Willamette Valley Vineyards Estate Pinot

“A petite, beautiful, and reserved wine”

These Items will Compliment any Bottle of Whiskey you Choose

When I think about whiskey decanters, my thoughts instantly turn to film.  Classic moments in some of my favorites such as Boardwalk Empire, Mad Men, House of Cards, Inside Man, the Sopranos, and other iconic films and series feature whiskey decanters.  Why?  They’re impressive, they exhibit elegance, and they keep people guessing as to what…

Take a Trip to Bourbon Country with Wild Turkey Rare Breed.

Distiller: Wild Turkey Release: 2018 Bourbon: Rare Breed Barrel Proof Region: Lawrenceburg, Kentucky Price: $42 Proof: 116.8 Age: Mix 6-12 years The Barrel Cellar Score: 89 Review Date: 4/23/2019 Color: Saddle Brown Nose: Raisins, brown sugar, mild oak, and a dusty road Taste:  First taste (poured neat): Cinnamon, leather, black pepper.  Drop a couple of ice cubes in your glass and tastes of rye, oak, and…

San Filippo Brunello di Montalcino

Winery: San Filippo Vintage: 2004 Wine Name/Vineyard: La Lucere Wine Category: Brunello di Montalcino Grape blend: 100% Sangiovese Bottle size: 750 ml Region: Montalcino, Tuscany State or country: Italy Price: $84 ABV: 14% Cases produced: N/A The Barrel Cellar Score:  92 points Review date: Mar 13, 2019 About the Winemaker:  San Filippo was recently purchased…

John S Rhodell Brewery

John Rhodell brewery resides in a beautiful and historic building with a great view of the Illinois river.   It’s a large space in the style of a Scottish pub, and it’s Peoria’s oldest existing Microbrewery; established in 1998.  The longevity of the watering hole undoubtedly is a contributing factor to the quality of its brews….