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Whisky Scores

Maker's Mark Private Select

Maker's Mark Private Select, 55.2% abv

Rich oaky caramel and tangy cinnamon on the nose. Lovely sweet rye spices, soft fruit with zesty notes on the palate. Well balanced, lovely tang on a long finish.

78
Woodford Reserve Distiller's Select

Woodford Reserve Distiller's Select, 45.2% abv

Soft light orange aromas then almonds, apples and cherry wood on the nose. Tangy varnish, harsh edgy fruit, stale flat cherry soda and mahogany chips on the palate. Acidic finish.

59
Maker's Mark

Maker's Mark, 45% abv

Soft caramel, cherries, gentle spices and warm brown sugar sauce on the nose. Dry almonds, mild corn notes followed by caramel and light spices on the palate.

75
American Rockies Bourbon Whiskey

American Rockies Bourbon Whiskey, 44% abv

Oaky varnish, honey on rye toast on the nose. Sweet rye notes and mild soft ginger on the palate. Honey, rye, cinnamon on the finish.

74
Jim Beam Distiller's Masterpiece 12 Years Old

Jim Beam Distiller's Masterpiece 12 Years Old, 50% abv

Gentle cherry perfume, aromatic spices on the nose. Cherries, red berries, lovely almonds, a whiff of smoke and cream soda notes on the palate. Fulsome gentle soft red fruit finish. Totally delightful.

89
Old Forester Classic

Old Forester Classic, 43% abv

Sweet light cherries and corn aromas on the nose. Soft sweet spices, cherry notes and red fruit on the palate. Simple.

74
Baker's Aged 7 Years Old

Baker's Aged 7 Years Old, 53.5% abv

Sweet mahogany polish aromas then red fruit with cherries on the nose. Mild tangy spices, soft almonds then fruit notes on the palate. Lovely intense fruit and spices on the finish.

88
Ezra Brooks - Old Ezra

Ezra Brooks - Old Ezra, 50.5% abv

Mild sweet nuttiness light cherries on the nose. Light mouthfeel, soft spicy fruit, straightforward almond and cherry notes on the palate. Lovely spices and soft red fruit on the finish.

80
Jefferson's Reserve Very Old

Jefferson's Reserve Very Old, 45.1% abv

Bittersweet cherries, sweet vanilla and mild oakiness on the nose. Tangy then moving to edgy dry vanilla and caramel on the palate.

73
Old Rip Van Winkle 10 Years Old

Old Rip Van Winkle 10 Years Old, 45% abv

Red fruit and licorice on the nose. Lovely sweet spices, green fruit on the palate. Dark fruit and a tangy bourbon finish.

86