November’s Whiskey of the Month: Russell’s Reserve Rye

November’s Whiskey of the Month hails from the environs of Lawrenceburg, Kentucky and the legendary Wild Turkey Distillery. The legendary distillery has operated since right after the Civil War, when it opened as the Ripy Bros. Distillery, and was one of the unlucky ones unable to operate during prohibition. Immediately following the repeal of the […]

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Two videos to share

We wanted to share a couple recent special videos with everyone. We were thrilled to have Big Jones on Check, Please! last week on Chicago’s WTTW! We were completely impressed with the work done by the whole crew, and we truly enjoyed the day we spent with them. Video for the episode we’re on — […]

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January Whiskey of the Month: Booker’s

It’s January, and the cold weather is settling in. To help fortify all of our friends against the chill, the whiskey of the month is Booker’s. This is an uncut, unfiltered, barrel proof bourbon from the Jim Beam Distillery. Named for Booker Noe, Jim Beam’s grandson and master distiller for the operation until 2002, the […]

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