Booker’s 30th Bourbon Review

Booker’s 30th Bourbon Review

MASH BILL: 77% Corn | 13% Rye | 10% Malted Barley AGE: Blend of 9-year-old (70%) and 16-year-old (30%) whiskies YEAR: 2018 PROOF: 125.8 (62.9% ABV) MSRP: $199.00NOSE: Vanilla | Caramel | Oak | Cooked Cherries | Dried Tobacco | Ripe Banana | Wonderfully Uniform...
Basil Haydens Bourbon 10 Years Review

Basil Haydens Bourbon 10 Years Review

Basil Hayden’s is Old Grand-Dad in a fancier bottle. It’s the same whiskey from the same distillery (Jim Beam), but with the fancy label and a reduced proof; typically you’re getting less whiskey for more money. Though in this case, you’re getting something unique,...
Black Feather American Bourbon Whiskey Review

Black Feather American Bourbon Whiskey Review

DISTILLER: Black Feather Whiskey (sourced whiskey from MGP) MASH BILL: 70% Corn | 21% Rye | 9% Malted Barley AGE: Two years (a blend of two and three-year selections) YEAR: 2018 PROOF: 86 (43% ABV) MSRP: $29.00NOSE: Ethanol | Nutmeg | Vanilla | Oak | Citrus TASTE:...
Ragged Branch Wheated Bourbon Review

Ragged Branch Wheated Bourbon Review

When it comes to a whiskey’s profile, grain bills can only tell you so much. You can draw certain generalizations about flavor profile if you’re armed with the knowledge that there’s a sizable percentage of rye, or wheat, or oats, or malted grains involved, but...
Jim Beam Repeal Batch Bourbon Review

Jim Beam Repeal Batch Bourbon Review

Just last month, Jim Beam introduced a new limited-release whiskey called Jim Beam Repeal Batch. It’s an 86-proof, non-chill filtered bourbon that was inspired by the same liquid produced by the Beam family following Prohibition’s repeal in 1933. This new bottle...