MAKER’S MARK PRIVATE SELECT BLACK BOURBON SOCIETY

I saw a single bottle behind the counter that looked a little lonely. I asked the clerk if I could take a closer look at the label – “Maker’s Mark Private Select Oak Stave Selection by Black Bourbon Society”. That’s interesting. With the stories of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, and others, a selection from the … Continue reading MAKER’S MARK PRIVATE SELECT BLACK BOURBON SOCIETY

I.W. HARPER VS. I.W. HARPER 15-YEAR

In a pre-COVID world, I enjoyed touring distilleries, treasuring their histories and storied brands. One such tour was to the Bulleit Experience at the Stitzel-Weller Distillery in Louisville, Here, several Diageo brands are highlighted, including flagship Bulleit, Blade and Bow, and I.W. Harper. The Bernheim Brothers During the late 1800s, German immigrants Isaac Wolfe Bernheim … Continue reading I.W. HARPER VS. I.W. HARPER 15-YEAR

HORSE SOLDIER STRAIGHT BOURBON WHISKEY

In the early days of the Second World War, the 650 men of the 26th Cavalry were hard pressed, defending the Philippine Islands from the Japanese juggernaut. Called upon time and time again to check the advance, troopers mounted and dismounted, firing rapidly, and remounting to stem the tide. The Twilight Riders, by Peter Stevens, … Continue reading HORSE SOLDIER STRAIGHT BOURBON WHISKEY