Tag Archives: Whiskey/Bourbon

Whiskey Dream – Widow Jane

I have a friend who raves about Widow Jane. He will drink it over pretty much anything else. For me, the finish is too sharp, making this bourbon too harsh for me to really enjoy – which at $70 per … Continue reading

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Whiskey Dream – Jack Daniels Tennessee Honey

Jack Daniels Tennessee Honey isn’t really whiskey to me. It is sickly sweet and has an odd aftertaste as far as I’m concerned. This one is an easy pass and gets a 10/100 overall score. I’m not a fan. I … Continue reading

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Whiskey Dream – Basil Hayden’s

Basil Haden’s is another of my go to whiskeys and it quite honestly is perfect if you want to introduce a new whisky drinker into the fold. It has the combination of being relatively cheap (in the bourbon world) and … Continue reading

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Whiskey Dreams – Gentlemen Jack

I will always remember the first time I drank Gentlemen Jack. My brother, sister, and her husband rented a cabin on Lake George in New York and my brother in law brought a bottle of Gentlemen Jack for us to share. We had … Continue reading

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Whiskey Dreams – Jack Daniels

I didn’t start drinking until later than most. Blame a Baptist college and social circle that didn’t involve a lot of parties. It took me years to enjoy a good beer and half life to learn how a good bottle … Continue reading

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Friday – Time For A Manhattan

I just bought my first bottle of Eagle Rare 10 year old bourbon and I have to tell you I am in love. It is the perfect bourbon for a Manhattan, and since it Friday, I’m going to go have … Continue reading

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Bourbon Whiskey Newbie

First of all, let me start with a disclaimer. I know almost nothing about whiskey. I know I’ve liked Jack Daniels for a long time, but that was mostly in the form of a Jack & Coke. This changed recently … Continue reading

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