Category Archives: Whiskey/Whisky

Gentleman Jack Rare Tennessee Whiskey

Gentleman Jack Rare Tennessee Whiskey is a higher-tier offering from the company that brought Jack Daniel’s Old #7 into the world. It is still a Tennessee Whiskey, and so is made using a few different process steps than for a … Continue reading

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Johnny Walker Red Label Blended Scotch Whisky

Johnny Walker Red Label Blended Scotch Whisky is the entry-level blended Scotch offering with the Johnny Walker label. The nose of this Whisky is very fresh, with a young peaty scent and perhaps a hint of tropical bananas and grass. … Continue reading

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Caol Ila 12 Year Scotch Whisky

Caol Ila, a 43% ABV single malt Scotch Whisky from the Islay region, has a strong smoke and peat scent. Also in evidence is kelp and a faint hint of iodine. The nose seems very much in line with other … Continue reading

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Jack Daniel’s Angelo Lucchesi Ninetieth Birthday Tennessee Whiskey

Jack Daniel’s put out a special bottle to commemorate their first salesman’s 90th birthday. This bottle is packaged at 45% ABV (90 Proof) which is the original strength of Jack Daniel’s. All of the typical bottles these days are bottled … Continue reading

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Talisker 10 Year Scotch Whisky

Produced on the Isle of Skye, Talisker is a Scotch whisky that is very similar in style to that of the Islay region, even though technically it is an Island Scotch (or even more technically, a Highland Scotch since there … Continue reading

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Ancient Ancient Age 10 Star Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey

Please note that this review is for the Ancient Ancient Age Bourbon marked “10 Star,” not the one marked “10 Year.” From the same distillers as Buffalo Trace, Ancient Ancient Age is a real Kentucky Bourbon that has been on … Continue reading

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