Weekly Whiskey - Eagle Rare Bourbon

Eagle Rare, brought to you by Buffalo Trace Distillery, is a 90 proof bourbon priced in the $30 range. It is extremely approachable both in price point and tasting profile. In 2016 alone, it has acquired at least 6 gold medals, with dozens of other awards from national and international spirits competitions. In addition to accolades galore, it also earned 94 points from the Beverage Testing Institute and 92 points in the Los Angeles International Spirits Competition.

Eagle Rare also supports charitable causes, by accepting nominations of people that lead a "Rare Life". Categories include: Courage, Leadership, Survival, Devotion, Character and Heroism. Per the "Lead a Rare Life" site, the winner will select a charity to receive a $50,000 donation: 

"Some nominees are heroic. Some inspirational. Some just make an impact in their corner of the world. But all have one thing in common. They lead rare lives. Read their stories, vote on the ones that inspire you, and share them with friends."