Tag: bourbon

Mar 23

Elijah Craig 12 Year Old Bourbon – Review

Elijah Craig 12 Year Old Bourbon

Elijah Craig 12 Year Old Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey 94 Proof Price Point: $20 – $30 for 750 ML Distiller: Heaven Hill Distillery   Background Bloggers are an interesting breed.  In a perfect world, we would all be completely objective and just give our readers the facts.  In the real world, we are entirely subjective, …

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Mar 16

Wild Turkey 101 Bourbon – Review

Wild Turkey 101 Bourbon

Wild Turkey 101 Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey 101 Proof Price Point: $20 – $30 for 750 ML Distiller: Austin, Nichols Distilling Company   Background If you know my taste in whiskey, you know I can be a bit of a snob.  I’m not a fan of most of the mainstream, large-quantity-produced whiskeys on the market. …

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Mar 02

Tatoosh Bourbon – Review

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Tatoosh Hand Crafted Small Batch Bourbon Whiskey 80 Proof Price Point: $45 – $55 for 750 ML Distiller: Tatoosh Distillery   Background Does the picture to left look a little funny compared to my normal images?  It should.  That’s because I didn’t buy a bottle of Tatoosh Bourbon; I had samples sent to me from …

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Feb 20

The Power of Social Media

Twitter Social Media

I find social media fascinating.  Now more than ever, conversations can be started in the simplest of ways and relationships can be strengthened with a few clicks of a mouse.  Networks like Facebook and Twitter make it easier than ever for the majority of people in the world to be accessible. However, I’m also a …

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Jan 12

Angel’s Envy Bourbon – Review

Angel's Envy Bourbon

Angel’s Envy Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey 86.6 Proof Price Point: $40 – $50 for 750 ML Distiller: Louisville Distilling Co.   Background Some whiskeys receive a heck of a lot of hype simply because they are different than their brethren.  Angel’s Envy happens to be one of those whiskeys, and it receives so much attention …

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Dec 08

Woodford Reserve Bourbon – Review

Woodford Reserve Bourbon

Woodford Reserve Distiller’s Select Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey 90.4 Proof Price Point: $30 – $40 for 750 ML Distiller: Woodford Reserve Distillery   Background People’s buying habits (including my own) are very interesting.  Depending on the situation, what, how, and why we purchase can drastically change. I received a request to review Woodford Reserve, which …

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Nov 17

Evan Williams Bourbon – Review

Evan Williams Bourbon

Evan Williams Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey 86 Proof Price Point: $20 – $30 for 1.75 L Distiller: Old Evan Williams Distillery   Background No matter your budget or your taste buds, you can’t drink top-shelf whiskey every night.  Sometimes your palate (and wallet) crave something simpler and cheaper.  Or maybe you prefer to have a refreshing …

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Sep 05

Abraham Bowman Bourbon – Review

Abraham Bowman Bourbon

Abraham Bowman Virginia Limited Edition Bourbon Whiskey 138.6 Proof Price Point: $70 – $80 for 750 ML Distiller: A. Smith Bowman Distillery   Background For the past two weeks, I have been reviewing expressions from the A. Smith Bowman distillery, one which I had toured back in December of last year.  The first to be …

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Aug 25

John J. Bowman Bourbon – Review

John J. Bowman Bourbon

John J. Bowman Single Barrel Virginia Straight Bourbon Whiskey 100 Proof Price Point: $60 – $70 for 750 ML Distiller: A. Smith Bowman Distillery   Background Last week, I reviewed the “entry-level” craft expression from the A. Smith Bowman collection – Bowman Brothers.  If you read the review, you will know that I enjoyed it, …

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Aug 18

Bowman Brothers Bourbon – Review

Bowman Brothers Bourbon

Bowman Brothers Small Batch Virginia Straight Bourbon Whiskey 90 Proof Price Point: $35 – $45 for 750 ML Distiller: A. Smith Bowman Distillery   Background Back in December of last year, I wrote a blog post about my first trip to a distillery.  If you recall (or you just clicked my link), my travels brought …

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