WhiskyFest, Wine Country, Wedding

To start Whisk(e)y Wednesday, I need to share some personal news. A few of you might have noticed that there was no post last week, and I wasn’t around the store. I was actually out in San Francisco and Napa Valley studying wine and making the smartest decision of my...

101 Years of Russell’s

Fall is coming, and with it cooler temps, shorter daylight hours, and more chances to sit around a fire and drink America’s spirit, bourbon. We have been celebrating National Bourbon History Month by spotlighting some of the people that are most important to bourbon’s...

Bottled In Bond

To start things off, let’s highlight a few new whiskies that have graced our shelves recently. Whisky Advocate’s #18 Whisky of 2018 was Forty Creek’s Unity, and lucky for us, a couple bottles have landed in our lap to sell. Quantity is low, and this will be sold on a...

Bourbon Heritage Month

Happy National Bourbon Heritage Month to all the fellow bourbon lovers out there! In August of 2007, the United States Senate officially passed a bill recognizing September as National Bourbon Heritage Month after a campaign led by Kentucky Senator Jim Bunning. After...

Booker’s vs. Game of Thrones

We’re in the dog days of summer, kids are going back to school, and football hasn’t quite got into its full swing yet. There’s not much that is getting us out of the house right now, but how about some new whisk(e)y?! The last week has brought us a few new goodies in...

Weller Special Reserve

Last week I teased the Knob Creek Single Barrels that we have coming, a 120 proof bourbon and a 115 proof rye, but unfortunately there has been a few mishaps on the post-pick production side and we won’t see those barrels until likely sometime in November. Do not...