Search

bourbonveachdotcom

Bourbon History

Tag

julian van winkle

Tasting Notes: Van Winkle Special Reserve Lot “B”

Julian Van Winkle III introduced Van Winkle Special Reserve in 1991. It was a step in creating interest in older Bourbons that would eventually lead to his Pappy Van Winkle line of Bourbons. This is a Bourbon made with wheat... Continue Reading →

Pappy 101

I keep hearing people telling me that they picked up “three bottles of Pappy” or five bottles or some other number of bottles and then find out what they have is a couple of bottles of Old Rip Van Winkle... Continue Reading →

The Stitzel Factor in Bourbon

There are several Bourbons on the market now that are made with wheat as the flavoring grain instead of rye. These brands include Maker’s Mark, Old Fitzgerald and its expressions, W. L. Weller and its expressions, Rebel Yell and of... Continue Reading →

Up ↑