Tag Archives: whiskey humor

Hammerstone’s Beard Guide

  Fall is a time for many things – football, raking leaves, and regrettably, turtlenecks. It’s also the best time to grow a beard. Fall is the time when men forsake formality in favor of comfort. Plus, it’s getting cold. And if you’re going to start wearing a sweater on your body, there’s no reason why […]

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There’s both good and bad news.

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How I met my favorite drinking buddy.

A short drinking story. Several years ago I had a night where I had a few too many drinks. I woke up the next morning and I wasn’t alone. No, I didn’t meet a girl, but there was this really sweet dog asleep on the foot of my bed. I had no idea where he […]

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What do you notice?

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Bourbon is the key to success.

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Know your enemies.

Many cask-aged type liquors take on important flavor characteristics from the barrels they are aged in. The natural oils in the wood leach into the distillate over time and contain a large part of the residual flavor profile that will mark that particular spirit. These oils, although dissolved in alcohol, will partially congeal or “close […]

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Prohibition. Now there’s an idea.

There’s really only one reason why Prohibition failed, and it’s because the idea was insanely friggin’ stupid.  

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Practice positive thinking.

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They say very few of us have any idea what it’s like living in a goldfish bowl, except, for those of us who are goldfish.

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Is it time yet?

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