Eagle Rare

Distiller: Buffalo Trace Release: ongoing Bourbon: Eagle Rare Region: Frankfort, Kentucky Price: $30-$40 Proof: 90 Age:  10 Years The Barrel Cellar Score:  88 Points Review Date: 11/15/2020 About the Bourbon: Eagle Rare is made from the same whiskey as Buffalo Trace, aged 10 years where BT is aged 8. This bourbon comes from their low-rye Mashbill #1. The bottle is adorned with…

Buffalo Trace

Distiller: Buffalo Trace (Mash Bill#1) Release: Ongoing Bourbon: Buffalo Trace Region: Frankfort, Kentucky Price: $23 Proof: 90 Age:  No age statement (Likely 8 years) Glass: Tumbler The Barrel Cellar Score:  87 Points Review Date: 11/06/2020 About the Bourbon: Buffalo Trace Distillery makes excellent bourbon and their namesake Bourbon has been around since 1999.  Buffalo Trace comes from their distillery’s low rye…

Old Tub Bourbon

Distiller: Jim Beam Release: 2020 Bourbon: Old Tub Region: Clermont, Kentucky Price: $22.00 Proof: 100 Age:  No age statement The Barrel Cellar Score:  90 Points Review Date: 09/03/2020 About the Bourbon: Jim Beam has reintroduced the Old Tub brand as a limited addition whiskey. When originally produced Old Tub was the foundation for what would become Jim Beam. Old tub…

Four Roses Small Batch Select

Distiller: Four Roses Distillery Release: 2020 Bourbon: Small Batch Select Region: Lawrenceburg, Kentucky Price: $60.00 Proof: 104 Age:  Blend aged 6-7 years The Barrel Cellar Score:  90 Points Review Date: 06/26/2020 About the Bourbon: Four Roses Small Batch Select is new addition to the Four Roses portfolio. Even better, so far it seems to be readily available on store shelves. Master Distiller…

Knob Creek Aged 12 years

Distiller: Knob Creek Distilling Release: 2019 Bourbon: Knob Creek 12 Region: Clermont, Kentucky Price: $60.00 Proof: 100 Age:  12 years The Barrel Cellar Score:  93 Points Review Date: 06/01/2020 About the Bourbon: Knob Creek is a Jim Beam Brand. I was especially excited to open the bottle I’m reviewing today as I’ve long been a…

Remus Repeal Reserve

Distiller: Remus Distilling Company Release: 2019 Bourbon: Remus Repeal Reserve Series III Region: Lawrenceburg, Indiana Price: $85.00 Proof: 100 Age:  Blend aged 11-12 years The Barrel Cellar Score:  90 Points Review Date: 06/11/2020 About the Bourbon: Remus Repeal Reserve is a limited edition offering made from a blend of 3 hand picked bourbons produced by MGP in Indiana. The mashbills from the three…