Ready to roll the dice and see if you’re lucky enough to get a bottle of Pappy Van Winkle?
(Updated October 24)
Well, it’s almost time. October. College football is in full swing –especially in the SEC — with all eyes on Mississippi, of all places, with two big games this weekend.
Many bourbon lovers also had their eyes on October 1 — which according to Old Rip Van Winkle’s Facebook site — is when wholesalers got there allotment numbers from Old Rip Van Winkle.… Read More
Bourbonr.com reports Pappy has finally appeared in North Dakota
“North Dakota becomes the first state to receive Pappy…I’d expect several other states to release over the next 4-5 days” – Blake @bourbonr.com
Check out Pappy Release Map
Also interesting discussion on Pappy and Florida on Old Rip Van Winkle Facebook Site. Scroll down left sidebar to “Post to Page” section.
I read a few articles this week proclaiming bourbon, or at least whiskey, as the conqueror of vodka.
If you’re a drinker, that’s a good thing.
Here is a sampling if you want to read the articles:
Whiskey, particularly bourbon, is everything that clear-eyed vodka is not. Color equals character, at least when it comes to spirits.… Read More
Okay this week has been a tough one. You see I live in Georgia and went to the University of Georgia. The news that my beloved Dawgs had lost the best player in the nation, Todd Gurley, to an autograph scam was a little hard to swallow.
Finding Weller 7 Year
Nothing a few stiff drinks from a bottle of Weller 7-yr couldn’t fix, but nevertheless a bummer all around. I was happy to find Weller on the shelves at my local place today. … Read More