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Collectible Bourbon

Collectible Bourbon

Sudden interest in pre-Prohibition whiskey is boosting Bourbon on the auction market. But the current market also has finds that will develop a history of their own.

May 7, 2019
Bond. Bottled In Bond.

Bond. Bottled In Bond.

The return of an old badge of honor in the liquor world can point you to Bourbons, ryes and other spirits of exceptionally high quality.

July 20, 2018
Cigar Pairing: Booker's Off Your Rocker Bourbon

Cigar Pairing: Booker's Off Your Rocker Bourbon

It was the mid-1980s. The Bourbon industry had been on the skids since vodka's popularity overtook it in the 1970s. Single-malt Scotch was becoming the emblem of connoisseurship …

October 20, 2016
Cigar Pairing: J. Henry Patton Road Reserve Cask Strength Bourbon

Cigar Pairing: J. Henry Patton Road Reserve Cask Strength Bourbon

While the craft movement has brought us novel takes on whiskey, most have fallen into two categories. The first is the distiller who procures a still and makes their own spirit. …

June 10, 2016
Cigar Pairing: Four Roses Elliott’s Select Barrel Strength Bourbon

Cigar Pairing: Four Roses Elliott’s Select Barrel Strength Bourbon

Another whiskey release signals the inevitable changing of the guard among distilleries as Four Roses Bourbon presents its first limited-edition whiskey under master distiller …

May 26, 2016
Common Bonds: 16 Cigar And Bourbon Pairings

Common Bonds: 16 Cigar And Bourbon Pairings

One of the strongest bonds in the spirits world defines the magic that happens when straight Bourbon meets a curling waft of cigar smoke. We paired two excellent cigars—a toasty, …

March 25, 2016
Cigar Pairing: Barton 1792 Single Barrel Bourbon

Cigar Pairing: Barton 1792 Single Barrel Bourbon

The third in a series of limited-edition Bourbons from Barton 1792 Distillery is now hitting stores. The newest release is a single-barrel whiskey and joins the brand's Sweet …

March 4, 2016
Cigar Pairing: Michter's 10 Year Old Rye

Cigar Pairing: Michter's 10 Year Old Rye

If your local liquor store's been short on Michter's 10 Year Old Rye lately, you can blame that on Willie "Dr. No" Pratt, the brand's master distiller, who held up any new …

February 26, 2016
Pairing The Top Five Cigars of 2015 With Spirits

Pairing The Top Five Cigars of 2015 With Spirits

What do you do after you've smoked 744 cigars, resmoked dozens of them and sampled again to whittle them down to the Cigar Aficionado's Top 25 Cigars of the Year? Well, you relax …

December 23, 2015