TX Whiskey Announces Two New Finished Expressions in Port, Sherry Barrels

Firestone & Robertson Distilling of Fort Worth, Texas, announced the release of two new expressions of its TX Whiskey: TX Straight Bourbon Tawny Port Finish and TX Straight Bourbon PX Sherry Finish. The former is the brand’s TX Straight Bourbon finished for six months in … Continue readingTX Whiskey Announces Two New Finished Expressions in Port, Sherry Barrels

Four Gate Releases Batch 9, Blended and Finished in Oloroso Sherry and Dark Rum Casks, $199

Four Gate Whiskey announced it will release its ninth bottled product, a Kentucky straight bourbon that was finished in Oloroso Sherry and Dark Rum Casks. The whiskey, called Andalusia Key, started with a blend of three straight bourbons aged in rum casks from the Florida … Continue readingFour Gate Releases Batch 9, Blended and Finished in Oloroso Sherry and Dark Rum Casks, $199

Frey Ranch Distillery to distribute flagship bourbon in Northern California market

Fallon, Nevada-based Frey Ranch Distillery announced it will begin distributing its Frey Ranch Straight Bourbon Whiskey product in the Northern California. Previously, the 90-proof whiskey had been available only in the Nevada market and at the craft distillery, which first launched the product in December … Continue readingFrey Ranch Distillery to distribute flagship bourbon in Northern California market

Bourbon Review: Wild Turkey Master’s Keep 17-Year-Old

Wild Turkey Master’s Keep 17-Year-Old (Media Sample) About this bourbon: Wild Turkey Master’s Keep hits stores in August with an MSRP of $150 and is 86.8 proof, which is this product’s barrel-proof. (Eddie Russell offers a proof explanation at GoBourbon.com.) At 17 years old, it’s the … Continue readingBourbon Review: Wild Turkey Master’s Keep 17-Year-Old

Scoring: Blade & Bow 22-year-old, Booker’s Dot’s Batch, Temperance Trader & Michter’s Rye

I will now score products on this blog. I’ve professionally judged spirits in several competitions, including the San Francisco World Spirits Competition and the World Whiskies, and have published tasting notes and or scores in national magazines. But this is the first time I’ve pursued … Continue readingScoring: Blade & Bow 22-year-old, Booker’s Dot’s Batch, Temperance Trader & Michter’s Rye