Tag Archives: Bourbon

In Depth: Whisk(e)y Reflections 2010-2019

Last year, I read an excellent article by David of RareBird 101 that suggests that we are currently living in the New Golden Age of Wild Turkey. This article inspired…

Review: Parker’s Heritage Collection 13 Year Wheat Whiskey

Parker’s Heritage Collection has always been a hit or miss series for me. How could it not be? It’s a completely different release every time so there’s never a guarantee…

J. Mattingly Bottle

Review: J. Mattingly “My Wife’s Gonna be Pissed”

They say there’s no such thing as bad press. Tell that to Jeff Mattingly, founder of Bourbon 30 Spirits in Georgetown, KY. The J. Mattingly label first gained national attention…

Review: Four Roses Al Young 50th Anniversary

One of the many highlights of the Bourbon And Time weekend this past July was spending time with bourbon legend Al Young while sipping the very Four Roses Limited Edition…

Bardstown Bourbon Company Fusion bottle outside

Review: Bardstown Bourbon Company Fusion #1

In recent weeks, I’ve spoken a lot about Bardstown Bourbon Company as both a business and a tourist destination. Today, I’m going to focus solely on the whiskey itself. BBCo….

Bardstown Bourbon Company Fermentation Room

Bourbon and Time Recap

My Bourbon and Time recap is up and certainly worth a read. Day 1 featured a tour of the Brown Forman Cooperage, a Coopers Craft tasting, followed by a main…

Russel's Reserve Single Barrel

Review: Russell’s Reserve Barrel 17-549 (Rickhouse D)

Russell’s Reserve picks have gotten pretty popular in recent years and for good reason. Wild Turkey really has a knack for producing very different flavor profiles depending on the rickhouse…

Review: Michter’s 20 Year 2018

Michter’s 20 Year commands a pretty penny on a retail store shelf, let alone the secondary market. If you think Pappy and BTAC prices are out of control, Michter’s 20…

Review: George T. Stagg 2018

Here we are again with another George T. Stagg review. My favorite release in the Buffalo Trace Antique Collection was at it again in 2018 with yet another (relatively speaking)…

Review: William Larue Weller 2018

The first whisky poured at the Oak Haven tasting was William Larue Weller 2018. WLW and George T. Stagg battle it out year after year for my top BTAC honors….