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I will do my best to keep this updated as I hear news of single barrel releases around H-Town. I’m sure this will almost always be an incomplete list, but hey, it’s better than nothing right?! If you know of a pick that should be on the list please reach out to me. Cheers!


Current PIcks

Total Current Barrel Count: 40+

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  • Rice Fine Wine & Liquor

    • NEW! Maker’s Mark Private Select “Glenmary Ave”

    • Houston Bourbon Society - 1792 Full Proof Jenga. Released December 14.

    • 1792 Full Proof pick. Released November 21st.

    • Knob Creek Rye - Bourbon Hounds of Houston pick

    • Peerless Rye - Bourbon Hounds of Houston pick “Serendipity”

  • Blind Pig Liquor

    • Wild Turkey Russell’s Reserve - Vanilla Barrel. Released December 14. SOLD OUT

    • Wild Turkey Russell’s Reserve - Cherry Pie. Released November 30. SOLD OUT

  • Flak’s Liquor / Liquor Hut:

    • Maker’s Mark Private Select, released February 12.

  • Ryan’s Liquor

    • NEW! Barrell Single Barrel 14 year old Tennessee Bourbon

    • NEW! Knob Creek Bourbon - 13 years

    • NEW! Elijah Craig Bourbon - 10 years

    • Knob Creek Rye. Released November 20th.

    • Copper & Kings Cask Strength Apple Brandy. Released October 31.

    • Smooth Ambler Old Scout 107 - American Whiskey. Released October 12.

  • Whitmeyer’s Distilling

    • Five single barrels of cask strength Texas single malt whiskey, each made with a different yeast SOLD OUT

      • One to Ryan’s Liquor

      • Two to Blind Pig Liquor (one shared with Poison Girl)

      • Two released at the Distillery!

  • Goody Goody - Woodway

    • Buffalo Trace Single Barrel. Unknown release date.

  • NASA Liquor

    • L’Encantada Armagnac. First Armagnac pick for Texas!

    • Plantation Jamaican Rum finished in a Teeling Irish Whiskey Casks

    • Four Roses Single Barrel OESQ 9 years, 4 months. Released November 1.

    • Copper & Kings Cask Strength Orange Curacao. Released October 31.

    • Houston Bourbon Consortium WhistlePigs Released October 18.

      • 12 yr Old World Cask Finished

      • 10 yr “Double Mint” MGPi 120 proof

      • 10 yr “Bubbalicious” 112.5 proof

    • Balcones Single Malt - Four Horsemen Selection. Released October 17.

    • Two barrel proof Whistlepig rye picks

      • “Lil’ Pickle” 112.1 proof MGP 13 years

      • “Nice Marmot” 121.5 proof Alberta Rye 13 years

  • Civic Liquor

    • Four Roses Single Barrel Barrel Strength. OESV 10 y 5 mo 58.4% ABV. Released October 26.

  • Houston Bourbon Society

    • Compass Box Great King St. Glasgow Blend Sherry Finish. Released September 29. Available at Houston Wine Merchant. 306 bottles total.

  • Ly’s Liquor

    • Russell’s Reserve Single Barrel - Bourbon Hounds of Houston #6

    • Wild Turkey Kentucky Spirit - Bourbon Hounds of Houston #0500

    • Peerless Rye - Bourbon Hounds of Houston pick “Serendipity”

  • Total Wine (various locations)

    • Smooth Ambler Old Scout American Whiskey. 107 proof dubbed the “Holcombe” pick by yours truly.

    • Knob Creek Bourbon (as of December 11)

    • Knob Creek Rye (as of December 11)

  • Specs (various locations)

    • Whistlepig 10 Year Rye

    • Maker’s Mark Private Select (1/3/3/3/0 stave selection)

  • Costco - WB Liquor

    • SAOS 107 American Whiskey - Pearland

    • Maker’s Mark Private Select - Pearland, Bunker Hill (0/2/3/4/1 stave selection)


Upcoming Picks

Jenga!

Jenga!

Total Upcoming Barrel Count: 8

  • Houston Bourbon Society:

    • Four Roses Single Barrel - Tobacco Barrel for the Houston Whiskey Social in March

    • Barrell Rye - Two single barrels of Canadian rye whisky

      • One to NASA Liquor, Scheduled release for February 22

    • Barrell Bourbon - Two single barrels of Tennessee bourbon

      • One to Ryan’s Liquor, Scheduled release for February 15

    • Copper & Kings

      • Riding with the King - Muscat Brandy

      • Phoenix Bruery Barrel Brandy

  • Liquor Lot

    • Knob Creek Bourbon - Houston Bourbon Snobs “Honor Among Gentlemen”13 years 11 months old