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Better late than never. I've been gleaning the site for a while now trying to come up with this months BOTM. I finally decided to go with Pikesville Rye after seeing it mentioned a few times recently. Although I've tried, for whatever reason, I just can't seem to get into ryes much. Over the years I've […]
In the Netflix television western series 'Godless,' cowboys and officers of the law step up to the bar and order a 'bonded.' The series is set in the 1880s, and because the Bottled in Bond act wasn't passed until 1897, I'm not sure that the dialogue is accurate. Director/screenwriter Scott Frank talks about his team's […]
Can anyone tell me the location of the old Schenley Fairfield Ky distillery or if there is anything left to see? I know at one point it was moved to Bardstown off Bloomfield Rd by the rail road tracks but was still called the Fairfield Distillery.
Good Day Ladies and Gentlemen! I have a bit of a mystery here. I found this bottle of bourbon in the back of a cabinet in my basement. I cannot find any information on it at all aside from the tax stamp that indicates that it was bottled in the […]
I've just started to try bourbon again. I did not care for it in my youth. But after years of developing a preference for scotch, and finding my preferences changing and evolving for certain types of scotch in particular, I recently discovered that I find bourbon much more enjoyable than in the pst. I was […]
Hey All, I live in MO, 1843 is plentiful here and reasonably inexpensive. I have heard that it is hard to find in other areas of the US. Can anyone attest to this?
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Anyone cracked one of these? Apparently they did private barrels for 25 stores around the country. Trying to decide whether or not to snag one...normally not a Wathen's fan but I'm curious about this release.
Hi all - here's an update of an old 2014 thread in the "Bourbon & Food" Forum: https://munchies.vice.com/en_us/article/59ynxb/pappy-van-winkle-jell-o-shots-may-have-gotten-this-bar-blacklisted Moral of the story - don't mess with my "Pappy", eh?
$200 list price. Wonder if it will be like the 17 and 18 year old Jefferson's of old. https://www.bourbonbanter.com/drink/drink-reviews/bourbon-reviews/jeffersons-presidential-select-16-year-old-review/#.WhF7sORe59A
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