Weller Single Barrel Bourbon Is the Season’s Next Great Bottle (If You Can Find It)
The newest addition to the Weller Kentucky straight bourbon family is as delicious as it is in demand. The new Single Barrel whiskey is hitting shelves in June as a promised annual release whiskey—meaning that, barring interruption, we’ll only be seeing this once a year. And coming out just once a year is going to make finding this whiskey even harder than it already would have been.
While the attention on Weller as a coveted whiskey (its comparisons to Pappy helped with that) has made this bourbon difficult to find in recent years, it has also made owner Buffalo Trace Distillery give the brand some attention, which has led to three new whiskey releases in the last few years.
Courtesy imageWhile the first two—a barrel proof variation and a crowd-sourced small batch—were welcome additions, a designated “single barrel” has always been the missing piece of the puzzle. But single barrels within the Weller portfolio have, for the most par.... Continue Reading at Men's Journal Adventure