Angel’s Envy

Distiller: Angel’s Envy Distillery Release: 2021 Whiskey: Angel’s Envy Region: Louisville, Ky Price: $65.00 Proof: 109.8 Age:  ~6 Years The Barrel Cellar Score:  91 Points Review Date: 10/02/2021 About the Bourbon: Angel’s Envy was founded in 2011 by Franklin and Wes Henderson (father and son). Their plan was to produce a bourbon finished in port barrels. Lincoln had been producing quality…

1792 Full Proof Bourbon

Distiller: Barton 1792 Distillery Release: 2021 Whiskey: 1792 Full Proof Region: Bardstown, Ky Price: $55.00 Proof: 125 Age:  7 Years The Barrel Cellar Score: 90 Points Review Date: 08/22/2021 About the Bourbon: 1792’s producer Barton Distillery is part of the Sazerac family of distillers. It is my opinion that sharing a parent company with Buffalo Trace has allowed it to inherit…

Old Scout Single Barrel Rye

Distiller: MGP for for Smooth Ambler Spirits Release: 2021 Whiskey: Old Scout Rye Region: Maxwelton, WV Price: $45.00 Proof: 114 Age:  4 Years The Barrel Cellar Score:  87 Points Review Date: 07/26/2021 About the Bourbon: From the bottle; “Smooth Ambler Old Scout is a collection of fine curated whiskeys “scouted” during our efforts to find exceptional spirits with smoothness and flavor…

Rebel Yell Distillers Collection

Distiller: Lux Row Release: 2021 Whiskey: Rebel Yell Distiller’s Collection Region: Bardstown, Ky Price: $29.00 Proof: 113 Age:  ~4 Years The Barrel Cellar Score:  89 Points Review Date: 06/22/2021 About the Bourbon:Lux Row’s Distiller’s Collection Label is a line of single barrel offerings. The bottle I’m reviewing today was hand picked by Binny’s Beverage Depot. Rebel Yell is a corn…

Redwood Empire Pipe Dream

Distiller: Redwood Empire Distilling Release: 2021 Whiskey: Pipe Dream Region: Sonoma County, Ca Price: $30.00 Proof: 90 Age:  No Age Statement The Barrel Cellar Score:  89 Points Review Date: 06/22/2021 About the Bourbon: Redwood Empire’s “Pipe Dream” bourbon is blended from various barrels sourced from four different states (IN, KY, TN, CA). While the whiskey distilling operation was outsourced, the aging…

Elijah Craig Toasted Barrel

Distiller: Elijah Craig Distilling Co Release: 2020 Whiskey: Elijah Craig Toasted Barrel Region: Bardstown, Ky Price: $50.00 Proof: 94 Age:  No Age Statement The Barrel Cellar Score:  88 Points Review Date: 06/01/2021 About the Bourbon: Elijah Craig’s toasted barrel offering is a version of its small batch bourbon that is finished in a toasted barrel. The bourbon is first aged in…

Roseville Union Rye

Distiller: Rossville Distillery Release: 2020 Whiskey: Rossville Union Region: Lawrenceburg, IN Price: $40.00 Proof: 100 Age:  6 years The Barrel Cellar Score:  88 Points Review Date: 04/22/2021About the Bourbon: Rossville Union’s master crafted whiskey is a blend of MGP produced rye mash bill whiskies. The offering I’m reviewing today is a blend of barrels in the age range of 5-6…

A Midwinter Nights Dram

Distiller: High West Distillery Release: 2020 Whiskey: A Midwinter Nights Dram, Act 8 Scene 3 Region: Park City, Utah Price: $99.00 Proof: 98.6 Age:  ~6 years The Barrel Cellar Score:  86 Points Review Date: 03/01/2021 About the Bourbon: High West is a celebrated Distillary from Park City Utah, They are primarily a Rye whiskey producer, and produce a wide variety…