twitterfacebookgooglepinterestgithubrssmail

Liquor Reviews

Below is a listing of liquor reviews by spirit on Cocktail Enthusiast. When appraising spirits for review, all products are evaluated for aroma, taste, body and finish; when applicable, spirits may be mixed into cocktails for further evaluation.

See below for alcohol reviews by category.

BOURBON, RYE & AMERICAN WHISKEY REVIEWS

Angel’s Envy Bourbon

Angel’s Envy Cask Strength Bourbon

Angel’s Envy Rye

Balcones Texas Single Malt Whisky

Big House Straight Bourbon Whiskey

Blanton’s Single Barrel Bourbon

Booker’s Bourbon

Booker’s Rye

Bulleit Bourbon

Bulleit 10 Year Old Bourbon

Bulleit Rye Whiskey

Breckenridge Bourbon Whiskey

Charbay R5 Hop-Flavored Whiskey

Clyde May’s Alabama Whiskey

Clyde May’s Special Reserve Whiskey

Dad’s Hat Rye Whiskey

Defiance High-Rye Bourbon Whiskey

Defiant American Single Malt Whisky

Eagle Rare Single Barrel Bourbon

Featherbone Bourbon Whiskey

Firestone & Robertson TX Blended Whiskey

Four Roses Single Barrel Bourbon

Garrison Brothers Texas Straight Bourbon

George Dickel Barrel Select Whisky

George Dickel No. 1 White Corn Whisky

George Dickel Rye Whisky

High Liquors Whiskey

Highspire Rye Whiskey

Hillrock Estate Bourbon

Hudson Baby Bourbon

I.W. Harper 15 Year Old Bourbon

Jack Daniel’s Rested Tennessee Rye

Jack Daniel’s Single Barrel Rye

Jack Daniel’s Single Barrel

Jack Daniel’s Unaged Rye Whiskey

Jefferson’s Bourbon

Jefferson’s Reserve Groth Cask Finish Bourbon

Jefferson’s Straight Rye Whiskey

Jim Beam Devil’s Cut Bourbon

Jim Beam Double Oak

Jim Beam Kentucky Fire

Jim Beam Red Stag Black Cherry Bourbon

Knob Creek 2001 Limited Edition Bourbon

Knob Creek Rye Whiskey

Knob Creek Single Barrel Bourbon

Knob Creek Smoked Maple Bourbon

Maker’s 46 Bourbon

McCarthy’s Oregon Single Malt Whiskey

McKenzie Bourbon

McKenzie Rye Whiskey

Old Forester 1897 Bottled in Bond Bourbon

Old Forester Birthday Bourbon

Old Potrero Straight Rye Whiskey

Orphan Barrel The Gifted Horse Whiskey

Pow-Wow Botanical Rye Whiskey

Russell’s Reserve Bourbon

St. George Single Malt Whiskey

Swift Single Malt Texas Whiskey

Templeton Rye Whiskey

Tincup American Whiskey

Treaty Oak Red-Handed Bourbon

Twelve Five Rye

Westland American Single Malt Whiskey

Whipper Snapper Oregon Whiskey

Wild Turkey 81 Bourbon

Wild Turkey 81 Rye Whiskey

Wild Turkey Rare Breed Bourbon

Wild Turkey Spiced

William Wolf Coffee Whiskey

Woodford Reserve Double Oaked Bourbon

Woodford Reserve Four Wood Bourbon

Woodford Reserve Maple Wood Finish Bourbon

Woodford Reserve Rye

Woodinville Headlong White Dog Whiskey

Woody Creek Colorado Rye

XXX Shine Whiskey

Yellow Rose Outlaw Bourbon

Yellow Rose Rye

SCOTCH WHISKY REVIEWS

anCnoc 12 Year Scotch Whisky

anCnoc Blas Scotch Whisky

anCnoc Rutter Scotch Whisky

Ardbeg Dark Cove

Auchentoshan 12 Year Scotch

Auchentoshan American Oak

Auchentoshan Three Wood Scotch

Balblair 2000 Scotch Whisky

Black Grouse Scotch

Bowmore 12 Year Old Scotch

Bowmore Legend Scotch Whisky

Bowmore Small Batch Scotch Whisky

Bunnahabhain Toiteach Scotch Whisky

Fat Trout Blended Scotch Whisky

Glen Garioch 12 Year Old Scotch

Glenfiddich Malt Master’s Edition

Glenmorangie Artein

Glenmorangie Signet Single Malt Scotch Review

Highland Park 18 Year Old Scotch

Isle of Jura 16 Year Old Scotch

Isle of Jura Prophecy Single Malt Scotch

Johnnie Walker Double Black Scotch

Laphroaig 10 Year Old Scotch

Laphroaig Cairdeas Amontillado 2014 Edition

Laphroaig Lore

Laphroaig Select

Laphroaig Triple Wood Scotch

Mackinlay’s Rare Old Highland Malt Whisky

Monkey Shoulder Scotch

Pig’s Nose Blended Scotch Whisky

Sheep Dip Scotch Whisky

SIA Scotch Whisky

Speyburn 10 year Old Scotch

Springbank 10 Year Old Scotch

Syndicate 58/6 Blended Scotch Whisky

Talisker Storm

The Balvenie 15 Year Old Single Barrel Sherry Cask

The Balvenie Madeira Cask

The Dalmore Scotch lineup

The Dalmore 18-Year-Old Scotch

The Glenrothes 1998 Vintage Scotch

The Glenrothes Select Reserve Scotch

The Macallan 18 Year Old Sherry Oak Scotch

The Macallan Edition No. 1

The Macallan Rare Cask

Usquaebach 15 Year Old Blended Malt Scotch Whisky

CANADIAN WHISKY REVIEWS

Alberta Dark Batch Rye Whisky

Caribou Crossing Single Barrel Whisky

Canadian Club 100 Proof

Canadian Club 100% Rye

Canadian Club Classic 12 Year Whiskey

Canadian Club Reserve

Canadian Club Sherry Cask

Crown Royal Cask No. 16

Crown Royal XO Canadian Whisky

Crown Royal XR

Pendleton Canadian Whisky

Pike Creek Canadian Whisky

WhistlePig 15 Year Rye Whiskey

WhistlePig 2014 Boss Hog: The Spirit of Mortimer

WhistlePig Old World Rye

WhistlePig Straight Rye Whiskey

IRISH WHISKEY REVIEWS

Clontarf 1014 Irish Whiskey

Concannon Irish Whiskey

Jameson Black Barrel Irish Whiskey

Kellan Irish Whiskey

Kilbeggan Irish Whiskey

Knappogue Castle Twin Wood 14 Year Irish Whiskey

Midleton Barry Crockett Legacy Irish Whiskey

Teeling Single Malt Irish Whiskey

Teeling Small Batch Irish Whiskey

The Pogues Irish Whiskey

Yellow Spot Irish Whiskey

OTHER WHISKEY REVIEWS

Brenne French Single Malt Whisky

Hakushu 12 Year Old Japanese Whisky

Hibiki 12 Year Old Japanese Whisky

Hibiki 17 Year Old Japanese Whisky

Hibiki 21 Year Old Japanese Whisky

Nikka Coffey Malt Whisky

Nikka Taketsuru 12 Year Old Pure Malt Japanese Whisky

Yamazaki 18 Year Japanese Whisky

TEQUILA REVIEWS

1921 Reposado Tequila

901 Reposado Tequila

Aeroplano Tequila

ArteNOM Seleccion de 1580 Blanco Tequila

Avion Anejo Tequila

Avion Silver Tequila

Blue Nectar Silver Tequila

Camarena Tequila

Casa Dragones Blanco Tequila

Chinaco Blanco Tequila

Cruz Silver Tequila

Don Julio 1942 Tequila

Don Julio 70 Anejo Claro

Dulce Vida Lone Star Edition Tequila

El Tesoro Anejo Tequila

Espolon Blanco Tequila

Espolon Reposado Tequila

Excellia Blanco Tequila

Excellia Reposado Tequila

Ixa Organic Tequila

KAH Blanco Tequila

Maestro Dobel Diamond Tequila

Milagro Anejo Tequila

Milagro Unico Tequila

Olmeca Altos Reposado Tequila

Partida Reposado Tequila

Peligroso Reposado Tequila

Piedra Azul Blanco Tequila

Real Gusto Blanco Tequila

Republic Anejo Tequila

Revolucion Tequila

Roca Patron Silver Tequila

Santera Anejo Tequila

Santera Blanco Tequila

Senor Rio Tequila

Tequila Ocho Plata

Tres Generaciones Plata Tequila

Z Tequila

RUM, RHUM & CACHAÇA REVIEWS

Avua Cachaca

Bacardi Facundo Neo

Bacardi Facundo Eximo Rum

Blackbeard Spiced Rum

Botran Rum

Brugal Anejo Rum

Caliche Rum

CanaRio Cachaca

Captain Morgan 1671 Commemorative Blend Spiced Rum

Captain Morgan Black Spiced Rum

Captain Morgan White Rum

Crusoe Organic Spiced Rum

Damoiseau Virgin Cane Rum

Denizen Rum

Don Q Grand Añejo Rum

Dos Maderas PX Rum

English Harbour 5 Year Old Rum

Flor de Cana Grand Reserve Rum

Grander Rum

Koloa Dark Hawaiian Rum

The Lash Spiced Rum

Malibu Red

Mandalay Rum Special 12 Year

Mount Gay Eclipse Black 100-Proof Rum

Mount Gay Extra Old Rum

Old Monk Rum

Oronoco Rum

Papa’s Pilar Blonde Rum

Parce 8 Year Old Rum

Parce 12 Year Old Rum

Penny Blue XO Rum

Phraya Rum

Plantation 20th Anniversary Extra Old Rum

Plantation 3 Stars White Rum

Plantation Grande Reserve Rum

Plantation Original Dark Rum

Privateer Silver Reserve Rum

Rhum Barbancourt 3 Star Rum

Rhum Clement Canne Bleue

Rhum Clement Premiere Canne

Rhum Clement Select Barrel

Ron Abuelo 7 Anos Rum

Ron Abuelo Anejo Rum

Ron de Jeremy Rum

Ron Diplomatico Blanco Reserve

Ron Mulata 15 Year Old Rum

Sagatiba Pura Cachaca

Selvarey White and Cacao Rum

Shellback Rum

South Sea Rum

Tanduay Asian Rum

The Real McCoy Rum

Wicked Dolphin Rums

Zaya Gran Reserva Rum

GIN REVIEWS

Beefeater 24

Bluecoat Gin

Bombay Sapphire East

Brockmans Gin

Broker’s Gin

Bulldog Gin

Caorunn Gin

Citadelle Gin

Citadelle Gin Reserve Solera 2013

Death’s Door Gin

Distillery No. 209 Gin

Genius Gin

Greenhook Ginsmiths American Dry Gin

Knockeen Hills Elderflower Gin

Knockeen Hills Heather Gin

Leopold Bros. Navy Strength American Gin

Makar Glasgow Gin Review

Martin Miller’s Westbourne Strength Gin

New Amsterdam Gin

Nolet’s Silver Dry Gin

Roxor Artisan Gin

Spring44 Gin

St. Augustine New World Gin

Tamworth Distilling Flora Gin

The London No 1 Gin

Top of the Hill Piedmont Gin

Ungava Canadian Gin

Woody Creek Colorado Gin

VODKA REVIEWS

BĒT Vodka

Bak’s Bison Grass Vodka

Blue Ice American Vodka

Cinco Vodka

Death’s Door Vodka

Goral Vodka

Hudson Valley Vodka

Husky Vodka

I Spirit Italian Vodka

Ivanabitch Tobacco-Flavored Vodka

Karlsson’s Gold Vodka

Ocean Vodka

Private Club Vodka

Purity Vodka

Russian Standard Vodka

Top of the Hill Vodka

TRU Organic Straight Vodka

VDKA 6100

Vikingfjord Vodka

Vision Vodka

Willa Vodka

Woody Creek Potato Vodka

ZU Bison Grass Flavored Vodka

BRANDY & COGNAC REVIEWS

Boulard Calvados Pays d’Auge VSOP

Camus XO Elegance Cognac

Camus Borderies XO Cognac

Germain-Robin Brandy

Giorgio G XO Cognac

Lepanto Gran Reserva Brandy

Remy Martin 1738 Accord Royal Cognac

MEZCAL REVIEWS

Amarás Mezcal

Gem & Bolt

Ilegal Reposado Mezcal

Montelobos Mezcal

Sombra Mezcal

Tres Papalote

Zignum Reposado Mezcal

PISCO REVIEWS

Gran Sierpe Pisco

La Caravedo Pisco

Pisco Porton

ABSINTHE REVIEWS

Pernod Absinthe

Vieux Carré Absinthe

LIQUEUR REVIEWS

Amaro Lucano

Amarula Cream

Berentzen Apple Liqueur

Berentzen Bushel & Barrel

Bushmills Irish Honey

Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Honey

Kahlúa Cinnamon Spice

Kahlua Iced Coffees

Son Tinh Vietnamese Liqueurs

VERMOUTH REVIEWS

Ransom Dry Vermouth

AKVAVIT / AQUAVIT REVIEWS

Linie Aquavit

POTEEN REVIEWS

Knockeen Hills Irish Poteen

 

Disclaimer Regarding Liquor Review Samples
Occasionally spirits companies provide Cocktail Enthusiast with product samples for review purposes. The provision of samples does not constitute a paid endorsement—or a guaranteed review—and all products are evaluated objectively for the purpose of education. When in doubt, readers should assume that any product reviewed on Cocktail Enthusiast was provided free-of-charge.