Randy Dowden-Parrott

21 Flips | 2 Magazines | @RandyDowden4gj2 | Keep up with Randy Dowden-Parrott on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Randy Dowden-Parrott”

Kentucky Bourbon Trail Craft Tour - Kentucky Bourbon Trail

The Kentucky Bourbon Trail Craft Tour® is an essential adventure for Bourbon enthusiasts everywhere. Winding through the rolling hills and Bluegrass …

Bourbon Empire: The Past and Future of America's Whiskey

<b>How bourbon came to be, and why it's experiencing such a revival today</b><p>Unraveling the many myths and misconceptions surrounding America's most iconic …

Why people who can’t use Google shouldn’t write about whiskey

The blunt answer is because they promote ignorance. I could point to a whole slew of articles over the last few months that, after reading them, I …

Fallon Honors Woodford Reserve’s Official Bourbon Sponsorship of Kentucky Derby

It’s no secret that bourbon and the Kentucky Derby go hand-in-hand.<p>During this year’s Derby broadcast on May 2, spirits brand Brown-Forman/Woodford …

The best bourbon on the market right now

The experts over at FindTheBest determined the best bottles of bourbon that money can buy. They looked at recent expert scores and spirits-competition judgings to come up with their Smart Rating scale. We used price to break ties, with a cheaper bottle ranking higher than a more expensive one.<p>A …

Buffalo Trace Distillery Issues Third Annual Bourbon Inventory Update

Buffalo Trace started all of the bourbon shortage hysteria with their first report three years ago. Since then, they have gotten increasingly careful …

Oak on the tongue: Bourbon boom drives demand for USA oak

OAKVILLE, Calif. (AP) — Napa Valley vintner David Duncan has been known to stick his head in an American white oak barrel to get a full hit of the vanilla-laden, fresh-baked cookie smell the emanates from the wood.<p>In fact, his Silver Oak winery — which produces classic cabernet sauvignon from the …

Why bourbon's incredible popularity might actually be a problem

Ever since 2000, lumber has been something of a sore subject in the United States. Growth in Chinese furniture manufacturing has undercut many domestic businesses, turning local hardwood production into more of an export-driven endeavor. And the housing crisis has put a clamp on what was, for …

Forestry

Bourbon Whiskey BBQ Sauce Recipe

"This is a barbecue sauce recipe using Kentucky bourbon whiskey. For best results, refrigerate for a day or two, allowing the flavors to …

Henry Ford's Antisemitism Almost Ruined Bourbon For Everyone

Forget Elijah Craig, Evan Williams, Basil Hayden, and Henry McKenna: <b>It’s Isaac Wolfe Bernheim who really changed the bourbon game.</b><p>This week, <b>The</b> …

What makes bourbon...bourbon?

On May 4, 1964 Congress designated Bourbon Whiskey as a “distinctive product of the United States.” Along with that title came a set of Federal …

How America’s Whiskey Went Global

<i>Bourbon is the American spirit. In Bourbon Empire: The Past and Future of America's Whiskey, Reid Mitenbuler tells the story of the big brands you</i> …

10th Bourbon Thief Nabbed In Unraveling Conspiracy Tied To Pappy Van Winkle Heist

A bourbon-stealing syndicate that boosted barrels and cases of Buffalo Trace, Wild Turkey and the very expensive Pappy Van Winkle continues to unravel.<p>On Tuesday, a former security guard for the Kentucky-based Buffalo Trace distillery became the tenth person to be charged in a theft ring that may …

Palletable Workbench

Introduction: Palletable Workbench<p>About: My goal with every instructable is to be short & sweet with lots of pictures. More About tlp801 »<p>I had a …

The last workbench I will ever build

Like many others, I felt it was time for a workbench upgrade, likely this would be the last bench I build and wanted it to be unique. The design is …

Workbench Complete

After 14 months of a few hours here and there, my workbench is done. Completely done! All bells and whistles added. It seems like it took me forever, …

Woodworking

Portable Workbench

Introduction: Portable Workbench<p>The purpose of this project was to build something in which we could apply the skills which we learned throughout our …

My nephews workbench

My nephew Mikey is the son of my recently deceased sister. I don’t have much family here in Las Vegas except for him and my mom. When he showed up at …

Woodworking

Portable Workbench Is Solid And Space Saving

Last week we covered the topic of electronic work benches. But we know that there’s more to life than soldering irons and tiny components. Sometimes …