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Check out our weekly Bourbon Reviews from our collaborative partner, Chad Watson, from @mydailybourbon on Instagram.

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Castle & Key Single Barrel Restoration Rye

Castle & Key Single Barrel Restoration Rye

Proof: 123 Age: 3 years Distillery: Castle & Key Mashbill: 63/17/20 Price: $68 —— Nose: Black pepper, clove, butterscotch, fresh cedar, cinnamon sugar, black tea, bright floral, fresh mint, orange peel, heavy charred oak. — Taste: Tannic/thick mouthfeel. Toasted...

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1792 Small Batch

1792 Small Batch

Proof: 93.7 Age: NAS Distillery: Barton 1792 Mashbill: 74/18/8 Price: $25+ —— Nose: Banana bread, cracked pepper, fresh clove, caramel, cherry syrup, burnt orange peel, light floral, vanilla cream, charred oak. — Taste: Sharp/tannic mouthfeel. Light corn, green tea,...

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Woodford Double Double Oaked 2021

Woodford Double Double Oaked 2021

Woodford Reserve Double Double Oaked ‘21 ——— Proof: 90.4 Age: NAS Distillery: Woodford Reserve Mashbill: 72/18/10 —— Nose: Almond, black pepper, charred oak, cherry, dark chocolate, cinnamon, dried fruit, nutmeg, leather, musty tobacco, vanilla cream — Taste:...

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Bardstown Bourbon Company: Discovery Series 3

Bardstown Bourbon Company: Discovery Series 3

Proof: 110 Age: 10-13 year Distillery: Bardstown Bourbon Company Mashbill: Blend; Mashbills in overview —— Nose: Almond, cinnamon, charred oak, rich brown sugar, cardamom, dried tobacco, dried cherry, dark chocolate, hint of coffee, burnt orange peel, vanilla bean. —...

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Blanton’s Single Barrel

Blanton’s Single Barrel

Proof: 93 Age: N/A Distillery: @buffalotracedistillery Mashbill: N/A —— Nose: Allspice, clove, caramel, butterscotch, corn grain, light floral, orange peel, sawdust, tobacco, vanilla. — Taste: Buttery/silky; Dare I say, smooth?! Light Brown sugar, charred oak, fig,...

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1792 High Rye

1792 High Rye

Proof: 94.3 Age: N/A Distillery: Barton 1792 Mashbill: N/A —— Nose: Banana bread, cinnamon, butterscotch, dried fruit, ground coffee, honey, nutmeg, toasted oak, burnt orange peel, dried tobacco, burnt vanilla. — Taste: Buttery/silky mouthfeel. Brown sugar,...

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Shenk’s Homestead 2020 Release

Shenk’s Homestead 2020 Release

Proof: 91.2 Age: N/A Distillery: Michter’s Mashbill: N/A —— Nose: Allspice, almond, black pepper, butterscotch, caramel, cardamom, Clove, rashly dried tobacco, fig, burnt coffee, raisin/dried fruit, burnt orange peel, toasted oak, vanilla. — Taste: Buttery/astringent...

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Elvis “Tiger Man” Tennessee Whiskey

Elvis “Tiger Man” Tennessee Whiskey

Proof: 90 Age: 2.5 years Distillery: TN Distilling Co. Mashbill: N/A —— Nose: Sawdust, citrus, raisin, corn bread, hay, black tea with honey, coconut, light musty oak, sweet caramel, brown sugar, vanilla. — Taste: Thin/subtle mouthfeel. Brown sugar, sweet caramel,...

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Barrell Rye – Batch 3

Barrell Rye – Batch 3

Proof: 116.7 Age: 4-14 Distillery: NDP (Barrell Craft Spirits) Mashbill: N/A —— Nose: Apple, allspice, floral/hay/rye grain, tons of honey, mint, musty oak, ginger, lemon peel, coconut cream, tobacco, vanilla. — Taste: Buttery/silky mouthfeel. Rich honey, fresh lemon,...

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Old Dominick Huling Station: Whiskey Consensus Pick

Old Dominick Huling Station: Whiskey Consensus Pick

Proof: 106.94 Age: 5 years Distillery: Old Dominick Mashbill: 52/44/4 —— Nose: Almond, butterscotch, caramel, fresh cedar, bakers chocolate, dried cherry, milled corn, nutmeg, honey, hazelnut, leather, pipe tobacco, light vanilla. — Taste: Buttery/silky mouthfeel. One...

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