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34 Incredible Valentine’s Day Bourbon Gifts [2021]

34 Incredible Valentine’s Day Bourbon Gifts [2021]

Finding Valentine's Day gifts for the bourbon lover in your life doesn't have to be hard. We've put together an incredible list of Valentine's Day bourbon gifts that are perfect for men or women — whether you're looking for a new bottle, furniture, barware, books, or clothing. We also have Valentine's Day bourbon gifts for every budget. Here's...

The Ultimate Pappy Van Winkle Whiskey Guide

The Ultimate Pappy Van Winkle Whiskey Guide

Let's start with the basics. First, I know not all the whiskeys below are Pappy Van Winkle Whiskeys. However, that's how people search to find out more about these rare whiskeys. To drill down, only three of the whiskeys made by the Van Winkle family are Pappy Van Winkle. Those include the Family Reserve 15 Year, 20 Year, and 23 Year. The other...

The 18 Best Whiskey Websites and Resources [2021]

The 18 Best Whiskey Websites and Resources [2021]

The best whiskey websites and resources will help you along your whiskey journey. Getting into whiskey doesn't have to be hard. There are a ton of great resources out there — whether you are looking to learn the slang, learn more about the spirit's history, how to make cocktails, or just find a simple review. Our best whiskey websites and...

Buffalo Trace Antique Collection (BTAC) Guide [2021 + Data]

Buffalo Trace Antique Collection (BTAC) Guide [2021 + Data]

Many people don't know that the Buffalo Trace Antique Collection has evolved since its first inception in 2000. The first BTAC was only three expressions and the current lineup was only set in stone in 2006. Here's a quick breakdown: 2000 to 2001 – Sazerac 18, Eagle Rare 17, and Weller 19 2002 – Sazerac 18, Eagle Rare 17, George T. Stagg, and...

The 14 Best Rye Whiskeys Over $100 Ranked

The 14 Best Rye Whiskeys Over $100 Ranked

The best rye whiskeys over $100 are the unicorns of the rye whiskey world. However, there are some phenomenal ryes that may be attainable. Rye whiskey was America's first native spirit but Prohibition came along and gave it a quick kick to the groin. In American, rye whiskey plays by similar rules to bourbon — at least a 51% rye mashbill,...

The 18 Best Rye Whiskeys Under $100 Ranked [2021]

The 18 Best Rye Whiskeys Under $100 Ranked [2021]

The best rye whiskeys under $100 is where it gets interesting. But it's also where we run into some phenomenal rye whiskeys that are allocated. Related: Best Rye Whiskeys Under $30 Ranked Best Rye Whiskeys Under $50 Ranked Best Rye Whiskeys Over $100 Ranked Start shopping for bourbon clothing and accessories for your journey. The Bard’s Shop has...

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