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Evan Williams 1989 Single Barrel Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey

Editor’s note: We’re republishing this article from our archive as part of a reorganization of the site’s content. Evan Williams 1989 Single  Barrel Kentucky Straight  Bourbon Whiskey by F. Sot Fitzgerald O.K.- a quick lesson in bourbons. What’s the difference between a single barrel bourbon and your typical bourbon? The latter is mixed, the former […]

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Six Heaven Hill Bourbons Reviewed: Cabin Still, Henry McKenna, Fighting Cock, Elijah Craig, and Evan Williams

Editor’s note: We’re republishing this article from our archive as part of a reorganization of the site’s content. Six Heaven Hill Bourbons by  F. Sot Fitzgerald Heaven Hill Distilleries is a whale in the world of Bourbon.  They are located in Bardstown, Kentucky, and have been churning out many brands of whiskey since 1935. On […]

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Labrot & Graham Woodford Reserve Distiller’s Select Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey

It is not often that the Wall Street Journal profiles a distiller. But it did just this last April when it published a piece on Chris Morris of Labrot & Graham.  In part, this was due to Morris’s widely acknowledged expertise—the man really knows his whiskey. The article also likely was motivated by the success […]

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Angel’s Envy and Jim Beam Devil’s Cut Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey

Most whiskey drinkers have heard abut the angel’s share—that portion of the spirit that evaporates while the spirit is aging in a cask. Two new products have come to market in the past year that play off that nomenclature—Angel’s Envy and Jim Beam Devil’s Cut.  Both of these products are straight Bourbon whiskeys, which means they have […]

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