bourbon Architect Series is based on the first few pours a...

Ancient Ancient Age 10 Year Review

A review of Ancient Ancient Age 10 Year written by Mark Pringle
The first time I tried Ancient Ancient Age 10 Year bourbon, it had a very unusual aroma, almost like formaldehyde and mu...

In-depth Review Chattanooga Whiskey Tawney Port Cask Finish Review

A review of Chattanooga Whiskey Tawney Port Cask Finish written by Mark Pringle
Chattanooga Whiskey Tawney Port Cask Finish is a wonderfully complex bourbon with similar notes throughout the tasting e...

Early Times Bottled in Bond Bourbon Review and Tasting Notes

A review of Early Times Bottled in Bond Bourbon written by Mark Pringle
Ethanol tingles the nose hairs on the first pour of Early Times Bottled in Bond Bourbon. Additionally, there’s a c...

In-depth Review Wild Turkey 101 Bourbon Review: A Bold, Sweet, and Creamy Value

A review of Wild Turkey 101 Bourbon written by Mark Pringle
Wild Turkey 101 is a wonderfully spicy, sweet, and creamy bourbon. It is a very enjoyable neat drinker that gets be...

In-depth Review Bespoken Spirits Straight Bourbon Whiskey Review

A review of Bespoken Spirits Straight Bourbon Whiskey written by Mark Pringle
Bespoken Spirits Straight Bourbon Whiskey is a complex and unique tasting experience. There are many layers an...

Noble Oak Double Oak Bourbon Review

A review of Noble Oak Double Oaked Bourbon written by Mark Pringle
The nose of Noble Oak Double Oak Bourbon finished with sherry oak staves, is very light and airy with traditional bourbo...

Old Forester Bourbon 86 Proof Review

A review of Old Forester 86 Kentucky Straight Bourbon written by Mark Pringle
Old Forester Kentucky Kentucky Street Bourbon 86 Proof opens up with a very light caramel aroma. After the caramel aroma...

Old Forester 100 Proof Bourbon Review

A review of Old Forester 100 Kentucky Straight Bourbon written by Mark Pringle
The nose of Old Forester 100 Proof Bourbon is, as you would expect, a little bit richer than the 86-proof Old Forester v...

Coopers’ Craft Barrel Reserve Bourbon 100 Proof Review

A review of Coopers' Craft Barrel Reserve Bourbon written by Mark Pringle
Cooper’s Craft Barrel Reserve 100 Proof begins with a very, very light new oak aroma. You really have to work to g...

Sagamore Spirit 8-Year-Old Rye Tasting Notes

A review of Sagamore Spirit 8-Year-Old Rye Whiskey written by Mark Pringle
The nose of Sagamore Spirit 8-Year-Old Rye is a little disappointing because there is little richness of aroma. You get ...

Pinhook Bourbon War 6 Year Vertical Series Revisited

A review of Pinhook Bourbon War 6 Year Vertical Series written by Mark Pringle
I am so glad I revisited Pinhook Bourbon War 6 Year Vertical Series after my initial neck pour tasting. It is ...

Recent Reviews

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 ReviewA Little Leathery and Nutty with a Cognac Tinge - A review of Joseph Magnus Bourbon.
In-depth ReviewChattanooga Whiskey Tawney Port Cask Finish Review - A review of Chattanooga Whiskey Tawney Port Cask Finish.
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 ReviewWild Turkey 101 Bourbon Review: A Bold, Sweet, and Creamy Value - A review of Wild Turkey 101 Bourbon.
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.
Coopers’ Craft Barrel Reserve Bourbon 100 Proof Review - A review of Coopers' Craft Barrel Reserve Bourbon.
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 Single Barrel Barrel Strength Bourbon Packs a Punch - A review of Old Forester Single Barrel Barrel Strength 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 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.
Quick Tasting Notes on Barrell Armida (Neck Pour) - A review of Barrell Armida.
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.
Pinhook Bourbon War 6 Year Vertical Series Revisited - A review of Pinhook Bourbon War 6 Year Vertical Series.
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 ReviewWild Turkey Rare Breed Rye Review (First Pour) - A review of Wild Turkey Rare Breed Rye Barrel Proof.
In-depth ReviewJames E. Pepper 1776 Bourbon Review: Surprisingly Good Taste - A review of 1776 Straight Bourbon (James E. Pepper).
In-depth ReviewWilderness Trail Settlers Select Single Barrel Barrel Proof Rye Review - A review of Wilderness Trail Kentucky Straight Rye.
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.
In-depth ReviewA Nice High-Proof Sipper Featuring Smooth Spicy Heat - A review of Wild Turkey Rare Breed Barrel Proof.
In-depth ReviewBlanton's Single Barrel. Exceptional Packaging, but what about the Taste - A review of Blanton's Single Barrel.
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 ReviewBlue Note Juke Joint Uncut Bourbon (Mixtape) Is One of the Best Bourbons Under $40 - A review of Blue Note Juke Joint Uncut Bourbon.
Pinhook Bourbon War Vertical 6 Year: A Quick Review - A review of Pinhook Bourbon War 6 Year Vertical Series.
In-depth ReviewA Review of Old Forester 1897 Bottled in Bond - A review of Old Forester 1897 Bottled in Bond.
In-depth ReviewOld Forester 1920 Prohibition Style is a Top 5 Bourbon Under $60 - A review of Old Forester 1920 Prohibition Style.
In-depth ReviewBarrell Bourbon Batch 32 Packs a Spicy but Uneventful Experience - A review of Barrell Bourbon Batch 32.
In-depth ReviewYou Will Not Find a Better Sweet Bourbon than OF1910 - A review of Old Forester 1910 Old Fine Whisky.
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.
Quick Thoughts on Stellum Black Bourbon. Wow! - A review of Stellum Black Bourbon.
In-depth ReviewBarrell Dovetail, An Exceptional Whiskey - A review of Barrell Dovetail.
In-depth ReviewVery Oaky on the Nose and Palate - A review of Elijah Craig Toasted Barrel.
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.
In-depth ReviewStagg Jr. Bourbon Batch 15 Hits the Mark In Spite of its Heat - A review of Stagg Jr. Batch 15.
Quick Review of Ezra Brooks Cask Strength Single Barrel Bourbon - A review of Ezra Brooks Cask Strength Single Barrel Bourbon.
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.
1792 Sweet Wheat Brief Review - A review of 1792 Sweet Wheat.
Larceny Barrel Proof B521 Review - A review of Larceny Barrel Proof B521.
Barrell Bourbon Batch 26 Quick Review - A review of Barrell Bourbon Batch 26.
Old Forester Statesman Quick Review - A review of Old Forester Statesman.
Old Forester 1870 Quick Review - A review of Old Forester 1870 Original Batch.
Pours 1 and 2 of Barrell Bourbon Batch 26 - A review of Barrell Bourbon Batch 26.
George Remus Bourbon Quick Review and Tasting Notes - A review of George Remus Bourbon.
In-depth ReviewCreamy, Dark, and Sweet Belle Meade Madeira Cask Bourbon is Delicious - A review of Belle Meade Bourbon Madeira Cask Finish.
In-depth ReviewAn Easy Sipper That Lacks Depth of Flavor - A review of Buffalo Trace.
Basil Hayden Toast: Good For Those New to the Bourbon Experience - A review of Basil Hayden Toast Bourbon.
In-depth ReviewVery Strong Black Pepper and Anticipating a Store Pick - A review of Rebel Cask Strength Single Barrel (Special Limited Edition).
In-depth ReviewCopper Tongue - A review of Orphan Barrel Copper Tongue 16-Year-Old Cask Strength.
In-depth ReviewNice Cold Weather Sipper - A review of New Riff Kentucky Straight Bourbon.
Henry McKenna 10 Year Review. Mild Notes Throughout. - A review of Henry McKenna 10 Year-Old Single Barrel Bottled in Bond.
In-depth ReviewElijah Craig Barrel Proof C921 is a Wonderfully Hot and Flavorful Experience - A review of Elijah Craig Barrel Proof Batch C921.
Blue Note Crossroads: The Nose is a Spectacular Winner - A review of Blue Note Crossroads.
Yellowstone Hand-Picked Collection Single Barrel is Weird. I Like Weird - A review of Yellowstone Hand Picked Collection Single Barrel.
In-depth ReviewAn Honest Review of Knob Creek 12 Year Bourbon - A review of Knob Creek 12 Year.
In-depth ReviewBoring Widow Jane Lucky Thirteen Falls Short - A review of Widow Jane Lucky 13.
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".
Wyoming Whiskey Double Cask Review: A Sherry and Vanilla Mix - A review of Wyoming Whiskey Double Cask Bourbon.
Old Forester Single Barrel 90 Proof Quick Review - A review of Old Forester Single Barrel 90 Proof.
A Concise Review of Boondocks 8 Year Old Bourbon Finished in Port Barrels - A review of Boondocks 8 Year Old Bourbon Finished in Port Barrels.
ASW Fiddler Unison is a Mild and Welcoming Experience - A review of ASW Fiddler Unison Bourbon Whiskey.
George Dickel Single Barrel 15 Year is a Unique and Strange Pour - A review of George Dickel Single Barrel 15 Year Old.
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