Tag Archives: Four Roses

Buffalo Van Winkle

I love data. I really love metadata – data about data. So, needless to say, I love my WordPress stats page. I can see how many visitors I get, where they come from, and what they’re looking at. I can … Continue reading

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Bottom Shelf Tasting Results

On August 25th, 2012, an illustrious panel of experts convened at Derby Gras Resort & Spa to participate in a blind tasting of four non-premium and one premium American whiskies.  The five whiskies were decanted into wine bottles by the … Continue reading

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A Tale of Two Liquor Stores

While in Kentucky over the holidays, I had an opportunity to visit two of my favorite liquor stores. These two places couldn’t be more different. The first stop was the Liquor Barn at Hamburg Pavilion in Lexington. We don’t have … Continue reading

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The Holiday Haul

Sorry I’ve been out of touch. First there was Baby A’s arrival then Thanksgiving and then Xmas and New Year’s Eve. It’s been quite a ride. I promise I’ll get back to real content soon. For now, I just want … Continue reading

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My Wishlist

It’s that time of year again. Thanksgiving is mere hours away and my family is trying to figure out what to get me for Christmas. The Thanksgiving plan is all set. Baby A, the Pretty Little Wife, and I will … Continue reading

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The Holy Trinity

Due to circumstances beyond my control and yet still totally my fault, I have this far been a total and complete failure in following up on the stated purpose of this blog: visiting the fine drinking establishments of Dallas and … Continue reading

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A Rose By Any Other Name

A fond farewell Last night, I said goodbye to a dear friend. Bottle 3377/3432 of Four Roses 2009 Mariage Edition gave it’s last full measure of devotion for my drinking enjoyment. It was a bittersweet moment for me. The 2009 … Continue reading

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