Bourbon and Whiskey Reviews

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ModernThirst Whiskey Reviews

A sortable table listing all the reviews posted on ModernThirst.com. Click the score to read a full review and tasting notes.
WhiskeyBrand FamilyTypeProofRating
1792 Small Batch (formerly Ridgemont Reserve)BartonBourbon93.786
1792 Single BarrelBartonBourbon93.788
1792 Full ProofBartonBourbon12591
1792 Full Proof Single Barrel (Kroger)BartonBourbon12589
1792 Full Proof Single Barrel (The Bourbon Society)BartonBourbon12594
1792 Sweet WheatBartonBourbon9189
A Midwinter Nights Dram Act 2.9 Scene 710High WestRye98.690
American PrairieHigh WestBourbon9288
Ancient Age 80Buffalo TraceBourbon8075
Ancient Age 90Buffalo TraceBourbon9079
Ardbeg 10 YearArdbegScotch9285.5
Ardbeg CorryvreckanArdbegScotch114.291
Ardbeg Dark CoveArdbegScotch9386
Ardbeg KelpieArdbegScotch9291
Ancient Ancient Age 10 StarBuffalo TraceBourbon9080
Ardbeg UigeadailArdbegScotch108.492
Baker's Jim BeamBourbon10786
BarterhouseDiageo/New BernheimBourbon90.585
Basil Hayden'sJim BeamBourbon8082
Bernheim Wheat Whiskey (private barrel selection)Heaven HillWheat Whiskey9083
Bernheim Wheat Whiskey Liquor Barn Private SelectionHeaven HillWheat Whiskey9088
Bernheim Wheat Whiskey Small Batch (Comparison Review)Heaven HillWheat Whiskey9087
Black RidgeBartonBourbon9085
Blade & BowDiageoBourbon9088
Blade & Bow 22 YearDiageoBourbon9090
Blanton'sBuffalo TraceBourbon9389
Blanton's Straight from the Barrel - #Barrel 928Buffalo TraceBourbon130.990
Booker'sJim BeamBourbon12790
Booker's RyeJim BeamRye136.194
Buffalo TraceBuffalo TraceBourbon9088
Bulleit 10 Year BourbonDiageoBourbon91.288
Bulleit Barrel Strength BourbonBourbonBourbon11989
Bulleit BourbonDiageoBourbon9086
Bulleit RyeDiageoRye9087
Climax MoonshineClimaxWhite Dog90NR
Col. E. H. Taylor, Jr. Single BarrelBuffalo TraceBourbon10088
Col. E. H. Taylor, Jr. Small BatchBuffalo TraceBourbon10088
Colonel E. H. Taylor, Jr. Barrel Proof (2014)Buffalo TraceBourbon12992
Coopers' CraftBrown-FormanBourbon82.284
Double Rye!High WestRye9290
Eagle Rare (2014 Label/Batched)Buffalo TraceBourbon9084
Eagle Rare (Pre 2014 Label, Single Barrel)Buffalo TraceBourbon9089
Early Times Bottled in Bond BourbonBrown-FormanBourbon10087
Egan's 10 Year Single MaltP&H EganIrish Whiskey9487
Egan's Vintage Grain Irish WhiskeyP&H EganIrish Whiskey9286
Eighteen 33Boone County DistillingBourbon90.886
Elijah Craig Barrel Proof Batch B514 134.8°Heaven HillBourbon134.691
Elijah Craig Barrel Proof Batch B516 139.4°Heaven HillBourbon139.488
Elijah Craig Barrel Proof Batch B517 124.2°Heaven HillBourbon124.292
Elijah Craig Barrel Select 125Heaven HillBourbon12582
Elijah Craig Small Batch (12 Year)Heaven HillBourbon9489
Elmer T. LeeBuffalo TraceBourbon9089
Evan Williams (Black Label)Heaven HillBourbon8682
Evan Williams Barrel ProofHeaven HillBourbon12591
Evan Williams Master Distillers SelectHeaven HillBourbon9088
Evan Williams Single Barrel Vintage 2003Heaven HillBourbon8688
Evan Williams Single Barrel Vintage 2004 (Society selection)Heaven HillBourbon8689
Evan Williams Bottled in Bond (White Label)Heaven HillBourbon10086
Ezra B Single Barrel 12 YearLuxcoBourbon9988
Ezra Brooks Straight RyeLuxcoBourbon9081
FlatboatBartonBourbon9087
Forged OakDiageo/New BernheimBourbon90.589
Four Roses LE Small Batch 125th Anniversary (2013)Four RosesBourbon136.196
Four Roses LE Small Batch (2014)Four RosesBourbon103.292
Four Roses LE Small Batch (2016)Four RosesBourbon111.293
Four Roses Limited Edition Single Barrel (2014), OESFFour RosesBourbon11395
Four Roses Single BarrelFour RosesBourbon10088
Four Roses Single Barrel Private Selection Barrel Strength OBSV (Whiskey Women/Liquor Barn)Four RosesBourbon110.489
Four Roses Single Barrel Private Selection Barrel Strength OESF (Liquor Barn)Four RosesBourbon110.494
Four Roses Single Barrel Private Selection OESQ (Liquor Barn)Four RosesBourbon11889
Four Roses Small BatchFour RosesBourbon9087
Garrison Brothers Bourbon (Fall 2013 Vintage)Garrison BrothersBourbon9483
George Dickel 17 Year Tennessee WhiskeyGeorge DickelTennessee Whiskey8777
George Remus BourbonMGPBourbon8888
George T. Stagg, 2009 BottlingBuffalo TraceBourbon141.495
Hancock's President's ReserveBuffalo TraceBourbon88.987
Hartfield & Co. -The Gentleman WhiskeyHartfield & Co.Whiskey100NR
Heaven Hill 6 Year Bottled in Bond (comparison)Heaven HillBourbon10086
Heaven Hill Select Stock 2016 (126.4°)Heaven HillBourbon126.491
Henry McKenna Single Barrel Private Selection (Liquor Barn)Heaven HillBourbon10088
I.W. Harper 15 year BourbonDiageoBourbon8691
I.W. Harper Kentucky Straight Bourbon (4 years)DiageoBourbon8284
Jack Daniel's Single Barrel Barrel ProofBrown-FormanTennessee Whiskey132.390
James E. Pepper 1776 Barrel Proof RyeJames E. Pepper (MGP)Rye114.687
Jefferson's Chef's CollaborationJeffersonBourye9084
Jefferson's Ocean Voyage 3JeffersonBourbon9089
Jefferson's Presidential Select 25 YearJeffersonBourbon90.484
Jim Beam Double OakJim BeamBourbon8688
Jim Beam Harvest Collection Soft Red WheatJim BeamBourbon9084
J.W. Dant Bottled-in-BondHeaven HillBourbon10079
Kentucky Tavern Bottled-in-BondBartonBourbon10085
Kentucky VintageKBD/WillettBourbon9078
Knob CreekJim BeamBourbon10086
Knob Creek 2001Jim BeamBourbon10091
Knob Creek Single Barrel ReserveJim BeamBourbon12090
Lagavulin 8 Year ScotchLagavulinScotch9688.5
Lagavulin 12 Year ScotchLagavulinScotch115.487.5
Lagavulin 16 Year ScotchLagavulinScotch8691.5
Lagavulin Distillers Edition (2015)LagavulinScotch8692
LarcenyHeaven HillBourbon9286
Lost ProphetDiageo/GTS-Buffalo TraceBourbon90.590
Maker's 46Maker's MarkBourbon9487
Maker's MarkMaker's MarkBourbon9086
Maker's Mark Cask StrengthMaker's MarkBourbon113.290
Maker's Mark Private Select Liquor Barn #1Maker's MarkBourbon110.193
Maker's Mark Private Select Liquor Barn #2Maker's MarkBourbon11092
Masterson's Rye Whiskey35 MapleRye9082
McAffee's Benchmark Old. No. 8Buffalo TraceBourbon8075
Michter's Small Batch US*1Michter'sBourbon91.487
Michter’s Toasted Barrel Bourbon (2016)Michter'sBourbon91.486
Minor Case Rye Whiskey (2017)Limestone BranchRye9087
Noah's MillKBD/WillettBourbon114.489
O.K.I. 10 Year Sherry/Brandy Finished BourbonNew RiffBourbon10893
Old Bardstown Bottled-in-BondWillettBourbon10079
Old CrowJim BeamBourbon8072
Old EzraLuxcoBourbon10187
Old Fitzgerald Bottled in BondHeaven HillBourbon10083
Old Forester 1870 Original BatchBrown-FormanBourbon9092
Old Forester 1897 Bottled-in-BondBrown-FormanBourbon10090
Old Forester 1920 Prohibition Style BourbonBrown-FormanBourbon11591
Old Forester 86Brown-FormanBourbon8682
Old Forester Birthday Bourbon 2014Brown-FormanBourbon9790
Old Forester Birthday Bourbon 2016Brown-FormanBourbon9790
Old Forester Birthday Bourbon 2017Brown-FormanBourbon9692
Old Forester SignatureBrown-FormanBourbon10088
Old Forester Single Barrel- The Bourbon Society selectionBrown-FormanBourbon9087
Old Grand Dad BiB 100 (#BBBR)Jim BeamBourbon10076
Old Grand-Dad 114Jim BeamBourbon11486
Old TaylorBuffalo TraceBourbon8069
Old TubJim BeamBourbon10084
Old Weller Antique (Liquor Barn)Buffalo TraceBourbon10785
Parker's Heritage 7th edition, Promise of Hope (2013)Heaven HillBourbon9693
Parker's Heritage Collection 8th Edition Wheat Whiskey (2014)Heaven HillWheat Whiskey127.495
Parker's Heritage Collection 9th Edition Malt Whiskey (2015)Heaven HillMalt Whiskey10888
Parker's Heritage Collection 11th Edition (2017)Heaven HillBourbon12292
Pikesville Rye WhiskeyHeaven HillRye11092
Port Charlotte Islay Barley Heavily PeatedBruichladdich DistilleryScotch10085
Port Charlotte Scottish Barley Heavily PeatedBruichladdich DistilleryScotch10085
Rabbit Hole BourbonRabbit Hole DistillingBourbon9585
Rabbit Hole RyeRabbit Hole DistillingRye9586
Rebel Yell Single Barrel 10 Year (2016)LuxcoBourbon10090
Rebel Yell Single Barrel 10 Year (2017)LuxcoBourbon10092
Rhetoric 23 YearDiageo/New BernheimBourbon90.687
Rittenhouse Rye Bottled-in-BondHeaven HillRye10091
Rock Hill Farms Single BarrelBuffalo TraceBourbon10090
Rowan's CreekKBD/WillettBourbon100.186
Sazerac Rye ("Baby Saz")Buffalo TraceRye9090
Single Oak Project barrel 77Buffalo TraceBourbon9085
Single Oak Project Barrel 175Buffalo TraceBourbon9090
Smooth Ambler 10 Year Bourbon- Old Line Private BarrelSmooth AmblerBourbon120.689
Smooth Ambler Old Scout 7 Year BourbonSmooth AmblerBourbon9987
Smooth Ambler Old Scout 8 Year BourbonSmooth AmblerBourbon106.886
Smooth Ambler Old Scout 10 Year BourbonSmooth AmblerBourbon9989
Smooth Ambler Old Scout Rye WhiskeySmooth AmblerRye9988
Smooth Ambler Old Scout Single Barrel Cask Strength BourbonSmooth AmblerBourbon119.888
Smooth Ambler Old Scout Single Barrel Cask Strength Rye WhiskeySmooth AmblerRye124.4292
Stagg Jr. (2014)Buffalo TraceBourbon134.894
Tap 357Tap SpiritsFlavored Rye80NR
The Gifted horseDiageoWhiskey11582
The Quiet Man 8 Year Single MaltLuxco/Niche SpiritsIrish Whiskey8086
The Quiet Man Traditional BlendLuxco/Niche SpiritsIrish Whiskey8083
Very Old Barton Bottled in BondBartonBourbon10083
Very Special Old Fitzgerald 12 yearHeaven HillBourbon9088
Virginia Gentleman Small BatchSmith BowmanBourbon9075
W.L. Weller Special Reserve (Liquor Barn)Buffalo TraceBourbon9080
Watershed BourbonWatershed DistilleryBourbon9485
Wathan's Single Barrel Bourbon
Charles Medley
Bourbon9484
Whoop & HollerDiageoTennessee Whiskey8484
Wild Turkey 101Wild TurkeyBourbon10188
Wild Turkey Kentucky Spirit - Bourbon Society SelectionWild TurkeyBourbon10190
Wild Turkey Rare Breed 112.8°Wild TurkeyBourbon112.886
Wild Turkey Russell's Reserve 6 Year RyeWild TurkeyRye9082
Wild Turkey Russell's Reserve Single Barrel Private Selection Bourbon (Westport Whiskey & Wine)Wild TurkeyBourbon11089
Wild Turkey Russell's Reserve Single Barrel Rye - LB Series 1Wild TurkeyRye10491
Willett Family Estate 4 Year RyeKBD/WillettRye11090
Willett Family Estate Single Barrel 8 Year (Liquor Barn)KBD/WillettBourbon119.688
Willett Family Estate Single Barrel 10 Year Bourbon (Westport Whiskey & Wine)KBD/WillettBourbon126.293
Willett Pot Still ReserveKBD/WillettBourbon9487
Willett XCF Version 1.0KBD/WillettRye103.484
William Larue Weller (2013)Buffalo TraceBourbon11094
Winchester Extra Smooth BourbonTerrePUREBourbon9055
Woodford Reserve Double Double OakedWoodford ReserveBourbon90.489
Woodford Reserve Sweet Mash ReduxWoodford ReserveBourbon90.478
Yellowstone Limited Edition (2016)Limestone BranchBourbon10189
Yellowstone Select (2016)Limestone BranchBourbon9389

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