Japanese whisky is hard to get these days. This bottle from Asaka Distillery is also fairly limited in availability, but worth checking out. Read my latest Taste Test for Robb Report here.
Author: Jonah Flicker
The 10 Best New Spirits of the Year, From Don Julio Ultima Reserva to Bob Dylan’s Whiskey
I was very happy to contribute my picks to Robb Report’s Best of the Best in the spirits category this year. Read the list here.
Taste Test: Keeper’s Heart Irish Whiskey and Bourbon Blend Is Solid—but Not Stellar
New from Minnesota, a blend of bourbon and Irish whiskey. Read my latest Taste Test column to find out how it stands up.
Legendary Car Designer Ian Callum Gets Into the Whiskey Game With a New Single Malt Scotch
Ian Callum worked with scotch distillery Annandale on this new release. Read my story for Robb Report here.
Taste Test: Playboy’s New Rare Hare Bourbon Is a Delicious Collector’s Item for Diehard Fans
This new bourbon comes from Rare Hare Spirits, Playboy’s spirits label. It’s aged for 17 years and finished in XXO cognac casks. How does it taste? Read my new Taste Test column for Robb Report here.
Taste Test: Jim Beam’s New Hardin’s Creek Line of Whiskeys Is a Study in Contrasts
Hardin’s Creek is a new whiskey brand from Jim Beam. Read my review for Robb Report here.
The 12 Best Single Malt Scotch Brands to Drink Right Now
I made some updates to my single malt roundup for Esquire, you can read what’s new here.
Taste Test: Castle & Key’s First Bourbon Is Good, but Not Quite Ready for Prime Time
The first bourbon release from Castle & Key in Kentucky is decent, but I’d like to see how it tastes in a few years. Read my latest Taste Test for Robb Report here.
Taste Test: The Macallan’s Solid But Not Spectacular NYC-Inspired Whisky Doesn’t Live Up to Its Market Hype
This new LE bottle from The Macallan is a stretch at its regular SRP of $4,300, but $20,000? Read my new Taste Test column for Robb Report here.
Kevin Hart Wants His Gran Coramino Tequila to Be “Your Celebration”
I spoke to Kevin Hart about his new tequila brand, Gran Coramino, for Esquire – read my interview and story here.