Saturday, February 27, 2021

Old World Character with a New Age Spirit – Dumante Verdenoce

Have you tried Dumante, that ancient nutty liqueur sipped for ages in pistachio groves of Sicily? Don’t feel bad if you haven’t, because Dumante has only been out since Fall of 2007, although its rich,...

In The Mix

Although mixers are an instrumental part of building a delicious cocktail, the wrong mix can turn a good spirit into a bad cocktail. When I speak about cocktails, I always emphasize balance because you want...

Wrestler Matt Rehwoldt Chronicles His Journey With Bourbon on New YouTube Channel

“I’m home thankfully. I’m in Chicago on one of my few days off,” Matt Rehwoldt explained at the beginning of our phone call. We had met recently in passing in Bardstown at Bottle &...

Women Will Gather for all Things Bourbon August 24-26 for 5th Annual Sip-osium

Spirited women from across the country will gather for the Bourbon Women Association’s Fifth Annual Sip-osium conference Aug. 24 through 26 at the historic Brown Hotel. The weekend-long event provides informative workshops, meetings with...

Rich Finck: This Cool Entrepreneur is Rockin’ The Bourbon Industry

An article in Forbes about Nobel prize winner Shuji Nakamura claims that anger is the mother of invention.  One might not compare the blue light emitting diodes he created that made possible every flat...

Five Festive Cocktails To Enjoy Tonight

‘Tis the season for celebrating! Thanks to William Grant & Sons, a family-owned distillery with a vast portfolio of award-winning spirits, these five festive cocktails will keep your days sparkling and bright through the...

Hell or High Water Speakeasy Updates Menu, Adds Large Format Beer Program

Hell or High Water, the discreet bar located at 112 Washington St led by brother-sister Louisville natives Stirling and Maude Welch, regularly updates their cocktail menu and has debuted a new cocktail menu, including...

Distillers are contributing to the COVID-19 fight with hand sanitizer production

During World War II, 15% of American beer production was set aside for the troops. In 2020, Louisville-area distilleries like Starlight and Rabbit Hole are helping fight COVID-19 by using their equipment to bolster...

Here are Nine Delicious Holiday Cocktail Recipes from Louisville Based Ballotin Whiskey

If you're shopping local and love incorporating local goods into your holiday revels, you might want to pick up some Louisville based Ballotin flavored whiskeys and try out these 9 delicious cocktails to keep...

Road show: Compass Box, The Spaniard and The Story of the Spaniard at Meta...

There are many moving parts to this story, so let's begin by tying down the three major players. The Story of The Spaniard is a malt whisky blend aged in Spanish sherry and red wine...