13 Things You Need to Know About Blanton’s

13 Things You Need to Know About Blanton’s

Product provenance is one of the most important things in food and drink right now. Much to its credit, Blanton’s Single Barrel Bourbon arrived on the scene well before we all became obsessed with place sourcing. In fact, Blanton’s effectively put “single barrel” on...
Bottles Of Bourbon This Valentine’s Day

Bottles Of Bourbon This Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is one of the biggest gift-giving holidays of the year. In fact, it comes in third behind Mother’s Day and Christmas/New Year’s. Obviously, chocolate and flowers tend to dominate the conversation about the love-themed holiday, but we suggest ditching...
Rum Finished Whiskeys You Need To Chase Down

Rum Finished Whiskeys You Need To Chase Down

Finishing whisk(e)y in a second barrel is a great way for a distiller or blender to put a unique stamp on their juice. It’s a move that’s becoming more and more prevalent too, with sherry, port, beer, rum, and even coffee casks/ barrels all getting play. Each of these...
This Distillery Brought Bourbon Back to Bourbon County

This Distillery Brought Bourbon Back to Bourbon County

A century since Prohibition, Hartfield & Co. remains the first and only distillery operating in bourbon’s namesake county Andrew Buchanan keeps a special bottle of whiskey in the tasting room at Hartfield & Co., the craft distillery he founded in downtown...
You’re Paying Too Much For Quality Bourbon

You’re Paying Too Much For Quality Bourbon

Whisky Magazine reported a couple of years ago that Kentucky’s bourbon production had skyrocketed 250 percent since 1999. With that kind of popularity comes a certain amount of opportunism, and there’s a chance you’ve been gouged for a shot of...
Blanton’s Won the Whiskey Wars

Blanton’s Won the Whiskey Wars

Scotch might be getting the high prices, but one Blanton’s is making people pony up real money. If it’s dreams you want, look to Scotch, but if you’re looking for something to spend your money on, it’s Bourbon every time – and one Bourbon in...