Varanese Restaurant is an eclectic Mediterranean style restaurant in the Historic Clifton neighborhood in Louisville, Kentucky opened by Chef John Varanese in 2007. Fresh ingredients, prepared with a creative flair and a culturally diverse menu and a Varanese’s eclectic menu boasts an array of options from stuffed grape leaves, and fried green tomato salad, to… Read more »

Z’s Fusion, Louisville, Kentucky

The eclectic and elegant, Z’s Fusion is on the Urban Bourbon Trail. Z’s Fusion specializes in Euro-Asian Fusion cuisine using the freshest local ingredients available. The bar stocks over 50 Bourbons, and several appetizers, entrees and a dessert feature the magic ingredient. For a truly unique Bourbon experience, try the Cherry Pipe Tobacco-infused Maker’s Mark… Read more »

Proof On Main at 21c Museum Hotel, Louisville Kentucky has covered many stories at Proof on Main at 21c Museum Hotel in Louisville. Proof’s large spirits collection is highlighted by an impressive selection of 50 of Kentucky’s finest Bourbons which are presented below along with a the 21c Signature Cocktail menu for you to view. Named one of the “Best New Restaurants of… Read more »

The Old Seelbach Bar, Louisville, Kentucky

The Old Seelbach Bar is located in the hotel that served as F. Scott Fitzgerald’s inspiration for The Great Gatsby. It has been restored to its authentic, early 1900’s décor. The expansive Bourbon bar has been described as “one of the finest stretches of mahogany in the country” by Gary Regan, author of The Book… Read more »

Maker’s Mark Bourbon House & Lounge, Louisville Kentucky has been partying in the Maker’s Mark Bourbon House in Louisville’s Fourth Street Live! for many years now. More than just Maker’s Mark Bourbon available here, see the menu of Bourbon Flights and the scrumptious food menu with dishes made with Maker’s Mark below. Maker’s Mark Bourbon House is part of Louisville’s Urban Bourbon… Read more »

Jockey Silks Bourbon Bar, Galt House, Louisville, Kentucky

There are Bourbons at Jockey Silks which you will rarely find anywhere else. Cozy up to a fire and the old world décor of wood, leather and horse-racing memorabilia in one of city’s oldest Bourbon bars. Jockey Silks is located in the Galt House Hotel & Suites, Jockey Silks features 165 varieties of Bourbon –… Read more »

The Brown Hotel Bar, Louisville, Kentucky

Enjoy an Old-Fashioned cocktail in the lavish lobby bar of the Brown Hotel that Southern Living Magazine describes as “straight from a 1930’s movie set”. At this treasured 1923 landmark, the famous “Hot Brown” was created to satisfy the cravings of the late-night dance crowd. Sample one for yourself, and take a browse below of… Read more »

Bourbons Bistro, Louisville Kentucky has covered Bourbons Bistro extensively over the past several years with video episode including the one linked below on Also check out the Bourbon list of over 130 Bourbons below at Bourbons Bistro. As part of the Urban Bourbon Trail, Bourbons Bistro in on Historic Frankfort Avenue in Louisville. Bourbons Bistro is the… Read more »

Baxter Station, Louisville, Kentucky

An 1892 tavern, minutes from downtown near Distillery Commons. Once a neighborhood watering hole, now a comfortable, casual bistro. Bar includes a fine selection, including Pappy Van Winkle Family Reserve 15, 20 and 23-year-old. The menu represents a melting pot of international and regional American cuisine. Baxter Station 1201 Payne Street 502-584-1635

BLU at Marriott, Louisville, Kentucky

Part of Louisville’s Urban Bourbon Trail. For a modern Louisville experience, step into a fresh new space of contemporary design at BLU. Sample 50 Bourbons, Bourbon-infused appetizers and Bourbon flights in the heart of the city at the Downtown Marriott. The Bar at BLU 280 W. Jefferson St. 502-627-5045