Jack Daniel's Old No. 7, 40%

Price: $27 Issue: Fall 2017 Reviewer: Fred Minnick

Initially, it's earth and fruit. This develops into sawdust, more earth, and bananas. From here, it's green pepper, banana nut bread, and warm corn tortillas over a soft mouthfeel with little complexity. This will work in a pinch and it's great in ginger ale, Coca-Cola, or lighter cocktails, but it's probably best over ice.