Bourbon History



What Makes Four Roses Yellow Label Go With So Many Cigars?

The short answer to the question is: I don’t know. If you are looking for something Earth-shattering or based in scientific research I’m not going to be able to help you. But if you want to know my thoughts based... Continue Reading →

Bourbon And Cigar Pairing: El Güegüenese Maduro

Every once in a while Michael and I like to have folks join us for our bourbon and cigar pairings. Unfortunately Wayne Klawier was not able to join us for this one, but we were joined instead by Matt Evans... Continue Reading →

Whiskey And Cigar Pairing: Davidoff Millennium

Once the hurricane finally blew through this evening it was time to enjoy the cool evening it left behind. I rummaged around in my humidor and pulled out a Davidoff Millennium Pyramides. This is hailed as one of the best... Continue Reading →

Whiskey And Cigar Pairing: Alec Bradley Prensado Lost Art Robusto

The Cigar Every time I think spring is finally here the weather turns cold again. Fortunately there was a long enough break in the rain for me to do another whiskey and cigar pairing study. The subject this go-around is... Continue Reading →

Bourbon And Cigar Pairing: Dutch Masters Corona Deluxe

Dutch Masters makes fine cigars and they do not cost an arm and a leg like some hoity-toity cigars in cigar shops. You can get them in any gas station or liquor store that sells smokes as well as booze.... Continue Reading →

Bourbon And Cigar Pairing: Caldwell Savages

We are digging out of a crazy springtime snow storm here in Louisville, and this is the first day it has been sunny and bearable in over a week. The snow is still melting from the trees. But it is... Continue Reading →

Washington D.C. Bars And Cigars

Rosemary and I recently spent a few days in our capital city and explored some of the great bars and cigar shops during our visit. It is a great city for both of these pleasures. We stayed at the Mayflower... Continue Reading →

Bourbon And Cigar Pairing: Nat Sherman Schrader MMXIII

Pairing cigars with beer, wine, and spirits is nothing new. Wine is a great thing to pair with cigars, and the folks at Nat Sherman and Schrader Cellars paired up last year to develop a cigar blend that went perfectly... Continue Reading →

Cigar Experience Getaways

The days are finally getting longer and we’ve even had a few warm ones. But it’s still not warm enough yet, which has me dreaming of tropical climates. Today I was daydreaming about being in a climate where cigars can... Continue Reading →

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