In Defense of Flavored Whiskey: The Best Bottles to Try

November 23, 2015

This is Straight Up, a column by whiskey expert and author Heather Greene. Today, Greene takes a look at the distillers doing flavored whiskey right.

A couple of weeks ago, I posed a simple question on my social media outlets and to a few personal contacts: “Have any of you tried a good flavored craft whiskey that I might not know about?” Here are a few of my favorite responses:

Finding a good craft whiskey is like trying to find the best-looking person in a room full of ugly people. / Are you dreaming????? / I would think of it…