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...

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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,...

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Basil Hayden’s Announces Seasonal Offering

CLERMONT, K.Y.— Basil Hayden’s Bourbon, one of the fastest growing super-premium bourbons on the market, is thrilled to announce the release of a special, extra-aged seasonal offering, Basil Hayden’s 10 Year Old Bourbon. Debuting on shelves in December 2018, Basil...

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Whiskey Acres Releases 5.5 Grain Bourbon

What came first, the farm or the distillery? In the case of Whiskey Acres Distilling Co. in Dekalb, Illinois the answer is the farm but distilling wasn’t far behind according to the family photo dated 1897. You see this farm distillery was co-founded by 4th generation...

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Angels Envy Cask Strength Still One of the Best

The 2018 release of Angel’s Envy Cask Strength bourbon reasserts the brand’s dominance in a particularly up-and-coming segment of the bourbon market. We’ve had nice things to say about Angel’s Envy Cask Strength (from $134; drizly.com) in the past, but since every...

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