Eagle Rare Single Barrel

Distiller: Buffalo Trace Distillery Release: 2019 Bourbon: Eagle Rare Single Barrel Region: Frankfort, Kentucky Price: $40 Proof: 90 Age: 10 years The Barrel Cellar Score: 90 Review Date: 6/30/2019 Color: Russet brown Nose: Raisin, cherrywood, caramel, and a touch of citrus Taste: Medium bodied. First taste (poured neat): Leather, brulee, mild oak.  Finish dried fruit, oak,…

The Petite Sirah Grape

The Petite Sirah grape originates from France (where else?) in the late 1800’s. The vines produce a small grape with a thick skin. It was created by crossing the Syrah and Peloursin Grapes with the intent of producing a disease resistant grape. Farmer’s at the time were having trouble protecting their harvest from disease. The…