TASTING NOTE: Jeppson’s Bourbon

In Chicago bar rooms, the word Malört elicits a distinctly polarized response. Dozens of searchable “Malört Face” videos illustrate the …

ESSENTIALS: Blended Scotch

The “go-go” 80s was a critical era in the history of spirits in the U.S., especially scotch. Newly minted Wall-Streeters, …

You Can’t Waste Whiskey

Hudson Moore is hot. The rising star has charted several new singles this year, he’s got a beautiful wife and …

Smoke on the Water (of Life)

Using peat to smoke-dry barley for whiskey dates to the earliest days of Scotch. For many years, peat smoke defined …