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Daffodils are sprouting; must be time for a beer festival
THE DAFFODILS are sprouting, the grass is growing. It's time to hire some kid to mow the lawn so you can dive into beer-drinking season.
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Wed Apr 23, 2014
The Daily Meal
Aged Rum: Sweet Nectar You Should Be Sipping
When it comes to alcoholic beverages, I'm a wine guy first and foremost, then a Scotch & bourbon guy.
Jim Beam celebrates 13 millionth barrel of bourbon
At Jim Beam Distillery in Bullitt County the bourbon barrels just keep rolling off the line into the warehouses for aging.
Jim Beam Makes History, Fills 13 Millionth Barrel Of Bourbon
The barrel was personally filled and sealed by "I guess, in this case, 13 is a lucky number," said Noe.
Jim Beam fills its 13 millionth barrel
Fred Noe, left, Jim Beam's great-grandson and seventh-generation master distiller, hammered the bung into the company's 13 millionth barrel Wednesday and his son, Freddie Noe, followed by hammering in the final seal.
Business news: Low-wage jobs and Starting your own bourbon label
For years, many Americans followed a simple career path: Land an entry-level job, gain experience and skills and then leave for a better-paying job.
Locally owned Sazerac plans major distillery expansion, reports Lexington Herald-Leader
Sazerac, headquartered in New Orleans, will spend $71 million to expand three of its Kentucky distilleries, reports the Lexington Herald-Leader .
The Star Online
'Made in New York' spirit lovers are drinking to its revival
The Kings County Distillery is the first whisky distillery to be licensed in New York since a 1920 to 1933 nationwide ban on alcohol.
Tue Apr 22, 2014
EU gives green light to Suntory for Jim Bean takeover
The European Commission cleared on Tuesday Suntory of Japan's US$16 billion bid for the US maker of Jim Beam bourbon whisky.
Kentucky businesses top list for distilling
Kentucky is synonymous with bourbon. Therefore, it may be surprising that even one of Business Insider's 13 best bourbons are distilled outside the Bluegrass State.
UK: Gruppo Campari unveils Wild Turkey poster push
Gruppo Campari is aiming to further boost the profile of its Wild Turkey Bourbon with the launch of the brand's first UK outdoor ad campaign.
US: Beam Inc gives TV debut to Knob Creek - video
The ad, called 'Bookerisms', features the brand's creator, Booker Noe, as he highlights its history and American whiskey's growing popularity.
Bourbon authors to attend Kentucky receptions
The receptions will coincide with a five-day event called the Kentucky Bourbon Affair, which gives bourbon fans an up-close look at the industry.
Mon Apr 21, 2014
5 Lesser-Known Bourbons You Should Be Drinking
They might not be as well known as Pappy Van Winkle, but these 5 bourbons deserve a spot in your liquor cabinet.
Sat Apr 19, 2014
Last minute recipes and DIYs for Easter
Easter is tomorrow, April 20, and if you haven't thought about what your planning on serving or taking with you to the annual Easter dinner or picnic don't panic, you're not alone.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
Polo match on waterfront will close bourbon event
The first-ever Kentucky Bourbon Affair will feature the polo match to close the five-day event in May. The polo tournament will be held with a brunch at Waterfront Park.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Vail Daily News
Distillery coming to Vail Valley
Christian Avignon's grandfather was in the 10th Mountain Division during World War II.
The Daily Drink: The Kentucky Cartel at Barrio
Over the last couple of years, I've become a fan of drinks with more than one base spirit.
What to drink tonight - The top 10 whiskies in the world plus one
I like whiskey - bourbon, scotch, whatever. It can be a good cocktail all by itself - neat or on the rocks, depending on the type - or as part of a delicious mixed cocktail.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Lately, the LCBO's been going the extra mile to get with the times and give the people what they want.