Eagle Rare 17 from the Buffalo Trace Antique Collection

I have had two bottles of Eagle Rare 17 in my lifetime. The first was six years ago when I received a bottle as a gift from a lawyer to whom I referred a very profitable case due to a conflict. The second I bought. I also got a drink of this once at the … Continue reading Eagle Rare 17 from the Buffalo Trace Antique Collection

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Often talked about but infrequently reviewed: Pappy Van Winkle Family Reserve 23 year old

Pappy Van Winkle Day finally came to Cenla, and I was able to pick up another Pappy 23 today, so I thought I would indulge in a pour from last year's bottle. Before this pour I had just under half left. To be sure, I drink bottles like this very sparingly due to their scarcity. … Continue reading Often talked about but infrequently reviewed: Pappy Van Winkle Family Reserve 23 year old

Bower Hill Barrel Strength-a nice available cask strength bourbon

Ever since I reviewed Bower Hill Barrel Reserve I had been wanting to get a hold of their cask strength bottling since I am all about cask strength bourbon. You are getting what comes out of the barrel, not watered down. Because no water is added, the oak flavors which are brought about by water … Continue reading Bower Hill Barrel Strength-a nice available cask strength bourbon