These blended scotch whiskies and single barrel bourbons all hit a sweet spot at 12 years old.
Archive: Spring 2022
The Spring 2022 issue of Whisky Advocate focuses on the great versatility and rich history of rye whiskey. Inside, we go deep on rye’s roots in Pennsylvania, exploring the height of “Old” Monongahela popularized by
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.
An Irish blend finished in stout casks, a 12 year old blended scotch, and a Tennessee bourbon all earned high marks at affordable prices.
A cask strength bourbon, Irish single malt, and Cabernet Sauvignon finished bourbon all scored top marks in the Spring 2022 issue.