American Whiskey, Bourbon & Rye: A Guide to the Nations Favorite Spirit by Clay RisenThe number of commercially available American whiskeys has grown exponentially over the past 20 years—as has its popularity. Discerning drinkers will savor this, the only guide devoted solely to US-made whiskey, rye, and bourbon. Arranged alphabetically by distillery and/or brand, it offers histories, ratings, and tasting notes for over 200 whiskeys. Each main account includes the name and address of the maker, including website URL and contact information, along with its various products. In addition to finding information on how to get the best value for your money, youll learn how to buy whiskey, how to read a label, which whiskey to give as a gift, and much more.
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Demand has grown so much that distillers are having trouble keeping up. These 40 bartenders got an unforgettable experience in the heart of bourbon country. Meet the winners of the eight Heaven Hill Bartender of the Year regional competitions. Discover how aging barrels at sea created an incredible new category of bourbon. Enter a valid email address. I am over 21 and have read and agree to the Terms and Conditions.
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The year marked the beginning of an acceleration in small-scale American distilling that, a decade later, shows no sign of slowing. Balcones, founded in Texas in , started operations in , and High West opened its iconic saloon in Park City, Utah, the same year. What explains the upsurge? Economics, for one thing. An upside to the Great Recession was the huge number of creative, ambitious and suddenly unemployed people it produced, several of whom used their severance pay as seed money to start making whiskey. Not every distillery founded in was started by a recession victim, of course. For others, it was the rush of regulatory reforms that hit its stride that year, as Prohibition-era laws fell with the slightest push.