Louisville area whiskey enthusiasts and fans of BourbonBlog: this Friday Garden & Gun Magazine along with Stitzel-Weller Distillery in Shively, Kentucky will celebrate the first ever Garden & Gun Texas magazine issue with a cocktail event featuring The Roosevelt Room of Austin, Texas, and Blade & Bow Bourbon Whiskey. Article by Bourbon expert Tom Fischer as he plans on being at the Block party event. Article by Bourbon expert Tom Fischer as he too plans on being at the Block Party Event!
Very limited edition Jefferson’s Reserve Twin Oak Extra Aged at Sea Bourbon Whiskey is only available at the distillery at 106 proof. Fully matured Kentucky straight bourbon whiskey that is finished in proprietary barrels made in collaboration with Independent Stave Company and Jefferson’s Bourbon Jefferson’s then sent them on an ocean voyage.
Amazonian Rainforest-grown tobacco in its blend, CAO Amazon Basin is a small batch, limited edition expression originally released in 2014. In January 2023, Amazon Basin will be taken to the next level with the release of CAO Amazon Basin Extra Añejo.
Old Forester took its beloved 1910 expression and aged it in a second barrel for 24 months. Master Taster Melissa Rift said the whiskey aptly earned its special name – Old Forester Extra Extra Old. For Extra Extra Old, the brand experimented by leaving the 1910 whisky in the heavily charred secondary barrel for two years.
Jim Beam releases the new Batch Booker’s Bourbon is proud to release the fourth and final batch of the 2022 Collection as Booker’s “Pinkie’s Batch” At cask strength, it is now available for Christmas, and at a barrel-strength proof of 122.4, it is 6 years, 10 months, and 10 days of age.
Orphan Barrel Whisky Co. releases the third and final Single Grain Scotch Whisky in its series with Muckety-Muck 26-Year-Old Scotch Whisky. The whisky is from the Port Dundas Distillery in Glascow, Sctoland which closed in 2010, as blend pays homage to the 24 and 25-Year-Old Muckety-Muck bottles yet has a distinct profile on its own as the oldest whisky in the collection.
Patrón Tequila releases Patrón El Alto, crafted with Extra Añejo and blended with Añejo and Reposado tequilas. It is made from Weber Blue Agave grown in the highest parts of Jalisco, Mexico, with 11 types of barrels, mostly hybrid barrels of American oak body and French oak heads.
New Jefferson’s Bourbon distillery will be built as a state-of-the-art, carbon neutral distillery, with related aging warehouses in Marion County. Pernod Ricard will invest approximately $250 million over five years to build both the distillery and a world-class visitor center facility that will welcome whiskey aficionados on the historic South Trail of Kentucky Bourbon.
A whiskey Gift Idea that we suggest Flaviar’s 2022 Whiskey Advent Calendar for the Bourbon lovers you are shopping for. This is a carefully-curated chest of 24 world whiskies that is available online and in retail shops.
Hard Truth Distilling Co Mater Distiller Bryan Bryan Smith joins Bourbon experts to do a live tasting of the Origin Series – three, limited-supply, single barrel whiskeys crafted in Kentucky. Ttheir distillery is based in Nashville, Indiana, but this very limited collection happened during Hard Truth’s early exploration into what is now their distinguished whiskey portfolio, including the award-winning Hard Truth Sweet Mash Rye Whiskey.