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Every Gold Bar Whiskey Reviewed [2021]

Every Gold Bar Whiskey Reviewed [2021]

Gold Bar Whiskeys are award-winning spirits out of San Francisco and minted with the ethos of Napa Valley. Monty Paulsen is the master blender. He's got roots in California Wine Country. He worked for over 25 years with wine including time at his family's vineyard — Pat Paulsen Vineyard in Sonoma. Now's he's using that...

Broad Branch Rye Whiskeys Reviewed [2021]

Broad Branch Rye Whiskeys Reviewed [2021]

Broad Branch Distiller finds its home on the historic Trade Street in the Art District of Winston-Salem, NC. They are the second distillery in Forsyth County and have embraced the old-time Blue Ridge Mountain distilling traditions — which you see in their Supercollider Blueberry Rye Whiskey below. Broad Branch is owned...

Good Times Bourbon Review [2021]

Good Times Bourbon Review [2021]

Who makes Good Times Bourbon? Good Times Bourbon is distilled by MGP but finished and bottled by Whiskey Thief Distilling Co. in Frankfurt, KY to create unique finished whiskeys and single barrel experiences. They have the widest variety of finishes I've come across. My review will cover the Blackberry Brandy and Tawny...

Freeland Spirits Bourbon Whiskey Review

Freeland Spirits Bourbon Whiskey Review

Freeland Spirits is a craft distillery in Portland, Oregon. They are a woman-owned and woman-run distillery. Jill Kuehler is the owner and named the distillery after her Meemaw who never drank spirits. Meemaw made everything from scratch though, Jill has taken the same approach with Freeland Spirits. Molly Troupe is...

Barrell Seagrass Finished Rye Whiskey Review [2021]

Barrell Seagrass Finished Rye Whiskey Review [2021]

Barrell Seagrass is another Frankenstein blend from Barrell Craft Spirits. They've married American and Canadian rye whiskeys finished in Martinique Rhum Agricole casks, apricot brandy casks, and Madeira barrels. Their goal was to create a drink reminiscent of a day at the beach. Damn it Barrell you've done it. I want...

Every Oak & Eden Whiskey Reviewed [2021]

Every Oak & Eden Whiskey Reviewed [2021]

Oak & Eden is owned by Joe Giildenzopf, Jamie Giildenzopf, and Brad Neathery who started Texas-based Sanctified Spirits Company. Oak & Eden In-Bottle Finished Whiskey is a unique value for the adventurous whiskey drinker. Each Oak & Eden whiskey has a 5” oak spiral in each bottle. They've turned traditional...

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