WHISKEY 101

What is Bourbon?

What is Bourbon?

One of the most common questions for those just getting into bourbon is, what is bourbon? Stop me if you have heard this cliche...
Best Bourbon Under $20

The 8 Best Bourbons Under $20

Whether you are just starting out with bourbon or have been at it for many years, this list contains what I believe are the...
Van Winkle Family Reserve Lot B 12 Year and Old Rip Van Winkle 10 Year

How to Score a Bottle of Pappy Van Winkle

When people hear that my hobby is drinking, collecting and writing about whiskey, the conversations nearly always go in one direction. Have you ever had...

INTERVIEWS

Whiskeynowadays.com - Mike W. Interview

Interview with Mike of whiskeynowadays.com

When I was thinking about starting this website I knew that I wanted to get the voices of other whiskey and spirits lovers in...

WHISKEY & SPIRITS NEWS

W. L. Weller CYPB Bourbon Release News

W.L. Weller to Release Bourbon Designed by Fans

Some of you may remember Buffalo Trace's "Craft Your Perfect Bourbon" website that they created a few years back. The intended purpose of the...

DISTILLERY TOURS

Nelson's Green Brier Distillery, Nashville, TN

Nelson’s Green Brier Distillery Tour

Back in October of 2015, I took a business trip to Nashville, TN where I had lived in 2008 and 2009 while working in...

REVIEWS

Kentucky Bourbon Whiskey by Michael Veach Book Review

“Kentucky Bourbon Whiskey: An American Heritage” Review

Kentucky Bourbon Whiskey: An American Heritage by Michael R. Veach University Press of Kentucky (2013) I tend to spend a lot of time thinking about, reading about,...