Bourbon Whiskey

Bourbon Legend Elmer T. Lee Dies

By Richard Thomas Elmer T. Lee, the legendary master distiller who created the modern single barrel bourbon, died today following a brief illness. Lee was 93 years old. Born in 1919 on a tobacco farm near Peaks Mill in Franklin County, KY, Lee graduated from Frankfort County High School in 1936 and worked for Jarman Shoe Company until December 1941. ...

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Angel’s Envy Breaks Ground on Louisville Distillery

Louisville Distilling Co. LLC, producers of the highly celebrated Angel’s Envy bourbon, announced today that it will construct a new state-of-the-art distillery and brand experience center in downtown Louisville. The company has concluded a deal with the State of Kentucky for the purchase of property on the corner of Main Street and Jackson, formerly known at the Vermont American Building ...

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Bird Dog Blackberry Flavored Whiskey Review

Bird Dog Blackberry Whiskey

By Richard Thomas Rating: C- Of Bird Dog’s flavored whiskey line, their blackberry whiskey is the one that has probably received the most attention and is the best known. Ostensibly, Bird Dog products are supposed to be sweet, flavorful, and smooth enough to drink on their own. Sometimes flavored whiskeys, such as Bird Dog’s own peach whiskey, are the sort ...

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