Glenmorangie: A Tale of Cake

JAWS Rating:  8.4/10

Costs: $100-115

 

Nose: lemon meringues, orange zest, pineapple

Palate: almond cake, lavender latte, orange creamsicle, pumpkin spice

Finish: med, vanilla spice, lemon bars, orange upsidedown cake

Brenne French Whisky

JAWS Rating:  7.6/10

Costs: $40-50

 

Nose: vanilla, jackfruit, bananas, fuji apples 

Palate: honey, banana chips, butterscotch, blueberries

Finish: med, banana laffy taffy, light oak, vanilla

 

Redbreast Lustau

JAWS Rating:  8/10

Costs: $55-65

 

Nose: butterscotch, citrus zest, almonds 

Palate: cereal milk after eating Cinnamon Toast Crunch, honeyed walnuts

Finish: long, cinnamon sugar, apple pie

 

Glendronach 12

 

JAWS Rating:  8.3/10

Costs: $40-50

 

Nose: oak, caramel, cinnamon, raisins

Palate: dried berries, burnt caramel, fruit cake

Finish: long, toffee, strawberry jam, nutmeg

 

Angels Envy Rye

JAWS Rating:  5.6/10

Costs: $60-70

 

Nose: gingerbread, rye bread, cinnamon, fruitcake

Palate: cinnamon raisin, bundt/pound/fruitcake, vanilla frosting, cotton candy

Finish: long, gingerbread latte from Starbucks, toffee, brown sugar

 

Bruichladdie The Classic Laddie

JAWS Rating:  8.1/10

Costs: $40-55

 

Nose: vanilla lavender, nectarines, lemon meringue

Palate: orange creamsicle, butterscotch, honey

Finish: long, floral, cinnamon, apple juice

 

Jack Daniels Single Barrel

JAWS Rating:  8.3/10

Costs: $40-50

 

Nose: Caramel, oak, bananas, corn bread

Palate: burnt caramel, oak, caramelized bananas, corn, cinnamon spice

Finish: long, peppery spice, cinnamon, banana chips