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    Russell Reserve

    If my memory serves me correct I read somewere were Russell Reserve at one time was bottled at 101 proof. When did they change to the current 90 proof?

    Derrick

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    Re: Russell Reserve

    It has been a few years ago now......I want to say 2004-05 but I may be wrong and someone here will correct me if so. I got a nice surprise a few days ago when I moved some stuff around in my storage room and found 2 bottles of the RR101 I must have stashed away some time back.....early holiday gifts from a day gone by.

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    Re: Russell Reserve

    I believe the Russell's Reserve went to 90 proof in late 2006 early 2007 with the Reserve Rye being released this year!

    Tony
    "So long as the presence of death lurks with anyone who goes through the simple act of swallowing, I will make mine whiskey"

 

 

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