Monthly Archives: February 2013

  1. The Whiskey That Won the Wild West

    Leave a comment

    February 26, 2013 by Bourbon Empire

    My latest up on Serious Eats…I’m going to start calling it coffin varnish from now on.

  2. How to Drink Like H.L. Mencken

    Leave a comment

    February 19, 2013 by Bourbon Empire

    Ever wonder what Daryl Hall and H.L. Mencken have in common? Check it out on my most recent posting at …
    Continue reading

  3. Maker’s-Gate Reversed!

    Leave a comment

    February 17, 2013 by Bourbon Empire

    Just when we all thought we had witnessed the fall of modern Rome when Maker’s Mark decided to water down …
    Continue reading

  4. Maker’s-Gate!

    Leave a comment

    February 15, 2013 by Bourbon Empire

    My take at Serious Eats on the recent decision by Maker’s Mark to water down its bourbon.

  5. Of Ice and Men

    Leave a comment

    February 6, 2013 by Bourbon Empire

    My recent article in The Atlantic looks at the nineteenth century ice trade. This is how our whiskey ended up …
    Continue reading

  6. Maker’s Marketing on Serious Eats

    Leave a comment

    February 4, 2013 by Bourbon Empire

    Check out my latest column on Serious Eats: Maker’s Marketing.

  7. Bourbon and Politics: Kentucky Senator’s Thoughts on Drinking Bourbon

    Leave a comment

    February 3, 2013 by Bourbon Empire

    This is a single-issue blog that only cares about where its readers stand on the bourbon question. Are you for …
    Continue reading