Buffalo Trace Antique Collection Ryes Fare Well in Blind Taste-Off, But Who’s the Winner?

On this episode, I pitted three Buffalo Antique Collection rye whiskeys against a field of three other contenders — Rabbit Hole, 1776 and Rare Breed — in a blind taste-off. BTAC whiskeys and bourbons are always great, but the goal this time was to see … Continue readingBuffalo Trace Antique Collection Ryes Fare Well in Blind Taste-Off, But Who’s the Winner?

Speed’s Art of Bourbon Auction, Sept. 24, to Feature Rare Whiskeys, Experiences

The annual Speed Art Museum bourbon auction, which takes place Sept. 24, will be entirely virtual this year, featuring a wide range of rare bottles and VIP whiskey experiences. The Art of Bourbon event for the past two years has auctioned off some ultra-rare bottles, … Continue readingSpeed’s Art of Bourbon Auction, Sept. 24, to Feature Rare Whiskeys, Experiences

Investment Group Buys 1,000 Barrels of Bourbon from Wilderness Trail Distillery

Wave Financial Group announced it has purchased 1,000 barrels of bourbon from Wilderness Trail Distillery in Danville, Ky. Wave announced it had launched a limited-capacity real asset whiskey fund in March. The whiskey will continue to age another five or six years before it is … Continue readingInvestment Group Buys 1,000 Barrels of Bourbon from Wilderness Trail Distillery

Woodford Reserve to Release Special Bourbon Heritage Month Blend

Woodford Reserve announced the release of a limited-edition bourbon to celebrate Bourbon Heritage Month: Woodford Reserve Four Grain. The whiskey is a blend of the distillery’s four main expressions: Woodford Bourbon, Woodford Rye Whiskey, Woodford Malt Whiskey and Woodford Wheat Whiskey. Four Grain is part … Continue readingWoodford Reserve to Release Special Bourbon Heritage Month Blend

Basil Hayden to Release 10 Year Expression for Third Straight Year

Basil Hayden’s announced the release of its 10 year bourbon, the third straight year the whiskey has hit the market. The 10 year, which is now available in limited quantities, was bottled at 80 proof and distilled from a high-rye mash bill, aging in charred … Continue readingBasil Hayden to Release 10 Year Expression for Third Straight Year

Elijah Craig to Launch Inaugural Old Fashioned Week

Elijah Craig Bourbon, in partnership with PUNCH, announced it is launching an inaugural Old Fashioned Week, Oct. 16-25. The philanthropic goal for Old Fashioned Week will be donating up to $100,000 for the Restaurant Workers’ Community Foundation, an advocacy and action nonprofit created by and … Continue readingElijah Craig to Launch Inaugural Old Fashioned Week