Fred Minnick

Fred Minnick

Wall Street Journal-Bestselling Author

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Bourbon Bars are the New Dive Bar

Bourbon Bars are the New Dive Bar

Nestled in between salty peanuts and a cold beer, a candle flickers in a dive bar. A candle! What is that thing doing there? I rub my hand along the bar’s edge. Gone were the familiar sticky spots. The original lacquer felt smooth to the […]

Is Jack Daniel’s Bourbon?

Is Jack Daniel’s Bourbon?

Yes. And no. Jack Daniel’s chooses not to call itself bourbon, but the historic brand applies for federal label approval under the class of bourbon and Tennessee whiskey is listed as straight bourbon in the North American Free Trade Agreement. And if you actually pull […]