Black Maple Hill NAS

It was a dark, lightning dotted night. The rain fell with a purpose to wound, as it danced in the wind, slapping against the chemist’s bare arms. His horses stirred, agitated by the weather, yet he pushed forward along the slanting dirt road. Among the black maple trees, on this lone hill in the deserted […]

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Elmer T. Lee Single Barrel

Thanks to /u/CalZeta for a swap of this nice swig of bourbon. It’s that time of year when everything seems to be happening all at once. I look at the news and it’s pretty rough. I look at the leaves and they are pretty rough. I look at the fact I need to be studying for […]

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Ardmore Traditional Cask Peated

So there’s my wife, after a weekend of debauchery in Las Vegas (seeing shows and fun events), tired out of her skull, after playing video poker for hours, lack of sleep and lack of food, trying to find anything on my list of whisky to bring back from the states. And the Airport has none […]

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Hazelburn 8 & 12

So it’s the days leading up to Thanksgiving.. Wait, no it isn’t, I blabbered on about Thanksgiving two reviews ago… oh damn, I got these out of order. Whatever, not like anyone follows them chronologically. That and I do enjoy a pulp style story. So it’s the day… wait, no, go back further. So I’m […]

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Old Fitzgerald 1849

Alright, time to get back to Earth on my /r/bourbon reviews, and do something not so… out there or special or some such silliness. Thanks to /u/calzeta for the dram! And today, for this review, we have a wheater. Much beloved by Dave Broom and Jim Murray (in the past), Old Fitzgerald 1849 is bottled by Heaven […]

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