Taster’s Tips

Cocktail recipes, tips, and stories from craft distillers for spirits aficionados.

WhistlePig Rye Whiskey

WhistlePig Rye Whiskey

Quickly becoming a household name You may have heard of it, but have you had the chance to taste WhistlePig yet? If not, try to get your hands on a bottle as soon as possible. Trust us, you won’t regret it. What makes WhistlePig so special you ask? We’ve have 4...

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Beware of Fraudulent Scotch

Beware of Fraudulent Scotch

One of the best known Scottish exports is scotch and the government is now working to make sure you’re getting the real thing. Generating over 6.6 billion a year and employing over 10,000 people, it’s a very important aspect of the Scottish economy. The British...

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Where Has All The Pappy Gone?

Where Has All The Pappy Gone?

Missing: America's favorite bourbon Before the Holidays there was an apparent inside heist that took one of Kentucky’s prized possessions out of commission, which left many Christmas stockings empty. There was no Pappy Van Winkle to be found anywhere and it still...

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Bourbon Family Tree

Bourbon Family Tree

Courtesy of: GQ. See a bigger version here. Whiskey ancestry. Cool stuff, eh? It’s pretty interesting to see how so many bourbons we know trace back to relatively few distilleries.Interested in trying great bourbon like this one? Join our bourbon of the month club for...

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Whiskey Tasting 101

Whiskey Tasting 101

You arrive to the latest gathering with your friends and you notice something a little different. The table is full of smaller bottles and tulip shaped glasses with stubby stems instead of the usual wine glasses. Once the golden liquid is poured into your glass, the...

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Pumpkin Spice Milkshake & Breckenridge Bourbon

Pumpkin Spice Milkshake & Breckenridge Bourbon

This Pumpkin Spice Milkshake is perfect for the Holiday season, starting with Halloween and going all the way through Christmas. With the addition of Breckenridge Bourbon, it will take the edge off of any event you may have to attend. Share it with your friends and...

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Tailgating + Bourbon + Chicken Wings = Awesome

Tailgating + Bourbon + Chicken Wings = Awesome

It’s tailgating time and we’ve got the perfect pairing of bourbon and wings for your next big game. These Smoked Honey Bourbon Chicken Wings will disappear before you know it. Not down to smoke the wings? Just make the Barbecue sauce and use it for pretty much...

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September Bourbon of the Month – Hillrock Solera

September Bourbon of the Month – Hillrock Solera

In September, our Bourbon of the Month Club Members received a bottle of Hillrock Solera Aged Bourbon. Besides producing some really tasty stuff, their distillery has racked up a lot of “cool points” from the Taster’s Club Team. Part of what makes them great is that...

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Peach Bourbon Pie

Peach Bourbon Pie

Fall is approaching and that means warm desserts, time with family and friends and rich flavors! Cooking with Bourbon adds a unique twist to any dish that you’re making and we wanted to share an amazing Peach Bourbon Pie with Bacon Brown Sugar Crumble from Food For My...

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