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I Tried These 8 New Bourbons. What Happened Next Will Astonish You

Tony Sachs | Posted 10.20.2014 | Taste
Tony Sachs

Yes, bourbon is cool again.

Jim Beam, Maker's Mark Bought By Japanese Company

AP | BRUCE SCHREINER and CANDICE CHOI | Posted 01.23.2014 | Business

NEW YORK (AP) — The maker of classic American whiskeys Jim Beam and Maker's Mark has agreed to be acquired by a Japanese company in a $13.62 billion...

8 New Whiskeys (and Whiskies) to Welcome Autumn (and Fall)

Tony Sachs | Posted 11.11.2013 | Taste
Tony Sachs

Happy hunting, and happier drinking.

'Seinfeld' Character Returns

Posted 08.22.2013 | TV

"Seinfeld" lawyer Jackie Chiles is back. In the video above, Jim Beam calls Jackie Chiles (Phil Morris) to talk about bears stealing the honey fro...

The Spirits of America: Ryes & Bourbons for Celebrating July 4th

Tony Sachs | Posted 09.01.2013 | Taste
Tony Sachs

These bourbons and ryes will make you proud of our country.

5 Whiskies With Snob Appeal

Tony Sachs | Posted 07.28.2013 | Taste
Tony Sachs

What is it about rare whisky that makes it so enticing, so desirable, so irresistible?

Rachel Tepper

Major Bourbon Distillery Warns Of Looming Shortage

HuffingtonPost.com | Rachel Tepper | Posted 05.23.2013 | Business

Whiskey is having a moment. The category of spirits -- which includes whisky, rye, bourbon and related alcohols -- has for the last few years enjo...

Want To Get Paid To Mix Drinks For Kid Rock? Here's How

Posted 05.08.2013 | Detroit

If you take your Jim Beam on the rocks, boy, do we have the gig for you. Kid Rock announced Wednesday that his tour will be hiring one his fans to ...

Fred Noe Loves Bardstown, Kentucky

Love Letters | Posted 12.03.2012 | Travel
Love Letters

About 100 years ago, my great-grandfather Jim Beam bought the family house on North Third Street. Back then, it was called "Distiller's Row" because all the major distillers lived there.

A Bourbon-Picking Guide For Father's Day

Tony Sachs | Posted 08.14.2012 | Home
Tony Sachs

Hear me now, wives and children, and hear me clear: Put down the tie. Step away from the cologne. What we want this Father's Day is whiskey.

Happy 20th Birthday, Knob Creek: A Love Letter To A Breakthrough Bourbon

Tony Sachs | Posted 04.29.2012 | Home
Tony Sachs

I should start off by saying that if you're expecting some sort of objective history of Knob Creek bourbon, you've come to the wrong place. Sure, you...

The Devil Made Me Do It: Mardi Gras 2012 (PHOTOS)

Karen Dalton-Beninato | Posted 04.22.2012 | Home
Karen Dalton-Beninato

As the moon rises over Mardi Gras 2012, I'm recovering from a day in which we met Mayans with End of the World 2012 signs, a honey badger and a Dogs Against Romney mascot, all within a block.

7 Days On The American Whiskey Trail

The Daily Meal | Posted 12.24.2011 | Travel
The Daily Meal

If you aren't a whiskey lover now, you will be after a week on the American Whiskey Trail. I know because it happened to me.

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Liquor.com | Posted 09.07.2011 | Home
Liquor.com

It's no secret that Captain Morgan, Johnnie Walker and Jack Daniel actually existed. (For the record, they were a Welsh pirate, a Scottish grocer and ...

The Best Bourbon Country Tours

Liquor.com | Posted 07.20.2011 | Home
Liquor.com

No matter if Maker's Mark, Woodford Reserve or Wild Turkey is your favorite bourbon, you need to visit Kentucky and see where the spirit is produced. It's a trip that all whiskey drinkers should make at least once in their lifetimes.

'Bourbon Women' Organize, Demand Recognition As Whiskey Drinkers

AP | By BRUCE SCHREINER | Posted 06.12.2011 | Home

LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Marketing executive Peggy Noe Stevens sticks to basics when savoring Kentucky bourbon – no splash of water, just ice, stacked...

Behind The Single Barrel Phenomenon

The Daily Meal | Posted 06.11.2011 | Home

The average bourbon brand has much in common with a McDonald's cheeseburger: From California to North Carolina, the spirits taste identical no matter ...

My Oh My! Three New Bourbons (And A Rye)!

Tony Sachs | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Tony Sachs

I could make up some reasons why March is the best time of year to drink whiskey. It's nice to have a bourbon while watching Kentucky play during Mar...

The Spirit Of America: Rye Whiskeys For The Fourth Of July, And Every Other Day

Tony Sachs | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Tony Sachs

With July 4th at hand, it's time to pay tribute to those uniquely American inventions that have made this country great. Baseball. Jazz. Blue jeans...

A Bourbon Picking Guide For Derby Day, And Every Day

Tony Sachs | Posted 07.04.2012 | Home
Tony Sachs

I don't know much about horses or funny hats, but my liver and I do know a thing or two about bourbon. For those who don't know or who never thought to ask, here's a quick primer.

Red Stag: Jim Beam Rolls Out Flavored Bourbon

AP | BRUCE SCHREINER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

CLERMONT, Ky. — Bourbon drinkers have been mixing Jim Beam for years. Now, the maker of the world's top-selling bourbon is too. Part of Illinoi...