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Thank the Scots-Irish settlers in early America for bringing their whiskey traditions to our shores. Barrel-aged bourbon became a Kentucky specialty and is distinguished by being at least 51% corn mash and being held in charred oak barrels. Join the conversation about it, and find more info and recipes... Show More

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Jack Daniel's is not Bourbon.

by therealbigtasty 11 years ago

It seems a little pompous on my part to say so, yes, but Jack Daniel's is not bourbon. We should protest calling it ...


BigG commented 2 months ago

Need a Make-Ahead Bourbon Cocktail - Pitcher Recipe

by rp17 2 months ago

I'm having a party next weekend and want to make a pitcher of cocktails that my guests can easily pour for themselves...


rp17 commented 2 months ago

Vanilla beans

by nuraman00 4 months ago

If the description says "very dry", is that good? I also just read there's a difference between "extract beans" an...


nuraman00 commented 4 months ago

Ah, Another Fix In Search of a Problem...

by kaleokahu 4 months ago

A taste of things to come?


danlind3 commented 4 months ago

Bourbon Whisky Tasting and Ranking Results... also Bourbon & Coke taste ratings

by Chicago Mike 11 years ago

Having a little extra time on my hands over the holidays I conducted an impromptu Bourbon Whisky tasting event this w...


stevewi commented 6 months ago

Alternative to Buffalo Trace?

by Indy 67 6 months ago

The past two trips to a major liquor store, about three weeks ago and today, I've been told that Buffalo Trace is ha...


curseofleisure commented 6 months ago

Old fashioned cocktails, bourbon or rye whiskey?

by Jack2 3 years ago

I was originally going to get some bourbon but from reading this it seems like I'd like rye whiskey better. http:/...


davis_sq_pro commented 6 months ago

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Rocca's Market | San Martin

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 6 months ago

Last week I got out of southbound traffic in San Martin. I took the opportunity to check out Rocca's Market. Inside I...

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The Bourbon Barrel | Sonora Gold Country

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 8 months ago

After striking out with an uninspired dinner at Emberz,

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Ben Milam bourbon

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by tim irvine 10 months ago

Try this new bourbon. It is lovely. Double gold in SF. I have tasted the rye which is about to hit the shelves in ...

Pappy Van Winkle Bourbon (Dallas)

by Kbice 8 years ago

Spirits in Deep Ellum used to carry this but not anymore. Does anyone know where I can find it in Dallas......thanks ...


DukeCityGrl66 commented 1 year ago

Holiday Cocktails at Elixir - San Francisco

by Melanie Wong 2 years ago

Thanks to this tip from "oniontears", a friend joined me last week for a couple rounds of holiday cocktails at Elixir...

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Melanie Wong commented 1 year ago

Blanton's Straight from the Barrell

by Ali G 1 year ago

I've heard that Blanton's SFTB is only distributed in international markets and sometimes available domestically at c...

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Ali G commented 1 year ago

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Booker's Bourbon Price Increase

by patsully 1 year ago

This is a bummer for Booker's fans, but an interesting look at big company strategy in the face of increasing popular...

Whiskey Cocktails

by Sami7 1 year ago

Which type of Whiskey is used more in Cocktails, Bourbon or Blended Whiskey?


davis_sq_pro commented 1 year ago

The Boulevardier

by tomjb27 5 years ago

Can someone explain why this is better with rye vs bourbon? It's a eminently drinkable failure every time I've made i...


585bartender commented 1 year ago

Where to buy Bourbon retail

by Jomacp 2 years ago

Looking for a gift. Who sells hard to find bourbon, or what liquor stores have the best selection of bourbon, prefera...


CocoDan commented 1 year ago

JW Blue Label Alternative [insert collective groan here]

by Icantread 1 year ago

Hi All, I know it's an obnoxious request, and I've decided to go ahead with it anyway, so let me begin with a big ...


stevewi commented 1 year ago

Favorite Fall Cocktails?

by DashBitters 1 year ago

What are everyone's favorite flavors for fall cocktails? Pumpkin & cinnamon are high on the list, but I'm open to...


davis_sq_pro commented 1 year ago