Tag: Wild Turkey

Wild Turkey

1417 Versailles Road, Lawrenceburg, KY  40342 wildturkey.com, 502-839-2182 PRODUCTS: Wild Turkey 101, Wild Turkey 101 Rye, Wild Turkey 81, Wild Turkey Rare Breed, Kentucky Spirit, Russell’s Reserve, Russell’s Reserve Rye, Wild Turkey American Honey The Russells—father Jimmy and son Eddie—are…

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Four Roses Distillery

1224 Bonds Mill Road, Lawrenceburg, KY 40302 fourrosesbourbon.com, 502-839-3436 PRODUCTS: Four Roses Yellow, Single Barrel, and Small Batch; limited edition bottlings One of the last places in the world you would expect to find a Spanish mission–style building is just…

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Wild Turkey Master’s Keep

17 years, 86.8 proof $150/750ml suggested retail price The story: This 17-year-old bourbon, set to debut in August 2015, is Eddie Russell’s debut after being named Wild Turkey co-master distiller alongside his father, Jimmy Russell. Its story began in 1997,…

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‘PappyGate’ solved!

Hoooo-eeee. Just when I was getting all sentimental about how there would be no “Justified” tonight, or ever again, we got ourselves a real-life Raylan-and-Boyd-worthy story right here in the Commonwealth of Kentucky. That’s right: The Case of the Missing…

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Tuesday’s Shot of Bourbon Humor

At a dinner recently with special guests Jimmy and Joretta Russell, above, we were discussing flavor profiles of bourbon. “I use simple terms,” Jimmy said, noting the vanilla and caramel notes in Russell’s Reserve 10. And then he told a…

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Bourbon News Straight Up

As expected during National Bourbon Heritage Month, the bourbon news has been pouring in lately. Bulleit Frontier Whiskey Experience opens today: Officials cut the ribbon yesterday on the latest Diageo investment in Kentucky, the Bulleit Frontier Whiskey Experience at the…

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