Bourbon Whiskey

Collapse at Barton 1792 sends bourbon barrels crashing to ground

A building collapse in Bardstown sent bourbon barrels crashing to the ground.<p>Bardstown fire officials said the collapse happened at Barton 1792 after …

Bourbon Whiskey

Tariffs stir unrest among American whiskey producers

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Much of the rye whiskey aging in hundreds of barrels at Catoctin Creek Distillery in Virginia could end up being consumed in …

Wine

Mississippi Bourbon Punch

Step 1<p>Pour muscadine wine, grenadine, bourbon, orange juice, cranberry juice, and lime juice into a punch bowl. Stir in ice cubes, lemon-lime soft …

Recipes

Kentucky governor downplays effect of EU tariffs on bourbon

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — In comments at odds with his home state's whiskey distillers, Kentucky's Republican governor is downplaying fears that the …

Whiskey

Bardstown bourbon facility collapses

A bourbon barrel storage facility at Barton 1792 Distillery in Bardstown collapsed Friday, according to the company.<p>The collapse of the facility …

Lexington

As We Approach The Drinkularity, It’s Time To Grant Bourbon Personhood

At every point in its storied 200-year history, bourbon has been Americans’ best friend. Born of—and born as—the classic American spirit, its …

Conservative View

Kentucky Bourbon Won't Be Hurt by Trump Tariffs, Governor Says

Kentucky Governor Matt Bevin discusses the impact of the Trump administration's trade policies on the state's economy with Bloomberg's Shery Ahn on …

Trump Administration

Europe's bourbon tariff is a money grab, says Kentucky governor

Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin speaks with CNBC's "Squawk Box" on how a trade war could affect his state.

Matt Bevin

Historic Missouri Whiskey Distillery Set To Bring Back Its Bourbon

American whiskey making is certainly not confined to just the likes of Kentucky and Tennessee when it comes to historic distilleries in state. …

Wells Fargo

This Bourbon Whiskey Is Flavored With Help From Beaver Butts

Here’s a fun fact: Castoreum is an FDA approved food additive.<p>Know what that means? It means that the yellow/gray, strong-smelling liquid secreted by the castor sacs located right under a beaver’s tail can be added to your food and drink.<p>And now, you can find it in a new whiskey from Tamworth …

New Hampshire

Tariffs on American whiskey makers threaten foreign sales

Catoctin Creek Distillery whiskey is on display in the tasting room in Purcellville, Va on June 20, 2018. The European Union on Friday will start taxing a range of U.S. imports, including Harley-Davidson bikes, cranberries, peanut butter, playing cards and whiskey. Steve Helber, AP<p>Catoctin Creek …

Money

Unboxing the Bourbon: Taste comparison between Blade & Bow and the 22-year version

Three Herald-Leader reporters try 22-year-old Blade & Bow bourbon as part of the 'Unboxing the Bourbon' series.

Lexington

Salted Grapefruit Bourbon “Martini”

The perfect balance of sweet, salty, sour and icy cold bourbon in one beautifully packaged, elegant cocktail worthy of a special summer evening …

Cocktails

EU hits back at Donald Trump with billions in tariffs on US Bourbon whiskey, jeans and motorcycles

The European Union will hit back at Donald Trump by imposing 25 per cent import tariffs on a range of American products starting on Friday, Brussels …

Donald Trump

EU to Begin Retaliatory Tariffs Against U.S. on Friday

U.S. goods, including bourbon whiskey and Harley-Davidson motorcycles, will be subject to a 25% tariff<p>BRUSSELS—The European Union will start imposing retaliatory tariffs on U.S. goods on Friday, in response to President Donald Trump’s duties on steel and aluminum imports from the bloc.<p>American …

Economy

Akron Dish: Akron Honey Market Day; El Gato cuts hours; bourbon pairing dinner; lots of festivals

Ohio

Bourbon: One Of The All-American Targets For Counter-Tariffs

Bourbon industry groups say they're "extremely concerned" about retaliatory tariffs.<p>All this talk about trade wars and tariffs can be a little …

Mitch McConnell

Booker’s Backyard Barbecue Bourbon

The combination of Bourbon and Barbecue is something of a southern delicacy. Now that summer is upon us, the perfect pairing is back in season, and …

Cook Out

a review of FEW Delilahs 23rd Anniversary Whiskey

A Rye like nose, big and spicy, toasted oak then fresh leather and tobacco followed by fresh sticky Marmalade<p>It’s pretty epic, chewy liquorice, milk …

Whiskey

The History of Bourbon - Chowhound

When it comes to the whiskey hierarchy, Scotch has always reigned supreme. But now its U.S.-born cousin is vying for the crown. Bourbon is as popular …

Whiskey

New Bourbon Company Ditches Glass Bottles

Stillhouse Spirits Co. is disrupting the whiskey and bourbon industry with its one-of-a-kind stainless steel cans. Brad Beckerman, the founder and …

Stainless Steel

Just in Time for National Bourbon Day (June 14), a Bourbon Trademark Case

National Bourbon Day is apparently June 14; and, perhaps or perhaps not entirely coincidentally, the Sixth Circuit yesterday released a bourbon …

Bourbon Whiskey

This week in odd news: Beaver-flavored bourbon, 180-pound dog stuck on roof

This June 8, 2018, photo provided by the Spring Lake Park-Blaine-Mounds View Fire Department, shows firefighter David O'Keeffe helping to rescue a …

St. Louis

Five Fine Bourbons to Drink on National Bourbon Day

Imbibing these rich and robust bourbons should be guilt-free on the holiday, right?<p>We take National Bourbon Day seriously over here. The …

Bourbon Whiskey

Bourbon And Cigar Pairing: El Güegüenese Maduro

Every once in a while Michael and I like to have folks join us for our bourbon and cigar pairings. Unfortunately Wayne Klawier was not able to join …

Cigars

Bacon Bourbon Jell-O Shots

The jell-o shots are phenomenal, but be sure to REALLY pat your perfectly cooked bacon dry with paper towels. Otherwise the fat will leak into the …

Recipes

Booker’s Latest Bourbon Was Made for Summer BBQs

The second release from Beam-Suntory’s award-winning high proof bourbon makers at Booker’s was crafted with the season in mind.<p>Aged more than six …

BBQ

The Makers by Makers Mark Displays The Four Ws of Kentucky’s Finest

Next Saturday, a small crowd of lucky people will gather at a private residence in Alexandria, all in the name of sampling some fantastic bourbon …

Maker's Mark

Following the Smell of Bourbon

Season 3, Episode 5: Louisville chef Edward Lee remembers Anthony Bourdain and discusses his new book and his love of the South (especially its whiskey)<p>“Bourbon will make you do funny things,” says chef Edward Lee. Growing up in Brooklyn to Korean immigrant parents, Lee’s move to Louisville, …

TV shows

Reviewed: Hardywood Park Bourbon Barrel Cru

Product description: Abbey-style quadrupel aged in bourbon barrels. Brewed in the fashion of Belgium’s revered monastic breweries, Bourbon Barrel …

Flavors