Tag Archives: Jim Beam

Bourbon in Mex-ile

I didn’t expect to be posting anything this week since the Pretty Little Wife and I are on vacation in (mostly) sunny Mexico, but I have a few minutes while she’s getting ready for dinner… As with many all-inclusive resorts … 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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Spirits Confidential

Last week, I noticed an interesting picture posted on the Maker’s Mark FaceBook page. It had the words “Spirits Confidential” emblazoned over the Dallas skyline. The text with the pic said that all I had to do was RSVP in … Continue reading

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Reading The Bottle

Last time, we talked about where bourbon comes from and we went over some of the terminology associated with our favorite spirit. This time, we’re going to see how much we’ve learned. I dug up a few whiskey bottles that … Continue reading

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