Tag: Barrell Bourbon

Barrell Bourbon to Build Kentucky Distillery

Barrell Bourbon to Build Kentucky Distillery

As one of the highest rated non-distiller producers, Barrell Craft Spirits plans to start its own distillery, the company told me in a recent interview. Currently, Barrell Craft Spirits, the parent of Barrell Bourbon, acquires whiskey from existing distilleries and bottles them as unique cask […]

Best Bourbon: The Unbelievable ‘Best Whisky’ Upset in ’16 San Francisco World Spirits Competition

Best Bourbon: The Unbelievable ‘Best Whisky’ Upset in ’16 San Francisco World Spirits Competition

It was beautiful. The spice, rich caramel, long-and-fruity finish: The Best Bourbon was everything you want in bourbon, and it deserved Best Whisky at this year’s San Francisco World Spirits Competition. When I learned its identity after the competition’s completion, I was even more in […]