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Woodford Reserve

I am not a big Bourbon fan but this was the best one I have tried to date.

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I recall you putting a picture of Eagle Rare up a while ago.  How do you compare these two? 

It's been a while since I tried the Eagle Rare (I stuffed it into a corner of my wine cellar).  I'll do what I can from memory though.  The woodford is a softer whiskey with a more subtle attack.  where I wouldn't drink the Eagle Rare and enjoy it, I can drink the Woodford.  I recall the Eagle having a big cherry kind of overlay that I also found in the Maker's Mark.  If you like Maker's you will likely enjoy the Eagle, however if you found the maker's a little to much I would then suggest the woodford.  with all that said I do not have to much experience with bourbon's so take what I say with a grain of salt (or an ice cude, whichever you prefer).

The Eagle Rare is a single barrel and stronger in alcohol.  I have had them all including Makers Mark.  I prefer the Eagle Rare, then Makers Mark, then Woodford, but I prefer very heavy flavors.  I have never had them in the same tasting and that can be misleading too.