Tag: Pappy Van Winkle

No Van Winkle Rye This Year

No Van Winkle Rye This Year

Sazerac announced its annual Pappy Van Winkle releases today, but said 2017 will have no rye whiskey for the brand. The company did say that its wheated bourbons garnered greater yields. The company blamed a barrel gap in rye inventory, saying its Van Winkle rye […]

Velier Foursquare 2006: The Greatest Rum I’ve Ever Tasted

Velier Foursquare 2006: The Greatest Rum I’ve Ever Tasted

What does a perfect spirit taste like? The perfect spirit is complex, challenges your senses and causes tingling sensations. On the nose, no matter the category, greatness is as much as what it is–bakery, earth, fruit or floral notes, e.g.—as what it isn’t—rubbing alcohol, varnish […]