New director of the Kentucky Bourbon Festival

New director of the Kentucky Bourbon Festival

Before there were hundreds of bourbon-centric events throughout the year in Louisville and throughout Kentucky, there was the Kentucky Bourbon Festival. And after 27 years, the five-day event always held during National Bourbon Heritage Month continues to attract more...
Buffalo Distilling celebrates expansion

Buffalo Distilling celebrates expansion

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) – The Kentucky Derby is just days away and the Buffalo Distilling Company is getting ready to open its doors on Seneca Street for a big Derby Day celebration. “Buffalonians like to party and we look for any reason to,” said Roy...
The Best Underrated Bourbons You Need to Seek Out

The Best Underrated Bourbons You Need to Seek Out

The bourbon aisle can seem a bit daunting. The sought-after bottles come and go before you even get an inkling they were there. The big brands are constantly expanding their portfolio with new expressions and packaging while virgin labels (some good, some…not so much)...
Whisky Expert? Not Really

Whisky Expert? Not Really

The whisky world, as many of us know, is a wonderful place. All around the globe producers are creating delicious expressions, bartenders are educating drinkers, and the whisky market is booming. Most of the people you’ll encounter along the way are friendly, helpful,...
Bottled-in-Bond Spirits are now Everywhere

Bottled-in-Bond Spirits are now Everywhere

As American whiskey sales continue to grow year-over-year, due in part to what industry analysts call the “craft movement,” bottled-in-bond spirits have come back in a big way. Jack Daniel’s released a 100-proof bottled-in-bond expression in August 2018. Heaven Hill...