Tag Archives: American whiskey

Old Forester – The Original Innovator

Old Forester  has been sold continuously for over 140 years, longer than any other brand of bourbon on the market. When Old Forester was first introduced in 1873, it was the first bourbon sold exclusively in sealed bottles. Available initially in pharmacies as a medicinal product, bottles of Old Forester were sealed to safeguard against adulteration and substitution […]

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Job Opening: Kid Rock’s Bartender

Jim Beam offers $10,000 and a chance to tend bar for a rock & roll icon. Jim Beam and Kid Rock have partnered up to create one hell of a summer internship; touring the country with Kid Rock as his personal bartender while being generously compensated along the way. Fans can enter Jim Beam’s Mix […]

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Uprising – A True American Spirit

Can America make a great malt whiskey? Michael Reppucci seems to think it’s possible. In fact, he left his job and put his life savings on the line to prove it. Reppucci is no fool though, he recruited Master Distiller David Pickerell to help him try to turn the American liquor industry on end. So […]

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A Trifecta of New American Whiskey

3 New American Whiskeys The country’s greatest spirits aren’t all from Kentucky and Tennessee anymore. Here are three to try from Oregon, Virginia and Vermont. Whipper Snapper Oregon Spirit Whiskey A blend of distilled malted barley and clear corn whiskey that spends, on average, a year in a variety of casks, including Pinot Noir barrels. […]

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