2018 Colonel E.H. Taylor Four Grain Release

Since being announced as 2017’s overall “Whiskey of the Year” in Jim Murray’s Whisky Bible, the whiskey community has been anticipating the 2018 release of Colonel E.H. Taylor Four Grain bourbon from Buffalo Trace Distillery.

2018 Colonel E.H. Taylor Four Grain

(Check out our review of the 2017 Colonel E.H. Taylor Four Grain here.)

But when will the 2018 Colonel E.H. Taylor Four Grain be released? And will it be any different than the 2017 release?

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Larceny Barrel Proof Bourbon Release Announcement

On April 10, 2018, Heaven Hill received approval for its release of Larceny Barrel Proof Bourbon.

Larceny Barrel Proof Bourbon

Larceny is a wheated bourbon (68% corn, 20% wheat, 12% malted barley) distilled and produced by Heaven Hill. Its lineage is presumably tied to the infamous Old Fitzgerald bourbon.

The approved label shows a proof of 125, up from the standard Larceny Bourbon’s 92 proof.

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Spring and Summer New Release Whiskeys

Winter is squarely in the rear-view mirror. Does that mean that we’re entering whiskey’s “off season,” during the Spring and Summer months?

Maybe that perspective could have been justified in years past. Yes, the Fall and Winter months traditionally yield the most whiskey intrigue. But, the whiskey industry’s continued boom means that every season is whiskey season.

There have been several exciting announcements for new release whiskeys locally and nationally this Spring and Summer. Here are a few that you should know:

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