Wadmalaw Island, South Carolina’s Firefly Distillery has unveiled the first ever sweet tea bourbon. Firefly Distillery Co-Founder Scott Newitt spoke with BourbonBlog.com as he was boarding a plane to the Virgin Islands today. “I love Bourbon. By no means is ours a high brow Bourbon,” Newitt tells BourbonBlog.com. “It reminds me of the first Bourbons… Read more »

Maker’s Mark Bourbon Wins Over Jose Cuervo Tequila, do you think they look the same?

Maker’s Mark tells BourbonBlog.com that they have won a judgment confirming that its distinctive and famous free-form red wax seal coating is a well-known and valid trademark. The lawsuit was triggered by  a special bottling of Jose Cuervo Anejo Tequila Reserva De La Familia being dipped in a red wax. BourbonBlog.com recently took at look at… Read more »

Celebratory Shots for Final Four Finishes by Stephen Dennison

The time of year for March Madness parties has arrived again. Across America people entertain friends, anxiously waiting for the triumphant buzzer that announces their team’s place in the big dance. Bourbonblog.com would like to show you how to make the final, game winning shot that places the cap on your own final four experience,… Read more »

Empty John Calipari Makers Mark Bottles Sold For Charity And UK Fans Lining Up To Buy Full Bottles

UK basketball fans across the country and the Kentucky have been e-mailing, calling and visting BourbonBlog.com because of the popularity of the Maker’s Mark/Keeneland annual limited edition charitable bottle this year honoring University of Kentucky basketball coach John Calipari as we originally told you about it in this story. Tthousands Maker’s Mark lovers in Kentucky… Read more »

Easter Brunch at Proof on Main, Louisville, Kentucky

The early bird may get the worm, but those that do brunch get mimosas at Proof on Main’s Easter Brunch this Sunday, April 4th. They are ccelebrating Easter with a special Spring Brunch in Louisville, Kentucky. Chef Michael Paley has crafted a special a la carte menu that we have presented below that is sure… Read more »