Posts Tagged ‘bourbon’

Written on September 23, 2020.

September marks National Bourbon Heritage Month– a coveted time of year for Kentuckians and whiskey lovers everywhere. As a Louisville-based company, it’s in our blood to join in celebrations of the heritage and ongoing role Bourbon has played in our local economy, history, and culture. So grab a dram of your favorite whiskey and join us as we explore the magic behind some of bourbon’s signature flavors.

Written on May 6, 2020.

Yes, the Kentucky Derby has been postponed for now, but luckily, some of its festive traditions can continue. Even though it’ll be a little while before you can don a floppy hat and sip on a Mint Julep at the racetrack, there’s nothing stopping you from enjoying one on your back porch!

Here’s a little cocktail history to pair with your cold drink.

Written on January 6, 2017.


Did ringing in the new year cause a terrible ringing in your head? How did you recover from the light sensitivity that had you wearing your darkest pair of shades indoors and the overall grogginess that is a hangover? Some are turning to hangover recovery drinks as quick fixes to stop their suffering after a night of fun with friends.

Written on December 9, 2013.

The Spirit of Kentucky

Say you want to start your own bourbon label. How would you do it?

A contract craft bottler (such as Strong Spirits in Bardstown which bottles Temptation Bourbon, Redemption Rye, and High Rye Bourbon, and many others) can help you “source” bourbon. The bottler can design a label and walk it through the regulatory process. For $25,000, you could probably get about 100 cases to get on the market. That’s a popular option lately.