Tag: Van Winkle

Van Winkles going after counterfeiters

As I write in my new book, “Barrel Strength Bourbon,” the thirst for hard-to-find Pappy Van Winkle has reached such epic proportions that empty Pappy bottles are being sold online for $200 — often purchased by counterfeiters who refill them…

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Bulleit Frontier Whiskey Experience

3860 Fitzgerald Road, Louisville, KY 40216 bulleitexperience.com, 502-475-3325 PRODUCTS: Bulleit Bourbon, Bulleit Bourbon 10 Year Old, Bulleit Rye This bourbon experience is located in the former Stitzel-Weller Distillery, which opened on Derby Day in 1935 and was run by Julian “Pappy” Van…

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Even more bourbon-related gift ideas!

As promised, here are more gift ideas for the bourbon lovers on your list. Mini bottles of bourbon make great stocking stuffers. Most are priced around $6. The selection above can be found at Party Mart. Candleberry’s Kentucky Bourbon-scented candles will fill…

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High Society

Cheers to the members of The Bourbon Society, who graciously welcomed me to their monthly meeting earlier this week. The Society formed in 2006 as a way for local aficionados to explore not only the diversity of bourbon, but also its culture…

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