Michael Veach was inducted into the Kentucky Bourbon Hall of Fame in 2006.  He’s written and contributed to five books and is the foremost authority on bourbon history.  In addition to this he is the former Filson Historical Society Bourbon Historian.  Michael has provided bourbon history education in many different forms over the years. He owns his own bourbon consulting company, Bourbon Veach LLC.


Maggie Kimberl is an internationally published writer focusing on whiskey and cigars. Her work has been seen in Cigar Aficionado, Whisky Magazine, The Whiskey Wash, Alcohol Professor, and more. Maggie and Michael study bourbon and cigar pairing theory together.

Maggie Kimberl


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