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Macallan Single malt scotch oak barrel aged

Enjoying The Mcallan Scotch Experience

Macallan Scotch is a superior single malt variety of scotch whiskey. There are a variety of expressions within this brand and each has its own...
Woodford Reserve Masters Collection Oak Aged Bourbon Whiskey

Woodford Reserve Distillery Kentucky Straight Whiskey

While Woodford Reserve is among the oldest distilleries in Kentucky, it is still a fairly new brand of bourbon. Nonetheless, during the thirteen years since...
jack daniels black label review

Jack Daniels Aged To Perfection With A Hint Of Rum

Okay I know what your thinking.  "Jack Daniels and Rum?  Are you kidding me?"  It was really more of an accident that turned out well...
Whiskey Oak Barrels

Make Your Own Great Tasting Product In Oak Barrels For Whiskey

A lot of people have strange or unique hobbies and interests and mine is involved with oak barrels for whiskey. There are numerous oak barrels...
Oak barrels used to store wine

Traits Of American White Oak Barrels

Romans were one of the first people to transport wine in wooden barrels. Oak wood was usually used for this purpose as it not only...

The Exclusive And Unique Wedding Gift

Looking for the perfect unique wedding gift?  Choose the Red Head Oak Barrel Wedding Liquor Flavoring Kit 10 Liter barrel. A wedding gift should always...
Oak Barrels made from 340 year old tree

Ancient French Oak Use To Make Wine Barrels

In 2005 Tonnellerie Sylvain , a wine barrel manufacturer from Bordeaux, paid an all-time high of 37,790 euros at auction for an ancient tree being...
Oak barrels used to store wine

Why Are Oak Barrels Still Being Used By Us?

Oak barrels have long been in use for storing wine as these were the only containers that were deemed practical for storing liquids. Hence, this...
Rum barrels

The Difference Between Single Barrel and Blended Whiskey

Most consumers and bartenders think that single-malt Scotch is not considered a type of blended whisky. However, single malt scotch is actually a very specific...
How Oak Barrels Are Made by Coopers

Barrels Made From Oak

Pictures of quality and tradition are brought to mind when people think of oak barrels. They were used throughout history to store and transport wine,...
Various Styles Of American Whiskey

Enjoy The Various Styles Of American Whiskey

Bourbon is considered to be the the most well known of all types of American whiskey in the United States. Bourbon is incredibly popular, so...
angels share

The Phenomenon Known As The Angels Share

As the spirit ages in the barrel, evaporation results from the porosity of the wood. The normal barrels used in distilleries hold about 53 gallons...
Crown Royal Whiskey

Canadian Whiskey Is A Treat Throughout The Year

Canadian whiskey is a lighter type of whiskey in comparison to the whiskeys which are produced in other countries. There are two components to the...
Cabo Wabo Blanco Tequila

A Review Of The Cabo Wabo Blanco Tequila

Tequila connoisseurs always have a favorite, or a brand they can name right off the top of their heads.  Rock fans from the 80s and...
Different Recipes Of Barrel Aged Cocktails

Different Recipes Of Barrel Aged Cocktails

Using the barrel is very important in making cocktails. This allows you to get some of the wood characteristics such as caramel, vanillin, and oak...
Guide To The Art Of Whiskey Tasting

A Guide To The Art Of Whiskey Tasting

People who enjoy drinking whiskey just for fun are usually not interested in learning the art of whiskey tasting. They usually drink it without giving...