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…

Edmeades Red Zinfandel

Wine Maker: Edmeades Vintage: 2010 Wine Name/Vineyard: Mendocino County Wine Category: Red Zinfandel Grape blend: 100% Zinfandel Bottle size: 750 ml Region: North Coast State or country: California Price: $20.00 ABV: 15.0% Cases produced: N/A The Barrel Cellar Score:  87 points Review date: April 30, 2021 About the Winemaker: Known primarily for their Red Zinfandel releases, Edmeades Vineyards produces bold wines…

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…

Torii Mor Olalla Vineyard Pinot Noir

Wine Maker: Torii Mor Vintage: 2013 Wine Name/Vineyard: Olalla Vineyard Wine Category: Pinot Noir Grape blend: 100% Pinot Noir Bottle size: 750 ml Region: Willamette Valley State or country: Oregon Price: $30.00 ABV: 13.3% Cases produced: N/A The Barrel Cellar Score:  91 points Review date: February 19, 2021 About the Winemaker: Torii Mor’s tasting room sits in a beautiful Japanese style…

Ana Diogo-Draper Cabernet Sauvignon

Wine Maker: Ana Diogo-Draper Vintage: 2017 Wine Name/Vineyard: Cabernet Sauvignon Wine Category: Cabernet Sauvignon Grape blend: 100% Cabernet Sauvignon Bottle size: 750 ml Region: Sonoma State or country: California Price: $18.99 ABV: 15.0% Cases produced: N/A The Barrel Cellar Score:  90 points Review date: January 24, 2021 About the Winemaker: Winemaker Ana Diogo-Draper’s first experience with wine making came in her youth, as she planted…

Whalebone Vineyard – Bob Wine

Winery: Whalebone Vineyard Vintage: 2011 Wine Name/Vineyard: Bob Wine Wine Category: Red Blend Grape blend: Cabernet Sauvignon based blend Bottle size: 750 ml Region: Central Coast State or country: California Price: $36 ABV:  14.0% Cases produced: N/A The Barrel Cellar Score:  89 points Review date: January 22, 2021 About the Winemaker: Whalebone’s vineyards in Paso Robles benefit from a coastal climate, limestone, calcareous soils,…

Willamette Valley Vineyards Bernau Block 2016

Wine Name/Vineyard: Bernau Block Wine Category: Pinot Noir Grape blend: 100% Pinot Noir Bottle size: 750 ml Region: Willamette Valley State or country: Oregon Price: $65.00 ABV: 14.1% Cases produced: N/A The Barrel Cellar Score:  89 points Review date: March 26, 2021 About the Winemaker: Joe Ibrahim has 5 harvests under his belt as head winemaker at WVV. He…

George Dickel Bottled in Bond

Distiller: Cascade Hollow Distilling Co. Release: 2020 Whiskey: George Dickel Bottled in Bond Region: Tullahoma, Tennessee Price: $40.00 Proof: 100 Age:  10 years The Barrel Cellar Score:  87 Points Review Date: 01/14/2021 About the Bourbon: Capitalizing on the success of last years limited bottle release, George Dickel has released a 2020 version of its Bottled in Bond offering. To produce…

Murphy – Goode Dealer’s Choice

Winery: Murphy-Goode Vintage: 2010 Wine Name/Vineyard: Dealer’s Choice Wine Category: Cabernet Sauvignon Grape blend: 100% Cabernet Sauvignon Bottle size: 750 ml Region: Alexander Valley State or country: California Price: $20 ABV: 14.5% Cases produced: N/A The Barrel Cellar Score:  88 points Review date: October 14, 2020 About the Winemaker: Established in 1985, Murphy-Goode was founded by Tim Murphy, Dale Goode, and Dave Ready. Having already had a…