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I'm only a day late, but that's better'n par for the course. Yet again another revisit, although it's been a while. HPR was last the BOTM way back in February of 2009 to be exact. It started showing up (again) the last few months at a number of stores in my area. And FWIW, I recently finished a bottle. Soooooo...... […]
http://whiskeydaddle.com/thenovel/ Doing some research into the Peoria area distillery history and ran into this. Apologize if this is already out there, but I did not see anything when I searched. New piece of Distillery History for me. Hope you feel the same.
Vosgar, Gavin0791 and I went on a three day, whirlwind trip to the motherland. This was to participate in a barrel pick at BT, along with giving my nephew Mike, aka Galvin0791 an introduction to the bourbon world. We had a great time. Along with seeing the "new" at BT, we got to experience some of the […]
According to Nelson's Greenbrier Distillery they are release a new Belle Meade CS reserve. Instead of it being single barrels it will be a small batch of 7-11 year old hand picked barrels. Should be released around July 1st. Looking forward to giving this a try.
Seems like theres going to be a new tariff on american liquor/whiskey/bourbon. on EU imorts any info on what's going to happen apart from my allready expensive drink of choice getting a big price hike.
I noticed a slight change in the label. The area around Brent Elliot's signature changed from gold to darker brown color. Then I was about to open and found the clear plastic seal over a cork stopper - that was a surprise. In the past it had always been a plastic screw cap. As far […]
According to news stories, about 11am Friday, June 22, 2018, one of the rickhouses on Barton distillery's property in Bardstown partially collapsed. About 9-10,000 barrels were affected out of the approximately 20,000 stored in the building. According to a story on the Louisville Courier-Journal web site, "Engineers were on site Friday to secure the […]
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While in Dallas over the weekend, I bought a Total Wine Store Pick of Garrison Bros Single Barrel. It was a 2011 version on sale for $89. After tax it pretty much got my $100 bill. But for Daughter, I didn't mind the price. The store label said to expect heavy on the butterscotch & […]