Tag Archives: bourbon

  1. Putting the White Dog to Sleep – My Recent Slate Piece

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    March 8, 2013 by Bourbon Empire

    For anyone curious about moonshine, I’ve got a piece looking at White Whiskey up on Slate.

  2. Maker’s-Gate Reversed!

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    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 …
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  3. Maker’s Marketing on Serious Eats

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    February 4, 2013 by Bourbon Empire

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

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

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    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 …
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  5. Is Bourbon Becoming Vodka?

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    January 3, 2013 by Bourbon Empire

    It was bound to happen. Bourbon’s resurgence in popularity over the past few years has created a unique set of …
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  6. Don’t Pay Too Much for Bourbon

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    December 15, 2012 by Bourbon Empire

    The holidays are approaching and nice bottles of bourbon are flying off shelves to be given as gifts. Three things …
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  7. What Bourbon Did Hitler Drink?

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    December 4, 2012 by Bourbon Empire

    Well, he probably didn’t drink bourbon. Most historians agree that he probably avoided alcohol save for the occasional glass of …
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  8. Bourbon. James Bourbon.

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    November 30, 2012 by Bourbon Empire

    My recent piece on drinking in James Bond films was just featured on The Drink Nation. Check it out here. …
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  9. Spirit Gift Guide: 9 American Whiskies for Everyone on Your List

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    November 23, 2012 by Bourbon Empire

    Check out the holiday whiskey-buying guide I just wrote for thedrinknation.com. The best part of giving whiskey for the holidays …
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  10. When Monkeys Attack — Classic Bourbon Ads

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    November 20, 2012 by Bourbon Empire

    Let slip the monkeys of war. In this case, the monkeys are wielding corkscrews and wearing tiny clothes as they …
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