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17 hrs ago | Institute for Southern Studies

Populists and Bourbons are fighting again, 21st century style, in Mississippi

OXFORD, Miss. -- More than a century ago the "forgotten man" of Mississippi and across the South -- the farmer, the common worker -- decided he'd had enough of "Wall Street speculators who gambled on his crop futures; the railroad owners who evaded his taxes, bought legislatures, and over-charged him with discriminate rates; the manufacturers, who ... (more)


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21 hrs ago |

Where To Go And What To Do This Week In Louisville

Spend the evening sipping summer wines at a Winston's Wine Academy class on Thursday, July 24 at Winston's Restaurant.


Related Topix: Louisville, KY, Wedding, Butchertown, KY, Drink, Liquor

Yesterday | The Day

State Street Saloon is Ace high

While on vacation, I read an excellent Western and I just started binge watching "Deadwood," both of which put me in the mood for the State Street Saloon.


Related Topix: Life, Bar-B-Q, Drink, Liquor, Pork, Meat

Wed Jul 23, 2014

The Paducah Sun Online Edition

Kentucky bourbon up to 5 million barrels

For the first time since 1977 there are more than 5 million bourbon barrels aging in Kentucky warehouses, according to the Kentucky Distillers' Association.


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Americans Really Like to Drink Beer, Says Unsurprising Poll

Bourbon may be booming and more wineries are cropping up all over the nation, yet Americans still prefer a cold brew over a glass of wine or whiskey.


Related Topix: Beer, Drink, Liquor, Whiskey

Ruth's Chris steakhouse to host 'Hand-Crafted Cocktail' dinner

Ruth's Chris Steak House which was founded in New Orleans, LA will commemorate that heritage and cocktail craftsmanship with a five-course "Hand-Crafted Cocktail" dinner at 99 participating restaurants nationwide.


Related Topix: New Orleans, LA, Drink, Liquor, Cake, Baked Goods, Life, Dessert, Food, Tequila

Seattle Weekly

The Bar Code: A Drinker's Bucket List

Standing on the white-sand beaches of the island of Baru, a short boat ride from Cartagena, Colombia, I drank a pina colada made inside a freshly opened coconut-and fulfilled a lifelong goal .


Related Topix: Wine, Drink, Liquor

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Southern Living

5 Reasons Why Forecastle is Our Favorite Festival

If you haven't heard of Louisville, Kentucky's Forecastle music festival, you're missing out one of the best festivals not just in the South, but in the country, and a weekend in one heckuva city too.


Related Topix: Louisville, KY, Drink, Liquor

Bourbon & Burlesque pours it on (and off) at Contemporary Arts Center

There was bourbon and burlesque as far as the eye could see in this normally serene art-filled space.


Related Topix: Drink, Liquor, Burlesque, New Orleans, LA

Lexington Herald-Leader

Kentucky bourbon distillers filled 1.2 million barrels in 2013

Kentucky's bourbon renaissance shows no sign of slowing down: The state's distilleries filled 1.2 million barrels in 2013, according to the Kentucky Distillers' Association.


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WTVF Nashville

Ky. bourbon inventory tops 5 million barrels

The Kentucky Distillers' Association said Tuesday the state's bourbon inventory has topped 5 million barrels for the first time since 1977.


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Card Chronicle

Details On The Tom Jurich Maker's Mark Bottle

Commemorative bottles of a premium bourbon featuring University of Louisville Vice President/Director of Athletics Tom Jurich will go on sale late this week to aid in fundraising efforts for a new academic center on the Cardinals' campus.


Related Topix: Drink, Liquor, University of Louisville, Loretto, KY, Louisville, KY, Sports, NCAA Sports, University of Louisville NCAA

Alltech plans new distillery in eastern Kentucky

Alltech will get $13.7 million in support from the state to widen roads and build a bridge to accommodate the new businesses announced Monday.


Related Topix: Nicholasville, KY, Drink, Liquor

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

MonthlyClubs.coma Celebrates 20th Anniversary with 3 New Exclusive...

National beer naming contest collaboration with Cigar City Brewing, The Bruery, and Shmatlz Brewing Company to produce never before distributed craft brews for members this summer.


Related Topix: Beer, Liquor

Sun Jul 20, 2014

WLKY-TV Louisville

Small Town Sunday: Bardstown, Kentucky

"This is what we refer to as our tail box, our un-aged whiskey, what we call 'white dog,' coming off the still," said Josh Hollifield with Barton 1792 Distillery.


Related Topix: Bardstown, KY, Drink, Whiskey, Liquor

Sat Jul 19, 2014

WAVE-TV Louisville

Bourbon takes center stage at music festival

There's a new act at Louisville's Forecastle Festival that's taking center stage.


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Review: Four Roses Single Barrel LE 2014

The 2014 limited edition of the Four Roses Single Barrel Straight Bourbon is rich in notes of caramel, dried fruits and oak, even at high proof.


Related Topix: Drink, Liquor, Life, Fruits, Food, Whiskey, Louisville, KY

Business Journal

Don't bother looking for Tennessee whiskey at the Forecastle festival

The crowd gathered around three bourbon distillers inside the Forecastle Festival Bourbon Lodge on Friday night was not large.


Related Topix: Drink, Liquor, Whiskey, Tennessee

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Cigar Aficionado

DRINKS: Another Bold Jim Beam Signature

Quarter-cask finishing marks the third release in the Jim Beam Signature Craft collection, the innovative small-batch, limited-release series from the world's largest Bourbon distiller.


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Business Journal

Shouldn't a band named Spoon know how to mix a cocktail?

But a broken glass and a bit of unfamiliarity with their subject matter weren't enough to discourage members of the band Spoon - or Forecastle Festival fans who lined up to get a bourbon cocktail mixed by the rockers.


Related Topix: Drink, Cocktails, Liquor