Category Archives: Bourbon

Ol’ Major Smokey Bacon Bourbon Review

My first thought, before I even saw the bottle, was that this was gimmicky. It’s the whole “oh bacon is awesome, great with everything, blah blah.” Don’t get me wrong, I enjoy bacon. I don’t go crazy when I smell … Continue reading

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S’mores Forever Changed: Bourbon Marshamallows

One of my great loves in the world is putting together a fire. I’m not a pyromaniac or anything like that, but I enjoy the firepit outside as much as the fireplace inside. There’s something about the flames dancing around… … Continue reading

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My Favorite Bourbons, 2015 Edition

Did you know that September is National Bourbon Heritage Month? In celebration of this wonderful month, I thought I’d share my favorite bourbons. I only started enjoying bourbons within the last few years, so my evolution in enjoying this fine … Continue reading

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Elijah Craig 12 YO Bourbon Tasting Notes Review

Big day! A few weeks ago, I mentioned I wanted to get into some bourbon whiskey and you guys sent in some fantastic suggestions. Until recently, my experience was limited to the stuff available by the 1.75L in plastic jugs … Continue reading

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Why is bourbon so sweet?

One unmistakable difference between bourbon whiskey and scotch whisky is the sweetness. You can come up with a variety of flavor profiles for any scotch whisky and “sweet” is unlikely to be one of them. Floral and fruity are likely … Continue reading

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