Review: Old Fitzgerald 13 year Bottled-In-Bond

Fancy bottle.  Age Stated.  Bottled-in-Bond.  Sounds like a recipe for success.  I had the opportunity to buy a bottle of OF13 about a month or so ago for MSRP ($130), so I of course jumped at the opportunity.  This is another one of those allocated bourbons everyone is always chasing, so when the bottle was … Continue reading Review: Old Fitzgerald 13 year Bottled-In-Bond

Review: J. Mattingly Bourbon Barons Private Barrel “The Italian Job”

Jealous?  You should be.  This is a private barrel select from a local group here in the Atlanta area from the Bourbon Barons group.  The only way to score one of these is to be a member of the Bourbon Barons.  Some of the proceeds from the sale of these bottles went to Children's Healthcare … Continue reading Review: J. Mattingly Bourbon Barons Private Barrel “The Italian Job”

Review: George Dickel Bottled in Bond

George Dickel Bottled in Bond is a new release from Cascade Hollow Distilling Company (previously Dickel Distillery, but Diageo decided to rebrand the distillery and have George Dickel be a brand within the company).  It's a Bottled in Bond, charcoal filtered, 13 year old Tennessee whiskey...for under $40.  Yes, you read that right. I walked … Continue reading Review: George Dickel Bottled in Bond

Review: ASW Fiddler Georgia Heartwood Store Pick

Wow.  I saw a post about this upcoming release at Sprayberry Bottle Shop appear on one of the local Facebook group's newsfeed (Bourbon Barrons represent).  I had always wanted to try some of the local distillery releases, but considering  that they are relatively new, I was apprehensive to drop $40+ to try something that I … Continue reading Review: ASW Fiddler Georgia Heartwood Store Pick