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Every Four Roses Limited Edition Small Batch Reviewed

Every Four Roses Limited Edition Small Batch Reviewed

Four Roses Limited Edition Small Batch is a non-chill filtered and barrel strength limited edition release from Four Roses. This series was created by former Master distiller Jim Rutledge who retired in 2015 and passed the torch to current Master Distiller Brent Elliot who hand selects exceptional barrels from their one-story warehouses and 10...

Booker’s Bourbon Batches 2018 Ranked

Booker’s Bourbon Batches 2018 Ranked

The Booker's Bourbon Batches 2018 were the 2014 Detroit Pistons of Booker's releases. Solid team and taken together championship level. The sum was better than the parts though. Does that even make sense with bourbon? I think so. If my analogy stands, Booker's 30th Anniversary was the Rasheed Wallace of 2018. It joined the other batches at the...

Every Stagg Jr. Bourbon Batch Reviewed [2021]

Every Stagg Jr. Bourbon Batch Reviewed [2021]

Stagg Jr. bourbon is a barrel proof whiskey from Buffalo Trace's mashbill #1, low-rye (less than 10 percent), that's also used for Buffalo Trace, Eagle Rare, E.H. Taylor among others. It's the younger version of the Buffalo Trace Antique Collection's George T. Stagg (GTS). Stagg Jr. is usually a blend of 8 to...

Booker’s Bourbon Batches 2020 Ranked

Booker’s Bourbon Batches 2020 Ranked

Booker's Bourbon Batches 2020 were a mixed bag for me — which is unusual. Now I will readily admit with Booker's Bourbon 2020-01 Granny's Batch it just wasn't my preferred flavor profile. It was all peanut butter brittle, a note I get with Jim Beam White that I don't love. Related: Booker’s Bourbon Batches |...

Larceny Bourbon Review – Wheated Bourbon [2021]

Larceny Bourbon Review – Wheated Bourbon [2021]

Larceny bourbon was released in 2012 as the successor to the Old Fitzgerald brand which Heaven Hill controlled but had only released bottom shelf bourbon from. According to Heaven Hill, Larceny and Old Fitzgerald are made with 25% more wheat than "other" wheated bourbons. Larceny borrows from the legend of the Old Fitzgerald brand. As legend has...

Every Wilderness Trail Bourbon Reviewed

Every Wilderness Trail Bourbon Reviewed

Shane Baker and Pat Heist, Wilderness Trail co-founders, are the guys other distilleries call when they have problems. They started off running Ferm Solutions  (founded 2006) which has 450 plus yeast strains. And they've brought that science know-how to Wilderness Trail from their yeast strain to their sweet mash process ("softer, grain-forward...

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