Ranging from 5 to 16 years old, these whiskeys all scored 89 points or more.
These whiskeys matured for 13 to 25 years in first-fill and refill bourbon barrels before a 15 month finish in lightly toasted Irish oak casks.
Only 15 numbered sets of the No. 5 Collection, which includes expressions with ages spanning five decades, were released worldwide.
A cask strength bourbon, Irish single malt, and Cabernet Sauvignon finished bourbon all scored top marks in the Spring 2022 issue.
A 48 year old blended scotch, 50 year old single malt scotch, and cask strength rye whiskey all qualify as instant collectibles.
These cask strength whiskies from the Winter 2021 Buying Guide have high proof and some seriously forceful flavor.
There is a wide range of flavor to discover in the growing style as distillers experiment freely with proof, smoke, and more.