Tag: Heaven Hill

Rittenhouse Rye Whiskey, Bottled in Bond

Okay,so by now I guess you get the picture …. I really like a good rye whiskey. And as it so happens, fortunately for me, I’ve got quite a few bottles to enjoy…. and to share! Naturally, having a good selection also gives me an opportunity to do another review of another rye! This time …

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Bourbon Review: A Trio of Pappy Van Winkle

Once again, fall has arrived and fall is that time of year when all sorts of limited, rare, special whisky releases hit the market. Around the world, whisky fans wait, semi-patiently, drooling ever-so-slightly into their empty Glencairns, to see what this year will offer. As always there is excitement over which malts will be included …

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A belated update: NWC July Tasting of American Whiskies

Ok, so it has been quite a long time since my last update or review and I am just now trying to do a little catch-up. In my defense, though, I spent most of the last 10 weeks teaching kids to play golf at the Nike Summer Golf Camps at my course; that meant standing …

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Bourbon Review: Forged Oak and Lost Prophet

Orphan Barrel Whiskies The story behind the Orphan Barrel whiskies is that of a number of “lost” whisky casks, mysteriously forgotten in the dark recesses of various rickhouses. These forgotten oaken vessels, full of whiskey sitting quietly in their hidden corners, the casks breathing in, breathing out, maturing away and creating rare, aged whiskies, or …

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