Rss

Archives for : Info

Buffalo Trace announces 2016 Antique Collection

Buffalo Trace announces 2016 Antique Collection

The annual Buffalo Trace Antique Collection press release came out today.  Some interesting notes: Stagg is 144.1 proof this year, that’s crazy...

Read More

Beam blew it with the Knob Creek 2001 release.

Beam blew it with the Knob Creek 2001 release.

I don’t know if Beam Suntory handles the marketing for Knob Creek, or if an outside company does, but someone really blew it with this release. ...

Read More

Top 10 dumb things overheard in the bourbon world.

Top 10 dumb things overheard in the bourbon...

1)  Keep hunting ya’ll, it’s still out there [posts picture of some nice score at a store].  No it isn’t.  You got lucky as hell and...

Read More

Buffalo Trace announces Seasoned Wood…1st big rare release of 2016.

Buffalo Trace announces Seasoned Wood…1st...

FRANKFORT, FRANKLIN COUNTY, KY (Feb. 29, 2016) – Buffalo Trace Distillery continues its homage to former Distillery owner Colonel E. H. Taylor, Jr. with...

Read More

Subourbia’s Definitive Newbie Guide to Bourbon

Subourbia’s Definitive Newbie Guide...

What is Bourbon? Before you ask me that, ask me what is Whiskey. Umm, ok.  What is Whiskey? Thank you for asking.  Whiskey is any distilled spirit that...

Read More

5 Liquor Stores worth visiting in Atlanta for Bourbon or Rye

Disclaimer number 1  – I have not visited every liquor store in Atlanta and the surrounding neighborhoods.  I’ve probably been to at least...

Read More

2015 George T. Stagg proof appears to be….

138.2, just .1 percent higher than 2014, according to the brand profile page on Sazerac.com: http://www.sazerac.com/BrandPortfolio.aspx?parent=GS99&PCID=7&FID=231&NBid=1...

Read More

Smooth Ambler halting production on Old Scout Rye.

It was mentioned first on Reddit and confirmed on Twitter earlier today.  Smooth Ambler is halting production on their Old Scout Rye for the time being. ...

Read More

A recap of the bourbon meet up in Atlanta – 1/17/2015

A recap of the bourbon meet up in Atlanta...

I waited for the right moment to pop the question.  I noticed she was smiling looking at the TV, so I knew this was the right time.  “Honey, you...

Read More

5 things I learned about Bourbon in 2014…

5 things I learned about Bourbon in 2014…

1)  It’s not all about Pappy.  Pretend the entire hype surrounding Pappy didn’t exist and you went to a store and paid $69.99 for a 15 year...

Read More