Annual maintenance I should think, hard to give one part of the distillery a good going over while the rest of it is running.
Hottest week of the year made for a steamy tour.
The number of experimental barrels in the rickhouse we visited was staggering. Each barrel was stickered with a bar code no matter the age.
Ohh to have access to that database.
Guess there won't be any 'accidental' barrels lying loose around there.
I remember Freddie pointing out some "peated" barrels when we were there.
[Liberty Valance lays shot in the street]
(Dr) "Quick whiskey!"
[ Dr drinks from whiskey bottle, kicks over Liberty Valance]
(Dr) "He's Dead"
so who was this "JW" guy...does he have a middle initial, maybe one not capitalized?
nice pics of the barrel selection. looks like fun.
"A man can take a little bourbon without getting drunk, but if you hold his mouth open and pour in a quart, he's going to get sick on it."