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Watch Hill Proper – Louisville’s Newest Whiskey Destination

About a year ago, Josh Howes and Tommy Craggs contacted me about a new business venture they were creating. I met with them on my porch, having a few Bourbons and listening to them talk about their desire to create... Continue Reading →

Cocktails At The Bar At Fort Nelson

Michter’s recently re-opened the Bar at Fort Nelson in Louisville. They were the last of the Louisville distillers to re-open during the recent pandemic. Rosemary was excited to go with appropriate precaution and have a Michter’s Barrel Strength Rye Manhattan.... Continue Reading →

Doc’s Bourbon Room

Doc’s Bourbon Room is the latest addition to Louisville’s Bourbon Bar scene. Actually, it is more than just a Bourbon Bar, it is a whiskey bar. They have about a thousand Bourbons on the menu, but there are over a... Continue Reading →

Bourbon Date Night: The Next Chapter

Just recently I was named the first “Master of the Urban Bourbon Trail” by Louisville Convention and Visitors Bureau at an event at 8 Up, the newest member of the UBT. I was awarded this title because I had been... Continue Reading →

Match Cigar Bar – Louisville’s Loss Is Jeffersonville’s Gain

Jeffersonville, Indiana offers a Bourbon experience that is not offered in Louisville and that is a chance to enjoy a fine selection of Bourbon whiskeys with a cigar. Louisville has placed a smoking ban across the city that does not... Continue Reading →

Haymarket Whiskey Bar – A Bourbon Lover’s Piece Of Heaven

If a person came to Louisville and walked down Market Street they may not take a second glance at the Haymarket. It looks like a dive bar catering to the younger generation with live music several nights a week. The... Continue Reading →

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