Melrose Rare 12 Diamond is an American "blended whiskey", composed of 40% 12 yo whiskey (bourbon, or the used wood parallel using bourbon mash) and 60% grain neutral spirits. "Back in the day", i.e. the… read more
This whisky comes in a triangular bottle (in cross section), and bears all the hall marks of Glenfiddich so I assume this is the same William Grants and Sons responsible for the single malt.
A pale … read more
2014 Release - BTAC 2014 Part II of III
Next up: the BTAC's wheated bourbon, William Larue Weller. The 2014 release was distilled in spring 2002 and matured in 39 barrels for 12 years and 3 months before bottling in fall 2014.
The colour is… read more
The White Rye - Whisky That Isn't Whisky 1 of 2
WTF? Whisky that isn't whisky? What does that even mean? Well, that's a very good question. I have two bottles - one from Ontario, one from Georgia - that would be considered whisky in the US but not in… read more
From a sample with 43% ABV. The Lost Distillery Company was established with the aim to recreate modern expressions of whiskies from long lost distilleries in Scotland. In order to come up with individual… read more
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