Editors’ Picks: Best Whiskey Bottles to Gift This Holiday Season at Every Price

If you're reading this, you probably agree with us that whiskey is one of the most thoughtful gifts you can share with friends and family during the holidays. But in a culture where the...
Jim Rutledge at Castle & Key Distillery

Retirement for Jim Rutledge Means Two Distilleries Instead of One

Former Four Roses Master Distiller Jim Rutledge's retirement has doubled the amount of work he's doing in the whiskey world these days, or at least the number of distilleries where his talents are finding...

Using Oak Barrels to Age Whiskey

Whiskey Barrels - Oak Gives Real Character to the Whiskey   Whiskey barrels and the interaction between the oak and the whiskey and is one of the most interesting, if not completely understood components of the...

25-Year-Old Van Winkle Bourbon To Be Released This Spring

This just in from Buffalo Trace: An extra special, one-time bottling of Van Winkle bourbon will soon be released. Only 11 barrels comprise this very small batch bourbon, making the 710 bottles especially rare and...

America's 55 Best Bourbon Bars

Here at The Bourbon Review, we get asked all the time, “What’s your favorite Bourbon?”  It seems our answers never really satisfy folks - mainly because there are so many damn good Bourbons out...
High Dollar Bourbons

Top Shelf Bourbon Prices

By Robbie Clark As the U.S. divisions director of category management for Liquor Barn, a series of massive spirits emporiums, Brad Williams decided that his stores wouldn’t stock bottles of the new Michter’s Celebration Sour...

Bourbon Barrel Products – Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions About Your White Oak Bourbon Barrel Now that you know about the potential of a Bourbon Review Barrel, you probably have a lot of questions. We at the Bourbon Review want to make...

America’s Best Bourbon Bars: West Region – 2017

Hard Water, San Francisco, CA: Chef Charles Phan knows his way around Bourbon Country. He’s visited Willet, Heaven Hill and Buffalo Trace Distilleries to select personal-barrels. Phan says, “The hardest part is not to...