BourbonBlog.com raises a toast to celebrate Louisville’s Urban Bourbon Trail’s 1st Birthday today! If you are in Louisville today, our friends from Bourbon Country tell us they’d like to see you! They will be at all Urban Bourbon Trail locations throughout the day. Each establishment has drink specials and and there will be free prizes…. Read more »

 
Kid Rock and Red Stag

“A Different Breed of Bourbon” is joining forces with a different Breed of Rock Star to Support America’s Military. BourbonBlog.com has just learned from Jim Beam that Red Stag by Jim Beam, the new black cherry-infused bourbon will partner with multi-platinum superstar, Kid Rock, as the headline sponsor of Kid Rock’s 2009 Rock N’ Rebels Tour…. Read more »

 
When your favorite rockstar loves bourbon…John Wesley Harding podcast

It all started when I was reading PopMatters.com and John Wesley Harding described his love for Pogue and explained that Booker’s and Baker’s are “so good, they’re almost undrinkable.” His new album Who Was Changed and Who Was Dead was already in my spin, so I needed no further excuse to do this podcast interview… Read more »

 
Kentucky Bourbon Trail Rolls Out New Logo

Kentucky Distillers’ Association tells BourbonBlog.com that the world-famous Kentucky Bourbon Trail is introducing a new logo, brochure, souvenir passport and commemorative t-shirt to mark its 10th anniversary and to celebrate National Travel and Tourism Week. “This is a significant milestone for one of Kentucky’s most popular tourism attractions,” said Eric Gregory, President of the Kentucky… Read more »

 
Barnstable Brown

Nick Lachey, Bobby Flay, Travis Tritt, En Vogue and other celebrity guests make their way down the red carpet and BourbonBlog.com talks with them at The 2009 Barnstable Brown Derby Eve Gala. Barnstable Brown benefits the Barnstable Brown Kentucky Diabetes and Obesity Center.

 
Bobby Flay at Barnstable Brown Derby Eve Gala

Food Network Host and celebrity chef Bobby Flay tells BourbonBlog.com how he enjoys his bourbon at Barnstable Brown Gala. Barnstable Brown benefits the Barnstable Brown Kentucky Diabetes and Obesity Center. More from the galas coming soon. ×

 
Derby Eve Galas Barnstable Brown and Mint Jubilee

View the photo gallery and sideshow below from the Mint Jubilee Gala raising funds for James Brown Graham Cancer Center and Barnstable Brown benefiting Barnstable Brown Kentucky Diabetes and Obesity Center. All photos by Mary Roffers Photography.

 
Guy Fieri at the Marriot Oaks Bourbon Brunch Benefiting Home of the Innocents

Food Network host and celebrity chef Guy Fieri joins The Modern Mixologist Tony Abou-Ganim for the Marriott Oaks Bourbon Brunch to benefit Home of the Innocents in the video below… × Photos of Oaks Bourbon Brunch by Mary Roffers Photography

 
Backside of Churchill Downs, Wednesday morning

Only three days until The 135th Kentucky Derby and BourbonBlog.com takes you to the Backside of Churchill Downs. We begin our day walking around the stables, meeting new friends and characters that bring Churchill Downs to life! Video below… ×

 
Four Roses Julep Contest not your typical Mint Julep Recipe

Louisville bartenders and mixologists are challenged to create new versions of classic Mint Julep Bourbon Cocktails with Four Roses Bourbon. We samples these “”Rose Julep” creations at the cocktail competition at Sully’s Tavern on 4th Street Live. ×