30 Days of Wild Turkey: Day 41 (Wild Turkey Kentucky Spirit Oklahoma Bourbon Lovers Pick)

Chapter 9, Part 3:

For the second consecutive year, over the month of November, Flight Club will be bringing you “30 Turkeys in 30 days.”  Each day, we will post a review of a different Wild Turkey product.  Throughout that journey, we will provide you with background information on the company, the products, and the people behind the products, all of which we hope create a better understanding of what Wild Turkey brings to the world of bourbon and rye whiskey.  A table of contents for each of these posts can be found here.

We continue this second look at Wild Turkey Kentucky Spirit with another store pick, this time labeled “Oklahoma Bourbon Lovers.”

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30 Days of Wild Turkey: Day 40 (Kentucky Spirit Midtown Wine & Spirits Pick)

Chapter 9, Part 2:

For the second consecutive year, over the month of November, Flight Club will be bringing you “30 Turkeys in 30 days.”  Each day, we will post a review of a different Wild Turkey product.  Throughout that journey, we will provide you with background information on the company, the products, and the people behind the products, all of which we hope create a better understanding of what Wild Turkey brings to the world of bourbon and rye whiskey.  A table of contents for each of these posts can be found here.

We continue this second look at Wild Turkey Kentucky Spirit with another store pick, this time from Midtown Wine & Spirits in Chicago.  What makes these picks unique?  Well, certainly the barrel selectors’ palates matter, but these are all picked from various age stock in various warehouses and various warehouse ricks and floors.  Wild Turkey is known for different profiles, and certainly these variables aid in those differences.

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30 Days of Wild Turkey: Day 39 (Wild Turkey Kentucky Spirit – Sturgis Liquor Pick)

Chapter 9, Part 1:

For the second consecutive year, over the month of November, Flight Club will be bringing you “30 Turkeys in 30 days.”  Each day, we will post a review of a different Wild Turkey product.  Throughout that journey, we will provide you with background information on the company, the products, and the people behind the products, all of which we hope create a better understanding of what Wild Turkey brings to the world of bourbon and rye whiskey.  A table of contents for each of these posts can be found here.

Wild Turkey Kentucky Spirit was launched around 1995 and is Wild Turkey’s first single barrel offering.  It is believed to be the second single barrel offering in the bourbon industry, after Blanton’s, which launched the single-barrel revolution in 1984.   Read more about this history, and the origins of the Wild Turkey Kentucky Spirit product in Chapter 2.

Last year, we reviewed a modern non-pick single barrel and three modern store pick single barrels, from warehouses B, T and two from H.  This year, we focus first on store picks from warehouses G, N, D and T.  In part 5, we will bring you a review of dusty era “Pewter Top.”

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