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Welcome To Warehouse X, Where The Distillers Are Attempting To Make The Perfect Bourbon

Welcome To Warehouse X, Where The Distillers Are Attempting To Make The Perfect Bourbon

Warehouse X doesn’t sound like somewhere you wanna be. Whether you’re talking superhero universe or regular non-spandexed human life, warehouses are generally reserved for angry foreman hauntings and terrible, glow-stick thrusting raves. Another alternative: they never quite named the place, but we’re pretty sure Warehouse X is where they took Mel Gibson’s character in Conspiracy […]

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A Shortcut To Aged Whiskey? Product Testing The Oak Barrel

A Shortcut To Aged Whiskey? Product Testing The Oak Barrel

When a product claims to revolutionize a particular market, especially with some kind of fast-forward effect, a lot of us run to the store, purchase said product, and slather it all over our bodies, friends, and pets. Ask anyone who’s used a “rapid wrinkle repair” cream or tried to “Bulk up!!” or “Lose two dress sizes!!!” […]

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What’s The Deal With Pappy Van Winkle?

What’s The Deal With Pappy Van Winkle?

Not asking the way Jerry Seinfeld asks what’s the deal with airport peanuts (actually…does he ever do that?). Asking in the way people fairly interested in bourbon, semi-versed in distilling history, and completely out-priced to enter the annual mosh pit Pappy craze, might ask: with a bit of terror, a bit of annoyance, and just […]

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The 10 Best Whiskies To Use In An Old Fashioned

The 10 Best Whiskies To Use In An Old Fashioned

There are two kinds of people in this world (or three kinds, including people who try to defend Star Wars Episodes 1 through 3). But among drinkers, there’s the kind who’ve had an Old Fashioned, and those who haven’t. Within those categories are further subdivisions: those who’ve not only had an Old Fashioned cocktail, but […]

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The Bourbon Breakdown

The Bourbon Breakdown

Bourbon is one of the most popular spirits out there. But what actually makes bourbon, bourbon? And how do you tell the differences in quality? This video breaks down all you need to know about bourbon, turning you into an expert in just a few minutes.

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A Beginner’s Guide For Bourbon Virgins

A Beginner’s Guide For Bourbon Virgins

Bourbon was not my entrée into the world of spirits, but it has increasingly become my drink of choice. In fact I was a single malt enthusiast and a wine collector long before I had my first bourbon. Like many others, I have a great history with single malts, and I’ve spent the better part of […]

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