Mint Julep – Cocktail Recipe

Mint Julep “The zenith of man’s pleasure…the very dream of drinks.” The Mint Julep is designed for one thing. In the pre-air conditioning south it was the best way to cool off. A pile of crushed ice, bourbon and cooling mint served in a frosted silver cup. What better way to beat the heat? More…

The Best Bourbon – A Flavor Guide

The Best Bourbon for You The Guide to Choosing the Best Bourbon In this guide, we’ll look at the elements that shape the flavor of a #bourbon. Then we’ll look at different styles and bottlings of bourbon. I have included tasting notes for a selection of some of the best bourbons on the market.  Finally,…

Sazerac Recipe

A Short History of the Sazerac Here is a challenge for you. Walk into a bar in New Orleans and try to find a bartender who can’t make a Sazerac.   Now try to figure out who makes the best one. Check out the Sazerac Bar at the Hermes Hotel, the Carousel Bar or Arnaud’s…