No Van Winkle Rye This Year

Sazerac announced its annual Pappy Van Winkle releases today, but said 2017 will have no rye whiskey for the brand. The company did say that its wheated bourbons garnered greater yields. The company blamed a barrel gap in rye inventory, saying its...

Why Woodford Reserve Just Won Kentucky

For years, I've unofficially tracked bourbon sales in Kentucky liquor stores. Anecdotally, store managers and owners have told me their top three volume brands were Woodford Reserve, Maker's Mark and Buffalo Trace. Jim Beam, Evan Williams, Henry McKe...

New Buffalo Trace Antique Collection

This year's Buffalo Trace announced its Antique Collection. Here are the details. George T. Stagg 129.2 proof. Uncut and unfiltered. This batch contained 309 barrels from warehouses C, K, M and Q. William Larue Weller Uncut, unfiltered, w...