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Joe Satran

Bourbon Production Climbs To Historic High

HuffingtonPost.com | Joe Satran | Posted 07.06.2015 | Taste

At no point in recent memory have consumers been as excited about bourbon as they are today. "We are in the middle of a global whiskey renaissance...

For Amber Waves of Grain: 9 American Whiskeys to Toast Independence Day

Tony Sachs | Posted 07.01.2015 | Taste
Tony Sachs

You'll find bourbons and ryes in this little compendium of my favorite newish homegrown booze.

Andy Campbell

Bourbon And Bacon Festival Is A Religious Calling

HuffingtonPost.com | Andy Campbell | Posted 06.18.2015 | Taste

PORTLAND, Ore. -- And lo, God looked upon four fine cities in the United States, and he saw that they were good, and he bequeathed unto each of them a...

5 Best Bourbons

GAYOT.com | Posted 06.12.2015 | Taste
GAYOT.com

Today, the whiskey can be produced anywhere in America, so long as it's made with at least 51 percent corn and aged in charred oak barrels. However, the best bourbons go above and beyond the minimum requirement, offering complex, thoughtful blends that are sometimes aged upwards of 20 years.

You'd Better Think Twice About What's In Your Bottle Of Bourbon

The Huffington Post | Joe Satran | Posted 05.28.2015 | Taste

When you buy a bottle of bourbon, you're buying 750 mL of an intoxicating, delicious liquid. But you're also buying a story. It's a story that stretch...

Imbibe's Guide To Memorial Day

Imbibe | Posted 05.22.2015 | Taste
Imbibe

The holiday weekend is here!

10 Hottest Bourbon Bars Across The U.S.

Zagat | Posted 05.20.2015 | Taste
Zagat

These 10 bars will keep your glass filled with the good stuff.

The Derby Drink to One-Up Your Juleps

Food52 | Posted 05.13.2015 | Taste
Food52

You'll end up with a cocktail a bit like a Julep but not one that's posing.

Mint Julep Recipes for Derby Day

Imbibe | Posted 05.01.2015 | Taste
Imbibe

We're off to the races come Kentucky Derby day on Saturday, and with festivities in full swing we're ready to get mixing -- Mint Juleps, of course! For us this day's a good excuse to dust off the Julep cups and crush up some ice.

Lexington, Kentucky: Blossoms in Springtime

John Mariani | Posted 06.20.2015 | Taste
John Mariani

If it's springtime in America, there are few places lovelier to be than Lexington, Kentucky. The city by that name is well worth visiting, but it is in the surrounding hillsides that you find the soul of the place, especially between April and October. Kentucky's native spirit, bourbon, is proudly boosted around the region.

6 Cocktail Recipes for Spring

Imbibe | Posted 06.01.2015 | Taste
Imbibe

Spring is in the air -- and in our cocktail glasses -- thanks to these seasonally inspired sips.

How To Make Bourbon Marshmallows

Dough Mamma | Posted 05.19.2015 | Taste
Dough Mamma

Once you have made your own, you will never go back to store-bought marshmallows again.

Single Malts, Ryes, Rums and More: A Dozen New Dark Spirits for Sipping & Savoring

Tony Sachs | Posted 02.23.2015 | Taste
Tony Sachs

Break out the reading glasses -- and the drinking glasses -- and enjoy.

Woo Your Valentine With Bacon and Bourbon

Kelly Pfeiffer | Posted 04.11.2015 | Taste
Kelly Pfeiffer

Love is bourbon + bacon.

How An Obsession With Finding Pappy Van Winkle Took Over My Life

Joe Satran | Posted 04.04.2015 | Taste
Joe Satran

The elusiveness of this apparently great bourbon tapped into the dark part of my psyche that lusted after Tamagotchis at age 8 and Per Se reservations at age 16. I was determined to taste it.

American Honey Sting Is The New Fireball. Deal With It.

The Huffington Post | Chanel Parks | Posted 01.23.2015 | Taste

Can you handle the heat?

A Guide to Making Your Ultimate Manhattan

Tom Macy | Posted 01.18.2015 | Taste
Tom Macy

The reasons for the Manhattan's greatness are many. It's delicious, beautiful, over 150 years old and like the best classic cocktails is a drink anyone can make. Sure, there many classic cocktails that fit that criteria but something about the Manhattan elevates it above the pack.

Get Down to the Business of Owning the Road in the 2015 Dodge Challenger with a Visit to Kentucky's Maker's Mark

Rita Cook | Posted 02.13.2015 | Travel
Rita Cook

Want to turn heads this holiday season, get yourself into a 2015 Dodge Challenger. Or if you want to be the most loved person on the planet, perhaps buy that special someone the 2015 Dodge Challenger. However you want to do it, just consider the uber sexy 2015 Dodge Challenger, it's a ride you can't refuse.

New Booze To Help You Survive The Holiday Season (They Make Good Gifts, Too)

Tony Sachs | Posted 01.28.2015 | Taste
Tony Sachs

They make fine holiday gifts, of course, but more importantly, they serve as excellent liquid courage for you for the next month, whether you're dealing with the first slush of the year or you've gotten one too many cheesy photo cards from relatives you haven't thought about since you got their last cheesy card.

Mitch McConnell: 'Bourbon Summit' With Obama Will Happen

AP | Posted 11.16.2014 | Politics

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Newly elected Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky says he plans to drink some bourbon with Democratic President...

Sean Brock's 'Heritage' and the Food Our Grandmothers Cooked

Sam Hiersteiner | Posted 01.13.2015 | Taste
Sam Hiersteiner

Heritage is worth buying. Just reading it will leave you feeling like food is much more than sustenance.

The Most Wonderful Time Of The Year: Limited Edition Whiskeys For Gifting

Tony Sachs | Posted 01.10.2015 | Taste
Tony Sachs

Did the blender of my favorite blended Scotch go overboard and make a great whiskey undrinkable?

Dear Mr. President, If You Sip One Bourbon, Make It...

Fred Minnick | Posted 01.06.2015 | Taste
Fred Minnick

Mr. President, I cannot think of a better bourbon for you to enjoy than the 2013 Parker's Heritage "Promise of Hope." Yes, it's a limited edition and not easy to find, but I imagine you can pull some strings.

Joe Satran

The Best (And Worst) Bourbons To Use In An Old-Fashioned

HuffingtonPost.com | Joe Satran | Posted 10.30.2014 | Taste

The winner is surprisingly affordable.

How Can I Learn to Appreciate the Different Tastes of Whiskey?

Quora | Posted 12.28.2014 | Taste
Quora

Drinking whiskey is a lot like getting into a romantic relationship.