Knob Creek Smoked Maple Bourbon

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Knob Creek Smoked Maple Bourbon will be released nationally in September 2013. BourbonBlog.com is the first media outlet to report these details on the new Knob Creek Smoked Maple as Jim Beam confirms new information. “The new expression was created in honor of Knob Creek’s founder, Booker Noe, who believed in big flavors. He even ventured… Read more »

How will Maker’s Mark Rinsing Bourbon Barrels Affect Other Products You Enjoy?

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CLICK ABOVE TO PLAY PODCAST After the news of Maker’s Mark’s plan to “rinse” barrels, a.k.a. extracting every last ounce of whiskey trapped inside the wood, BourbonBlog.com investigates how this decision could affect other products you enjoy from Scotch whiskey to beer. BourbonBlog.com’s Tom Fischer interviews Compass Box Whisky U.S. Ambassador Robin Robinson about potential consequences on the spirit industry and… Read more »

Maker’s Mark Rinsing Barrels, will the flavor change?

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Maker’s Mark Bourbon tells BourbonBlog.com that they will be changing things up again at the distillery by “rinsing” their Bourbon barrels after they are dumped to fully extract all the Bourbon trapped inside and adding to bottles of their Bourbon By using Bourbon in the barrel that currently isn’t being used, they say this change… Read more »

Memorial Day Cocktail Recipes

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BourbonBlog.com wishes you the best on your holiday weekend and suggests the following cocktails created by some of the best mixologists in the country! We thank all the veterans for their service and raise a toast of remembrance to all our fallen American heroes. Chicago Lakefront Lemonade  Created by Chicago Mixologist Lynn House  Memorial Day weekend in Chicago is… Read more »