Whiskey

Whiskey

Blaum Bros. – a distillery with a Flux Capacitor

I generally like to stay in Texas. I travel our highways and back roads, looking for for that elusive Weiss whiskey I’ve already told...

Goodbye Shelby & Hello Balcones Blue Corn Bourbon

Well, Shelby moved to San Diego with a tattooed bartender who goes by the handle “Rico.” I say by the handle because his real...
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I don’t know if I like it but I want to drink it

Recently I suggested drinking whiskey that you don't necessarily like because it's interesting and different. Specifically, I suggested this in posts about Islay scotch...

I make a big discovery in my search for the elusive Weiss Whiskey

Some big news in my ongoing search for the elusive Weiss whiskey. Up until now I’ve known precious little about it. You can read...

Concerning tigers and the psychology of Bunnahabhain

I’m going to tell you why I think the people at the Bunnahabhain distillery are psychological geniuses. But first I need to talk about...

Weiss Whiskey: The Beginning

So there’s this whiskey I’m always trying to find. It’s legendary in certain rarified circles. It’s called Weiss. I’m sure you’ve never heard of...

I got a closer look at Diamondback and couldn’t believe what I found

One of the bartenders at the bar in Grapevine where I accidentally ended up in that movie had a weird nickname. Toad. He spelled...

The Kings of Whisky

If you haven’t learned to appreciate Scotch, particularly the Islay Scotches, I don’t know what to tell you, but you really can’t call yourself...

Diamondback Whiskey Mystery SOLVED!

If you want the full Diamondback story with all the twists and turns, read here, here, and here. The mystery has been solved. I found...

It started at a bar in Bastrop when the Preacher gave me Laphroaig

Bastrop Texas 1987 Some bar. I don’t remember exactly which one. A Friday night. The Preacher walked in. I didn’t know he was a preacher...