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My Adventures at Tales of the Cocktail 2015

Every big name in the spirits and cocktail industry comes down to the city I call home (okay, so I live 15 minutes away) to partake in a week-long event known as Tales of the Cocktail, a spirits & cocktail convention held yearly at the Hotel Monteleone in New Orleans.   1,257 more words


The 10 Best Affordable Whiskeys Under $35

Older doesn’t always mean better for whiskey, and neither does more expensive. Phenomenal whiskey deals can be found for those looking to spend wisely by shopping the opposite side of the “Pappy” spectrum. 26 more words

Four Roses

4 Words 4th of July

As I mentioned in my last post, Derek and I hit the road for the 4th of July and spent a few days with my family. 87 more words

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Bulleit 10 y/o

Distiller: Four Roses, Lawrenceburg, Kentucky, USA (For now. Brand owned by Diageo)

Style: High rye bourbon.

Age: 10 y/o

Proof: 91.2 (45.6% ABV)

Michigan State Minimum: $47… 111 more words


Random "Flavored" Whiskies

While many of us are bemoaning the encroachment of NAS single malt whisky in our scotch cabinets, kitschy bottles of flavored whiskies are popping up everywhere.  849 more words

Another day, another bourbon: 5 days on the Kentucky Bourbon Trail

The building is red brick with white columns — an ode to Monticello, Thomas Jefferson’s home near Charlottesville, Virginia.

Inside this gorgeous structure, on the grounds of the historic Stitzel-Weller distillery in Louisville, is the office of Tom Bulleit, founder of… 2,652 more words