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Bulleit Rye 12 Year Old

Bulleit Rye 12 Year is back in a similar style as before, with exceptional value and approachability proudly on display once again.
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Hard Truth Rye Chocolate Malt (Batch 002)
A slight increase in proof over its previous batch interjects a potent and enjoyable amount of rye spice against its tiramisu flavors.
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Hooten Young & Jack Carr Warrior Proof American Whiskey
You may not often associate a Navy SEAL with sweetness, but Hooten Young & Jack Carr Warrior Proof American Whiskey delivers a flavor profile that will delight your sweet tooth.
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Broken Barrel X Black Hjerte
Broken Barrel fuses coffee and whiskey to satisfying results with this limited edition collaboration release.
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291 E Colorado Whiskey Batch 13 “The American Single Malt”
A big and bold American single malt. Two descriptors rarely used to describe American single malts.
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Templeton Fortitude Bourbon
Fortitude Bourbon is light and pleasant, and is ultimately more notable for the fact that it is the first in-house distilled whiskey from Templeton Whiskey than its flavor profile alone.
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Heaven Hill Heritage Collection 18 Year Old Straight Bourbon
While a 120 proof, 18 year old bourbon from Heaven Hill is likely on everyone's wishlist, aging bourbon for so long can be a vexing muse to conquer.
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Casey Jones Total Eclipse Straight Bourbon
In the moments leading up to 2024’s solar eclipse, this approachable yet simple bourbon will provide fun above all else.
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Heaven's Door Bourbon Exploration Series 1
Utilizing a finishing barrel that isn’t reached for often, Heaven's Door Bourbon Exploration Series 1 delivers a contrasting sip.
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Westward Whiskey Vienna Malt
Using a different type of malt than their standard release affords Westward Whiskey Vienna Malt something unique to say within the company’s lineup.
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Ragged Branch Double Oaked Wheated Bourbon Steak Single Barrel
A grain-forward bourbon with a unique taste and sweet finish.
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Never Say Die, the independent whiskey brand known for its innovative barrel aging techniques, is launching its ‘sweet mash’ Rye Whiskey in the US this April.

Bulleit Frontier Whiskey 12-Year-Old Rye returns after 5 years

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J. Mattingly 1845 Distillery will celebrate National Pet Day on April 13th with an on-site festival complete with animals available for adoption from the Anderson County Humane Society, Buddy Love’s Food Trailer, and two limited-edition whiskeys, RuhRoh Rye and CIB Bourbon.

Heaven Hill Distillery Announces Old Fitzgerald Bottled-in-Bond 25th Anniversary Edition

Old Fitzgerald Bottled-in-Bond 25th Anniversary Edition commemorating the anniversary of Heaven Hill acquiring the historic Bernheim Distillery along with it the Old Fitzgerald brand. Comprised of 13-year-old barrels, this edition ushers in the latest release to the decanter series.

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Bourbon’s Next Era

Bourbon is beginning to settle into a “been there, done that” period. As bourbon consumers finally come down off this finished whiskey and gimmick “high,” the question arises: What direction will bourbon move to drive consumers to continually stay invested in it?
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Bourbon lovers may find themselves venturing deeper down the rabbit hole in search of something else other than the latest limited release. That something else is often what the greater whiskey collective calls, “dusties.” What makes dusties different from modern day bourbons? Are they better than the bourbons of today? Just what makes them so alluring?
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What is bourbon? The answer is both simple and complex. Is ignorance bliss, or do you really want to know how to define the one spirit we can call 100% American?

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