Tag Archives: Straight Bourbon

Widow Jane corrections

Right, after some discussion regarding today’s review of Widow Jane bourbon, it appears I have fallen for the PR crap that is their website. (‘They’ is the┬áCacao Pietro Distillery in New York City). It appears they are currently distilling a … Continue reading

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Widow Jane, 7yo Straight Bourbon Whiskey, 45.5% – Cacao Prieto Distillery

A seven year old bourbon from Brooklyn in New York City. When I first read that sentence, my thoughts were “New York my ass, they just sourced it from Heaven Hill or MGP or so. It turns out that it’s … Continue reading

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Bottoms Up!

Tonight a couple of friends and I are going to try and get my open-bottle-count down somewhat. Since I’ve been trying to do this on my own last year I found that a) it doesn’t work that well, and b) … Continue reading

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Old Crow, 6yo, 43%, Traveler’s Fifth

This wee bottle of bourbon is older than I am. It was bottled somewhere in early the 1970s, based on the Italian tax seal on it. I like old bourbons like this, but since this kind of stuff has been … Continue reading

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