Monthly Archives: September 2014

[Review] JW Dant

Price: $20 (+/-) | Proof: 100 | Rating: 3 People are probably going to give me shit for this but I don’t care. I like Dant. It’s a good bottle and bottled in bond (100 proof, 4 years) for that … Continue reading

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[Review] Lexington Bourbon

Price: $30 (+/-) | Proof: 86 | Rating: 1.5 The old guy I sit with at the bar told me that this is Barton through and through. But then a cursory quick google search reveals it’s actually Western Spirits Company, a … Continue reading

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[Review] Wild Turkey Forgiven

Price: $50 (+/-) | Proof: 91 | Rating: 2.5 A cursory glance of the field surveyed thus far would make it seem like I’m dangling from the benefice of Sazerac and Beam pretty exclusively. I seek to change this perception … Continue reading

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[Review] Ancient Age

Price: $13 (+/-) | Proof: 80 | Rating: 2.5 You guys aren’t going to believe this (well maybe you will) but: I got the first email in the emailbag today! It only took two weeks but I’m glad someone who … Continue reading

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[Review] Angel’s Envy

Price: $50 (+/-) | Proof: 80 | Rating: 3 Denise, I know growing up in the Huxtable household was often stifling and a pressure cooker to conform to some sort of mainlined traditional blackness, but I applaud you for your … Continue reading

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[Review] Four Roses Limited Edition Small Batch – 2014

Price: $100 (+/-) | Proof: 120 | Rating: 4 Just got the hookup on the bottle of this bad boy which arrived in my hometown today. Had to leave work early to drive up to the store and get it. … Continue reading

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[Review] Booker’s

Price: $50/NA (+/-) | Proof: 125.9 | Rating: 4.5 One of the first go posts on the site was the 25th anniversary edition of Booker’s and I figured it was reasonable after a week or so to go back and … Continue reading

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[Review] 2013 Buffalo Trace Antique Collection

It’s that time of year again and I know what you’re thinking: “Slow your roll there, Cleaver. The 2014’s are about to drop ship any second now to select states across our amber waves of grain. What are you doing … Continue reading

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[Review] Ancient Ancient Age

Price: $20/NA (+/-) | Proof: 86 | Rating: 4 Here’s the thing: this is a killer bottle. Here’s the thing that SUCKS about this great thing: it’s not available. Seriously. It hasn’t been around for almost two years now. I … Continue reading

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[Review] Weller Special Reserve

Price: $16 (+/-) | Proof: 90 | Rating: 3 It’s Monday morning and everyone’s all hungover from their pretend internet sports teams they “coach” and whatever. All I know is that there’s some folks I interface with on Mondays who … Continue reading

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