America’s Best Bourbon Bars: Northeast Region – 2017

Brandy Library, Manhattan, NY: Boasting over 900 bottles of spirits and 100 cocktails to choose from their legendary menu, the Brandy Library has one of the best collections of vintage and new whiskies in...

America’s Best Bourbon Bars: Midwest Region – 2017

Big Star, Chicago, Ill:  Big Star uses a unique combination of tacos, $3 Bourbon shots and classic country music to drawl in its standing room only crowds at night.  It also only carries whiskies...
Old Forester Distilling Co.

Old Forester’s George’s Bar Will Be Your Favorite Part of the Distillery Tour

There's another reason to visit Old Forester Distilling Co.: the bar. The downtown Louisville distillery is set to open George’s Bar to visitors this week. Named for founder George Garvin Brown (who marketed the first...

Where to Drink: San Francisco’s Elixir Bar, Open Since 1858

There are certain bars that seem perfectly suited to drinking whiskey. Some are rich with mahogany and leather, the kind of place you’d want to light up a cigar; others, relaxed and easy, with...

America’s Best Bourbon Bars 2019 – Northeast Region

<<< PREVIOUS | Bourbon Country                                Midwest Region | NEXT>>> America's Best Bourbon Bars in the Northeast are spread from NYC to...
The shelves at Maysville hold over 150 whiskies. Credit Maysville NYC.

Where to Drink: Maysville, New York’s Southern Food Safe Harbor

One part Kentucky, one part New York City, the Flatiron district bar and restaurant Maysville is one of the best places in the city to settle in and sip through bourbons to your heart’s...

America’s Best Bourbon Bars 2019 – South Region

<<< PREVIOUS | Midwest Region                                     West Region | NEXT>>> Bourbon bars in the south are more likely than other...
Husk Charleston. Photo by Andrew Cebulka.

Where to Drink: Husk Charleston

Well-known and universally acclaimed as a restaurant that celebrates the ingredients and culinary traditions of America’s South, Husk, in Charleston, has been honored with any number of accolades, from Bon Appétit and Esquire 2011 “Best...