Bourbon Whiskey

The Keeneland Breeze Cocktail

By Richard Thomas My visit to My Old Kentucky Home this October saw me there at just the right time to catch the races at Keeneland for the first time in almost 20 years. I wasn’t there for just any race, either, as Saturday the 13th was the Queen Elizabeth II Challenge Cup, with a purse of $400,000. A race ...

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Colonel E.H. Taylor Small Batch Bourbon Review

Col. E.H. Taylor Small Batch Bourbon

By Richard Thomas Rating: B+ Releases from Buffalo Trace’s Colonel E.H. Taylor collection deservedly attract a great deal of attention, but I think the timing of the Taylor Small Batch release will probably garner it a little more. Starting in early 2011, the Taylor brought us the Old Fashioned Sour Mash Bourbon, the Single Barrel Bourbon, the famed Warehouse C ...

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Buffalo Trace Distillery Releases Seventh Round of Single Oak Project Bourbon

(Buffalo Trace Press Release) Buffalo Trace Distillery releases its seventh round of Single Oak Project Bourbons, and is wondering if lucky number seven will hold the key in its quest to find the world’s perfect bourbon! All of the bourbons in this release were aged in Warehouse K, a wooden floor warehouse, entered into the barrel at 105 proof from ...

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A. Smith Bowman Releases Port-Finished Bourbon

(Buffalo Trace Press Release) A. Smith Bowman Distillery, a micro-distillery located just outside of Washington, DC,  is releasing a limited edition, port-finished bourbon called Abraham Bowman Limited Edition Whiskey Port-Finished Bourbon.  The barrel this bourbon was aged in has some unusual history to it – it aged bourbon for four years at A. Smith Bowman, then was emptied, shipped to ...

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