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Grandpa Pappy - The Van Winkle Tradition

I have the honor and privilege of stating that I tried Pappy Van Winkle’s Family Reserve 20 year old this past week. Seeing as how the most expensive bottle of Whisk(e)y I’ve had until that point was a $120 bottle of Scotch Whisky, I had a theory that the exceptionally expensive Whisk(e)ys were just one huge marketing ploy. 180 more words

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Chalkboard Art #9

New York City streets are filled with a lot of things: people, dogs, trash, mysterious things you’re better off not knowing what they are…but my favorite things NYC sidewalks offer are Chalkboard Art.  

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Jim Beam Honey, 35%

A sample of this has been sitting in my cupboard for, I think, a few years now. I got it from BG, a whisky buddy who’s a huge Jim Beam fan and obviously had this on his shelf. 446 more words

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Chalkboard Art #7

New York City streets are filled with a lot of things: people, dogs, trash, mysterious things you’re better off not knowing what they are…but my favorite things NYC sidewalks offer are Chalkboard Art.

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Small Batch Bourbon: Is This the Holy Grail?

As kids, we have all sung the ice cream song.

I scream,
You scream,

We all scream for ice cream!

The arguments for and against small batch bourbon distilling and blending often strike me with the same tone. 720 more words

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THE WHISKEY EXTRAVAGANZA

As I am sure most of my returning readers are aware. I went to a gala event on May 1st in Dallas hosted by The Scotch Malt Whisky Society… 687 more words

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Review: Bulleit Rye Frontier Whiskey

Bulleit traces its heritage back to 1830 when tavern keeper Augustus Bulleit (after a few experimental trials) created his Bulleit Bourbon and began to market his whiskey both locally and then later to areas outside of… 226 more words

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