Category Archives: AMERICAN WHISKEY

Templeton Rye Signature Reserve

About one hundred years ago, shortly after the United States introduced prohibition, the residents of Templeton, a small town in Iowa, started bootlegging hooch made from molasses. It wasn’t long until this hooch found its way to the speakeasies of … Continue reading

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Jack Daniel’s No. 27 Gold Double Barreled Tennessee Whiskey

The story of Jack Daniel’s started in 1864 when Jasper Newton (“Jack”) Daniel began making a charcoal filtered whiskey which was simply referred to as “Old No. 7”. It took about a century for Old No. 7 to start making … Continue reading

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Wild Turkey Longbranch: alright alright alright!

Eddie Russell nostalgically recalls his first taste of bourbon straight from the barrel at the Wild Turkey distillery in Lawrenceburg, Kentucky. It was a few decades ago, and he jokes that the sensation of the bourbon shooting through his veins … Continue reading

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Q&A with Jeff Arnett, Master Distiller at Jack Daniel’s (Tennessee, United States)

Bottles of Jack Daniel’s feature heavily among the whiskies I have reached for most and polished off with ease, my most memorable “bottle kills”. The “Jack Daniel’s” logo has the ability to make me salivate and crave a big ole … Continue reading

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Badger’s Bluff Fresh Cut Whiskey

In this post I review Badger’s Bluff Fresh Cut Whiskey Continue reading

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Twenty Third St Distillery Hybrid Whisk(e)y

In this post I review Twenty Third St Distillery Hybrid Whisk(e)y Continue reading

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Baker’s Bourbon aged 7 years (batch B-90-001)

In this post I review Baker’s Bourbon aged 7 years (batch B-90-001) Continue reading

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