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Meet the new inductees of the Bourbon Hall of Fame

Meet the new inductees of the Bourbon Hall of Fame

This year’s Kentucky Bourbon Hall of Fame inductees are three individuals who should have earned the honor years ago. The theme amongst them is they were all extremely active in tourism, which has become the industry’s greatest political ally. Dry counties see the revenue taxes […]

Bourbon Rebirth: The Brands That Saved The Spirit, Part 3 (Top 5)

Bourbon Rebirth: The Brands That Saved The Spirit, Part 3 (Top 5)

In celebration of #BourbonRebirth, I’ve named the 15 most-important brands (not distilleries) for bringing bourbon back. My criteria for creating this list was who made the biggest impact through sales, quality, marketing, innovation and trendsetting since 1980, a year this beloved spirit was left for […]