The massive selection in the modestly-sized Copper & Oak bar. Photo Courtesy Copper & Oak.

Where to Drink: Copper & Oak, New York’s Smallest Big Bar

Don’t confuse Copper & Oak for a cocktail bar. You won’t find mixed drinks, here; don’t ask for a twist, or even a splash of soda. No, you’re here for Copper & Oak’s unbelievable catalogue of...
The 2019 Woodford Reserve $1000 Julep.

Woodford Reserve’s 2019 $1,000 Mint Julep Has Deep Churchill Downs Ties

Woodford Reserve has unveiled their annual $1,000 Mint Julep, crafted with ingredients that have deep ties to Churchill Downs. The mint julep, although it's been a Kentucky Derby tradition since the 1820s, did not become...

Distilled Education: Four Whiskey Degrees You Can Get Online

Online whiskey classes are becoming popular for those who can’t attend classes. ​Whether you want to become a distiller and make you own whiskey, or are just seeking to have a greater appreciation of the...
The Rarities Bar at the 2018 Forecastle Bourbon Lodge. Photo by Cora Wagoner.

The Bourbon Review and Justins’ House of Bourbon to Present New Experiences at Forecastle

Forecastle Festival is teaming up with The Bourbon Review Magazine and Justins' House of Bourbon to take their bourbon game to new heights in 2019. The Bourbon Review will be presenting bourbon tastings with industry...

8 Premium Rums Whiskey Lovers Need to Try, According to the Bamboo Room’s Kevin...

Kevin Beary knows rum. One could even say that he’s obsessed with it. The accomplished Chicago-based barkeep cut his teeth at the Chicago Park Hyatt’s chic NoMi Lounge before taking over the beverage program...
Taylorton Station’s bar seats 10 for the Curated Cocktail Experience. Photo Courtesy Castle & Key.

Castle & Key Celebrates Spring with the Opening of Taylorton Station

Castle & Key is now inviting guests to enjoy the beautifully restored distillery with the reopening of Taylorton Station, and you don't have to sign up for a distillery tour to get in on...

The Best Irish Whiskey for Bourbon Lovers

For the American whiskey devotee, Irish whiskey offers a lot of welcoming options: in fact many Irish whiskeys can share quite a few common traits with the likes of bourbon and rye. We've assembled a...

The Harvard of Whiskey: Where Young American Craftsmen Go to Learn Distilling

If you want to get the most-prestigious academic education in winemaking, you enroll at the University of California at Davis. If you are a chef-in-the-making determined to get the best formal education in the...