A journey round Islay, visits to Maker's Mark and Penderyn, and the conclusion to our trip down the Rockies
Early Times 150th Anniversay
Blended - U.S.A. - 50.00% 8 Stylish, but the finish knocks it back a few points for me.
Early Times 354
Bourbon - U.S.A. - 40.00% 7 After years of being a Kentucky whiskey, Early Times moves back into the bourbon world. Young, sound and light.
Early Times 354 Bourbon
Bourbon - U.S.A. - 40.00% 7 Pleasant. Easy drinking for a pre-bourbon novice. Perhaps a little unfair to judge it in this company.
Racing horses and drinking bourbon
Ken Hoskins visits Churchill Downs racetrack in Kentucky in an attempt to understand the people of Kentucky's keen taste for horse racing, bourbon and the Mint Julep
November 2001, Issue 19, page 68
Back to School
Mark Gillespie backs his satchel and reports for assembly
September 2012, Issue 106, page 48
Most single malts are named after their distilleries, which in turn are mostly place names. Most blended Scotches are named after the merchants who created them although a few, such as Cutty Sark (a s...
July 2006, Issue 57, page 24
Faith in family values: the Brown-Forman story
Martin Betts recounts a tale of a family company that was on the brink of extinction yet became a significant force in the drinks industry.
February 2001, Issue 14, page 54
The birth of American whiskey
How did bourbon get established, and who were the people who perfected it? Charles Cowdrey looks back to frontier times
July 2005, Issue 49, page 20
A little taste of heaven
Why Jim Murray is talking to the phoenix
October 1999, Issue 6, page 8
A rye character
Stuart Maclean Ramsay chats to Lincoln Henderson, a whiskey vetern with 37 years of knowledge and experience
October 2002, Issue 26, page 34
In conversation with BC
Charles Maclean talks to the General Manger of America's oldest (and youngest) distillery.
November 2000, Issue 12, page 94
God bless Herr Bourbon
Heinz Taubenheim's grand passions have made him the toast of the American whiskey world. Susanne and Juergen Deibel meet the genie behind the bourbon bottles
February 2000, Issue 8, page 28
Collecting and Selecting
Fred and his search for that rare American whiskey
July 2014, Issue 121, page 12
Charles K. Cowdery meets the next generation of America's master distillers.
January 2008, Issue 69, page 14
Heading off the trail
Charles K. Cowdery looks at 25 additions to the Kentucky Bourbon Trail to help give you a bigger whiskey picture.
January 2010, Issue 85, page 14
A Polish Surprise
In search of some elusive Polish Whisky
December 2013, Issue 116, page 42
Happy Birthday Mr Daniel
Over 6 million of Jack Daniel's Tennessee Whisky were sold last year. Stuart Maclean Ramsay takes a look at this phenomenon on the eve of the 150th birthday of the distillery's founder, Jack Daniel
November 2000, Issue 12, page 30
Return of the rye
The bad guy's whiskey is set to leap off the history shelves and stage a magnificent revival. Scott Aiges makes an irresistable case for procurring some bottles.
April 2000, Issue 9, page 59
The dynamics of dynasty
Our writers look at several businesses across the globe find out if family owned is the secret? Does being family run mean slicker and more innovative, more adaptable; or does it put pressure on futur...
February 2012, Issue 101, page 12