Barrell Whiskey – 18 Year Whiskey Finished in Calvados Barrels – Auburn Spirits and Flight Club “This is no ordinary bottle” Pick

This past May, Barrell Bourbon – or Barrell Craft Spirits as they are more formally known – launched a unique line of private barrel whiskeys, under the “Private Release Whiskey Series” name.  This release is based upon 18-year Kentucky Straight Whiskeys that are then finished in one of a number of reused casks.  Like all Barrell products, this is released at cask strength.

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Old Tub Bottled-in-Bond (2020 750ml Limited Release)

Old Tub.  Those of you who have studied Jim Beam history may know this label as one of Beam’s most popular late 19th century bourbons.  Like many big brands of its day, the brand was largely mothballed after prohibition.  Those of you who know of Old Tub but aren’t familiar with its history may know Old Tub from its distillery only 375ml release, over the past at least decade.

This past June, however, Jim Beam announced that it was taking the Old Tub brand national, with a limited release 750ml bottling.  Unlike the 375ml release, however, the 750ml bottling is non-chill-filtered.

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Whistle Pig 10 Year Rye Tom’s and Flight Club Pick – “That’s Rye Folks!”

That’s Rye Folks!  Tom’s Wine & Spirits has just received their latest single-barrel store-pick American Whiskey, this time a 10 Year Single Barrel Rye Whiskey selected by Tom’s and Flight Club.

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