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The Untold Story of Jack Daniel's Beer

THE UNTOLD STORY OF JACK DANIEL'S BEER

As beer blogger Jay Brooks of the Brookstone Beer Bulletin once wrote , it's amazing how often people ignore history. Here's a tidbit...

Uncle Nearest - The Best Whiskey Maker the World Never Knew

UNCLE NEAREST - THE BEST WHISKEY MAKER THE WORLD NEVER KNEW

Nathan “Nearest” Green was born and raised in Lynchburg, Tennessee and known to those closest to him as Uncle Nearest. He was the very...

 
 
 
First Look At The Walking Dead Vet Lauren Cohan's New ABC Series Is Action-Packed And Entertaining

FIRST LOOK AT THE WALKING DEAD VET LAUREN COHAN'S NEW ABC SERIES IS ACTION-PACKED AND ENTERTAINING

Lauren Cohan is coming to network TV as leading lady of ABC drama Whiskey Cavalier , and the first trailer is action-packed. Check...

Hernö Knows Ginspiration

HERNÖ KNOWS GINSPIRATION

Hernö Gin was born in Sweden. They produce award winning organic gin with all natural botanicals that make their gin unique and beautifully...

 
 
 
Hot Dickel? George Dickel Whisky Debuts Tabasco Barrel Finish

HOT DICKEL? GEORGE DICKEL WHISKY DEBUTS TABASCO BARREL FINISH

In the latest WTF is happening in the spirits industry?, George Dickel Tennessee Whisky has debuted George Dickel Tabasco Brand Barrel...

From Drunk Monks to Boozy Brunch: A Brief History of Drinking in the Morning

FROM DRUNK MONKS TO BOOZY BRUNCH: A BRIEF HISTORY OF DRINKING IN THE MORNING

“It's 5 o'clock somewhere!” lamely jokes the guy in your office who thinks he's being naughty for having a light beer at a 3:30 p.m....

 
 
 
Whiskey Fungus Struggles in Court of Public Opinion

WHISKEY FUNGUS STRUGGLES IN COURT OF PUBLIC OPINION

Fungus on the warehouses at Heaven Hill in Bardstown, Kentucky. Baudoinia compniacensis is a harmless fungus that grows well in the...

Redbird's Black Eyed Susan Cocktail

REDBIRD'S BLACK EYED SUSAN COCKTAIL

Mint juleps are the star of the Kentucky Derby, but did you know there are special drinks for each of the races that make up the Triple...

 
 
 
The Best Types of Wood for Whiskey, Explained

THE BEST TYPES OF WOOD FOR WHISKEY, EXPLAINED

What's on your mind when you sip your favorite Scotch , bourbon , or whiskey? Politics, maybe? Philosophy? A funny Tweet you read on...

Upholding Tradition and Bottled-in-Bond: Old Fitzgerald Series

UPHOLDING TRADITION AND BOTTLED-IN-BOND: OLD FITZGERALD SERIES

Whiskey has been a way of life at Heaven Hill Distillery since they were founded in 1935. They strive to keep the family legacy alive...

 
 
 
Redhead loretta

REDHEAD LORETTA

1 1/2 oz Irish Whiskey 1/2 oz Apricot Liqueur 3/4 oz Palo Cortado Sherry 1 dash Orange Bitters Stir with ice, strain into a Nick &...

Who Makes America's Whiskey?

WHO MAKES AMERICA'S WHISKEY?

Beam-Suntory's Booker Noe Distillery - Boston, KY In 2014's Bourbon, Strange , I wrote, "the industry is very concentrated, with just...

 
 
 
A Good Ghost story in a Great Bottle: Sexton Single Malt Irish Whiskey

A GOOD GHOST STORY IN A GREAT BOTTLE: SEXTON SINGLE MALT IRISH WHISKEY

A sexton - a person who looks after a church and churchyard, sometimes acting as bell-ringer and formerly as a gravedigger. What does...

Rhubarb Rye Julep

RHUBARB RYE JULEP

In this Rhubarb Rye Julep, fresh rhubarb and lemon add a tart twist to the classic Mint Julep recipe . 1 oz. mint extract 1 oz. rye...

 
 
 
Trolling Vodka World

TROLLING VODKA WORLD

I had a little bit of harmless fun today on Facebook by posting the following statement: "'Craft Vodka' is an oxymoron." The crowd...

12 Ultrachic Bar Carts to Elevate Your Space Without Wounding Your Wallet

12 ULTRACHIC BAR CARTS TO ELEVATE YOUR SPACE WITHOUT WOUNDING YOUR WALLET

It doesn't matter where you live - a cozy city apartment , a beachside bungalow, a modest single-family home in the suburbs - part...

 
 
 
Barrel-Aged Gins Are Incredible Once You Figure Out the Right Ways to Use Them

BARREL-AGED GINS ARE INCREDIBLE ONCE YOU FIGURE OUT THE RIGHT WAYS TO USE THEM

If you find the concept of barrel-aged gin a little perplexing, you're not alone. Just what is one supposed to do with this amber-colored...

Bob Dylan Whiskey Announced

BOB DYLAN WHISKEY ANNOUNCED

Bob Dylan is following in the footsteps of great artists like Drake, Willie Nelson, Darius Rucker, and Danny DeVito by entering the...

 
 
 
Can Maturation be Slowed Down for Extra-Old Whiskeys?

CAN MATURATION BE SLOWED DOWN FOR EXTRA-OLD WHISKEYS?

Deep inside Buffalo Trace's perfectly innocuous Warehouse P is an unexpected sight, a huge silver door. What could it be? Let's have...

Celebrate Kentucky's Anniversary Right, With Bourbon

CELEBRATE KENTUCKY'S ANNIVERSARY RIGHT, WITH BOURBON

Kentucky is known for its bourbon. That's why they are celebrating their anniversary the only way they know how, with plenty of special...