Buffalo Trace has continued progressing in its $1.2 billion expansion even during the COVID-19 pandemic. According to a press announcement today, the distillery has installed four new cookers, four new fermenters, opened a new high speed-bottling hall, and completed construction on three more barrel warehouses … Continue readingBuffalo Trace Continues $1.2 Billion Expansion
The series of two blind taste-offs of bourbons priced $26-$40 came down to a taste-off between the two winners, Knob Creek and David Nicholson Reserve. If you watched the first two taste-offs, you know the drill, but here’s a refresher course: I walk into a … Continue readingWhich Bourbon Won the Final $26-$40 Taste-Off?
Part II of the $26-$40 bourbon blind taste-off is in the books, and the winner is pretty darn tasty. Here’s a refresher of the exercise: I walk into a liquor store, with the goal to buy all bourbons in a particular price point, fill the … Continue readingWhat Won Round 2 of $26-$40 Bourbon Taste-Off?
When jumping into the $26 to $40 category, I knew this was gonna be expensive and filled with everyday gems. I walked into the popular liquor store Westport Whiskey & Wine and was blown away what was in this price point. A handful of craft … Continue readingKnob Creek Comes Out on Top in Part 1 of the $26-$40 Bourbon Taste-Off
By Kevin Gibson In the latest episode of The Fred Minnick Show, he brings in Daniel Ledinksy, of the Los Angeles-based band The Neverly Boys, one of Fred’s favorites (particularly the song “Let Love In”). The conversation starts with a shared love of sushi and … Continue readingFred Sips Irish Whiskey, Weller with The Neverly Boys’ Daniel Ledinksy
In this episode, Fred talks with sports radio personality Steve Czaban and fantasy football guru Paul Charchian, sipping bourbon and, of course, talking fantasy football. With NFL training camps on the verge of opening for the 2020 season, it’s time to start thinking about draft … Continue readingFootball Talk and Blind Bourbon: Steve Czaban and Paul Charchian Taste The Unknown