Evan Williams Celebrates Veteran and Craftsman Chris Cruise with American-Made Hero Bottle

Evan Williams is honoring Kentucky veteran Chris Cruise with his own American-Made Hero Bottle. Each year, the Heaven Hill bourbon brand selects six American-Made Heroes and presents each with a personalized American flag Evan Williams...
Bulleit Distilling Co whiskey and grain. Photography by ProofMediaMix.com

How Bulleit is Building Their Bourbon Future

As one of the most universally liked bourbons in the market today, Bulleit has distinguished itself among the competition in a comparably short time. It has become the first reached-for bottle of bartenders, and...
Sugar Maple surveys her kingdom at Nelson's Greenbriar Distillery, where she's affectionately known as "The Queen." Credit @ngbdistillery on Instagram.

Distillery Cats: Five Dutiful Whiskey Felines You Should Know

The whiskey world is always quick to recognize the contributions of its master distillers, but today we're recognizing an equally loyal, omnipresent force in whiskey making: the distillery cat. Though you may have only recently...
Tartine Manufactory Grilled Cheese Sandwich with Cowgirl Creamery Wagon Wheel, Mornay, Asparagus, Mint, Fava Greens & Spring Onions on Tartine Country Bread.

How to Build the Perfect Grilled Cheese (And Pick the Perfect Bourbon to Wash...

A grilled cheese is unequivocally good on a number of occasions. It’s the perfect food for watching golf on TV in the middle of the day on your couch. It’s a delight when you’re...
The Boulevard Spritz, with Phocus Sparkling Water.

The Caffeinated, Kentucky-Born Seltzer You’ll Want on Your Bar

It’s no secret that, when it comes to whiskey, Kentucky is one of the world’s most forward-thinking producers. But there’s another beverage that the commonwealth is on the cutting edge with: caffeinated seltzer. And...

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...
Amrut Fusion. Courtesy Amrut Indian Whisky.

Indian Whisky: Everything You Need to Know

The meteoric rise of Asian single malt is perhaps the most widely reported whisky story of the past decade. Japan and Taiwan have positioned themselves at the center of the spectacle, birthing liquids that...

Talking Turkey with Eddie Russell

This summer, Eddie and Jimmy Russell celebrated a combined 101 years of distilling. It was 37 years ago (and change, now) that “young” Eddie took his first job at Wild Turkey, inadvertently continuing the family...