Tucked away under a Japanese restaurant in an unassuming area of the Hudson Valley, it already feels like the best escape ever. Welcome to Fuchsia Tiki Bar in New Paltz, New York. Bourbon expert Tom Fischer hands with owner Anton Kinloch for a podcast interview and a tiki cocktail recipe.
As No Time To Die is released and the movie features Blackwell Rum , we share a James Bond story and interview with Geoff Curley telling the story of funder Chris Blackwell, who as a young man, worked as a production assistant on Dr. No in 1962, later purchased Ian Fleming’s Goldeneye estate, and became Goldeneye Luxury Resort. Blackwell Fine Jamaican Rum is featured in the film.
291 Colorado Whiskey brings back unique whiskeys to the market for the season – 291 Bad Guy Colorado Whiskey, 291 HR (High Rye) Colorado Bourbon Whiskey, and 291 Colorado M (Maple) Whiskey. The whiskeys will roll out throughout the fall with Bad Guy available on October 9, High Rye on November 6, and Maple on November 22.
As enthusiasts continue to enter the category and become more adventurous, distillers are pushing the boundaries in American whiskey, one trend is the use of peat to give an American whiskey scotch appeal. Buzzard’s Roost Sippin’ Rye Whiskeys are getting a peat-smoked flavor from their proprietary secondary barrel.
The cocktail joins the ranks of Dark ’n Stormy, Sazerac, Pain Killer, and Hand Grenade® in the line-up of trademarked cocktails. Here is the whiskey recipe for White Whiskey Cocktails: The Whiskarita® which was created by Distillery 291’s Michael Myers.
Savage and Cooke Distillery’s new 17-year-old limited edition Bourbon Whiskey is “Guero.” According to Savage & Cooke, only 900 cases have been released. At 108 proof, it retails for $199.99 for a 750 ml bottle. We speak with winemaker and Savage & Cooke founder Dave Phinney.
King of Kentucky Bourbon Whiskey is returning this year with the release of its fourth edition. While the majority of this year’s volume will remain in Kentucky, the expression will also be available in limited quantities in Illinois and Ohio. Chris Morris tells us more.
Kentucky Peerless Distilling Co. of Louisville is releasing the new Peerless Double Oak Bourbon Whiskey. It will join Kentucky Peerless Rye Whiskey and Kentucky Peerless as a permanent offering.
Omni Louisville Hotel will host a handcrafted luxury bourbon whiskey experience for bourbon fans and collectors at the first annual Kentucky Southern Social, Thursday, September 16 through Saturday, September 18.
× Jack Daniel’s Distillery Assistant Distiller Lexie Phillips will join BourbonBlog.com‘s Tom Fischer for a live tasting of the new Jack Daniel’s 10-Year-Old Tennessee Whiskey on Wednesday, Sept. 8 at 8 pm ET on the YouTube link above. Phillips was recently named Assistant Distiller, making her the first woman to serve in that official capacity… Read more »