Blue Run Spirits’ 14-Year-Old Small Batch Bourbon is now available at select retailers in the U.S., with a special online offering nationwide. In addition to the retail product, a limited number of special “Reserve” bottles will be made available only through BlueRunSpirits.com July 7 at … Continue readingBlue Run Spirits Releases 14-Year Small Batch Bourbon
Kentucky Bourbon Hall of Famer Jim Rutledge teamed up with a group of whiskey lovers to create a debut release for the group’s new bourbon brand, Blue Run Spirits. The release is a 13-year-old Kentucky straight bourbon, bottled at 113 proof in uniquely shaped glass … Continue readingBlue Run Spirits Partners with Jim Rutledge for Debut 13 Year Bourbon Release
While at Four Roses yesterday, interviewing the new CEO and distiller, I noticed a sample bottle at the round, rotating table. The tall, long-necked bottle had a simple ink jet label with the words I’ve grown to covet the past few years: “Four Roses Limited … Continue readingI See You: Four Roses Limited Edition Small Batch
Not too long ago I was having drinks with a whiskey industry person, and he asked: “Why do all you writers love Four Roses so much?” It was a question I’ve pondered many times since and realized that nobody has really written a truly critical … Continue readingWhy Four Roses is the Bourbon Geek’s Darling; Whisky Icon Barrel Picks
If you’re a Four Roses fan, you’ll want to take note. A couple weeks ago at the Bourbon Classic, Four Roses master distiller Jim Rutledge said his favorite all-time Limited Edition Single Barrel was the 2011 LE Single Barrel. As it turns out, that was … Continue readingJim Says the Best Four Roses Single Barrel Ever is….