Copper & Kings Cookbook Features Dishes by Portage House & Fat Lamb’s Dallas McGarity

Dallas McGarity, owner and executive chef of Portage House and The Fat Lamb, worked with Copper & Kings American Brandy Co. to release a "Take Me to the River," a full cookbook, which is now available...

Toast Some Holiday Fun at Bottle & Bond

If you're looking for a fun little holiday jaunt to a bourbon distillery, consider the drive to Bardstown to check out Bottle & Bond Kitchen + Bar, the first full-service Kentucky Bourbon Trail restaurant and bar in...

Vodka — The Gateway Spirit

I am a cocktail enthusiast, part of a small but growing handful of people who drink because we love the art of drinking. I love the theatrics involved in preparing a quality drink: the sound...

August Tastings at Westport Whiskey and Wine

Summer is headed for fall, and temperatures usually soar this time of year in Louisville, but here is a whole month worth of cool beverages to taste in the lovely air conditioning at Westport...

Blues, Brews & BBQ This Weekend: Today Last Day For Discounted Tickets Online

Is it really summer in Kentucky without barbecue or music festivals?  Now that Forecastle is again behind us, it’s time to turn our ears and taste buds to the blues and barbecue at the...

Bourbon Women Founder and President at Sip-osium [Video]

Mothers and daughters; aunts and nieces, best of friends and coworkers, and even a few husbands - 200 women from 23 states gathered at the Brown Hotel for this 5th annual sold out event...

Ballotin Chocolate Whiskey

People who know me won’t be surprised by the analogy that came to mind as I sat down to sample Ballotin Chocolate Whiskey, a new product from a veteran of the local distilling industry. What jumped into my head was the rabbit-duck illusion, an ambiguous 19th-century German drawing depicting a rabbit that, if you look again, looks like a duck, or a duck, if you blink, that resembles a rabbit. Which creature is it? Read more...

SPIRITS | Where’s Pappy?

With prices of single bottles being sold for thousands of dollars (both at retail and on the secondary market) Pappy Van Winkle Bourbon is an iconic brand that has transcended the bourbon world and...

Modern Day Moonshine

Shop any decent liquor store and you’ll find a growing number of clear spirits that aren’t gin, vodka or rum. I’m talking moonshine, a debatably named clear liquor and tasty tribute to the turbulent...

Here’s 10 Four Roses Bourbon Cocktails You Can Totally Judge This Month

Starting Saturday, November 10, you’ll have three weeks to walk through Nulu and pass judgement on ten original cocktails made with Four Roses Bourbon by local bartenders and decide which of them will get...

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