Want a signed copy of #BourbonRebirth? Come to an upcoming book signing in Orlando, Louisville, Lexington, Frankfurt, Cincinnati, Toronto and Oklahoma City. I will be adding events for New York, D.C. and Louisville. September 21: Orlando, Sept. 21, 5 p.m. at Soco Restaurant This isn’t … Continue readingBourbon Rebirth Book Tour
The Kentucky Distillers Association announced the return of its popular event the Kentucky Bourbon Affair. KDA also announced a partnership with WhiskyLive USA, an interesting addition that will allow Sazerac and non-Kentucky whisky brands to participate in the bourbon-centric event. Louisville will serve as the … Continue readingKentucky Bourbon Affair Returns, Adds WhiskyLive
I’m excited to announce the Bourbon Curious book tour schedule. I hope you’ll come out to one of these upcoming signings for a signed book. If you cannot make one, I’m selling signed copied through Square. Follow me on Twitter and Facebook for tour updates. … Continue readingBourbon Curious Book Tour
Louisville added a new distillery to its growing list, and this one is planning bottled-in-bond bourbons and ryes. The Kentucky Peerless Distilling Company enjoyed its grand opening June 3 with friends, family and media in attendance. Family owned by descendants of 1800s-era distiller Henry Kraver, … Continue readingBottled-in-Bond Dreams at Peerless Distillery
The Kentucky bourbon industry learned non-aficionado consumers think of a bourbon tour as a “factory tour.” In focus groups funded by the Kentucky Department of Travel and Tourism, consumers from several cities offered new perspective on the Commonwealth’s “Bourbon Tourism” initiatives. The Commonwealth commissioned Illinois-based … Continue readingBourbon Tourism: Is it a Factory Tour or Napa Valley?
There’s the new car smell, new shoe smell and the new distillery smell—a lovely aroma of fresh wood, copper and sweet alcohol dripping off the shimmering still. At Copper & Kings Distillery, near a slaughterhouse in the Butchertown District of Louisville, I picked up a … Continue reading8 Fun Facts About the New Copper & Kings Distillery