Get To Know Your Bourbon Abbreviations
If you find yourself new to the short form abbreviations among fellow bourbon aficionados, mainly in online forums, here's a quick guide on the most common abbreviated terms and their meaning:
Having a Tasting? Use our Interactive Flavor Wheel
I'm going to start off the the TLDR (Too Long Didn't Read) summary: Use our interactive flavor wheel found on nearly every bourbon/rye bottle page to select and store your tasting notes. I've personally found one of the best ways to enjoy this via
New Features and Changes
As you may notice, unless you're new to BBB, we have changed our bottle pages layout. We have also added some new features which may help those of us in lockdown pass the time during the evenings. Flavor Wheel Nearly every
Bourbon and Prohibition: A Brief History of an American Beverage
Bourbon is considered thoroughly American. Legally, according to a congressional act in 1964, it is "a distinctive product of the United States." And in other folks' estimation, it is simply called, "America's spirit." That moniker all but guarant
Have a Bottle You Want to Sell? Here are the 4 Best Ways to Offload it!
Update: As of recent Facebook has and is actively shutting down all groups that were involved with buying and selling and other online trading spots have closed up shop as well.
Review: 2015 Van Winkle Family Reserve Rye
Recently I've been able to try George T. Stagg, William LaRue Weller, Thomas H. Handy and Sazerac. I finally had the chance to try the 2015 Van Winkle Family Reserve Rye. While it might be the odd man out in the Buffalo Trace Collectio
Review: 2011 Thomas H. Handy
While working my way through the Buffalo Trace Antique Collection I final got my chance to try some 2011 Thomas H Handy. Like the other offerings from this collection, the excitement and expectations were high. A 6 year old 128.6 proof
Review: 2014 George T Stagg
Last week I sat down and reviewed the 2014 Sazerac Rye 18 Year and so I felt it was appropriate to turn to another item in the 2014 Buffalo Trace Antique Collect