Mystery M1 (The Smoked Series)

Thanks to /u/devoz and /u/xile_ for this sample. Recently I made a point of stating that, if given an Arran, I’d identify the profile. This started both devoz and xile_ thinking, which is never good for me. You see, recently devoz acquired a smoke gun. From what little I understand of it, it’s a gun that shoots smoke. Because […]

Read More Mystery M1 (The Smoked Series)

Dixon’s Batch 3 Lightly Aged Rye

I’d like to thank Dixon’s Distilled Spirits for sending a bottle of this to the Toronto Whisky Society. Dixon’s is Guelph’s first craft distillery. Started by Jeremie and Vicky Dixon, each of them have formal training in white spirits from Chicago, and Jeremie studied brown spirit making down in Louisville. They also have one of the youngest distillers […]

Read More Dixon’s Batch 3 Lightly Aged Rye

Park Distillery Glacier Rye

I’d like to thank Park Distillery, Restaurant + Bar for sending a bottle of this to the Toronto Whisky Society. But who is Park Distillery? For that we have to start where Park Distillery is. You see, Park Distillery is located in the most photographic thing before Justin Trudeau was elected: Banff, Alberta. If you’ve never seen pictures, […]

Read More Park Distillery Glacier Rye

Thomas H. Handy Sazerac Rye 2015

Thanks to /u/boyd86 for this sample. All aboard the hype train! I’m drinking a BTAC! Oh, wait, that’s stupid. Okay, so back down to normal. We hear about these whiskies coming out, we hear about people camping out, we laugh, we get a chance to have some, and even some of us (myself included) join in, […]

Read More Thomas H. Handy Sazerac Rye 2015

Sazerac 18 (2015)

Thanks to /u/xile_ for the sample Hey, look, it’s /u/TOModera , reviewing a rye. Everyone is happy to see this, right? Recently I was asked to stop reviewing bourbon, as I don’t enjoy it. And it’s at times like that where one can only do one thing: Laugh. Laugh like someone is tickling your feet and […]

Read More Sazerac 18 (2015)