Bourbon History


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Pairing Bourbon and Food

I was sitting at the bar at the Flat Iron Room in New York city one evening with with my then girlfriend and a cheese and meat board and drinking Bourbon. We were trying several different Bourbons (Yes we took a... Continue Reading →

Summer Bourbon Reading List

Summer is fast approaching and many people want some good books to take with them to read while sitting on the beach or by the campfire in the mountains. I do hope they consider my book Kentucky Bourbon Whiskey: An... Continue Reading →

A Brief History Of Bourbon Education

Back in 2009 I had a friend come into town and visit Churchill Downs during the spring meet. He told me he asked the Bartender what Bourbons they had and was told “We have Crown Royal, Jack Daniels and Early... Continue Reading →

Bourbon’s Unsung Heroes: John and Linda Lipman

Back in 1998 John and Linda Lipman were driving through Kentucky on their way to visit Mammoth Cave and decided to stop and visit the Maker’s Mark distillery on the way to Cave City. They had never visited a distillery... Continue Reading →

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