ModernThirst reviews a 4 grain wheated bourbon from Colorado Springs, CO producer, Distillery 291. How does it taste? Watch the video to find out!
Bill is the Co-Founder, Editor-in Chief, and official Bourbon-o-Phile for ModernThirst.com, and the President and Chief Blending Officer for Four Gate Whiskey Company. He is a native of Louisville, KY in the heart of Bourbon Country. He attended the University of Kentucky in the mid to late 1990s. He has also been published on Liquor.com. He has conducted various bourbon and whiskey tastings in cities across the country, and consulted for multiple national labels. He is married with two daughters, and lives in east Louisville. You can follow him on Facebook and Twitter @BillStraub and email him at Bill@ModernThirst.com.
Can Elijah Craig continue their streak of excellence with the latest release of Elijah Craig Barrel Proof? Watch our video review to find out!
I’ve been saying for a while that the site lacks cocktail coverage almost completely. Well,…
Bill Accompanied Red Dot Liquors on a Buffalo Trace Barrel selection. Details inside and TONS of photos.
Are you ready to get your mouth watering? The 2019 Bourbon Classic has announced the participants and partnerships for the Culinary and Cocktail challenge!
ModernThirst tastes the first new mashbill from Brown-Forman in nearly 150 years- Old Forester Rye.
ModernThirst reviews Cooper’s Craft Barrel Reserve, the latest release from Brown Foreman paying homage to the craft of barrel making.
ModernThirst tastes and rates the final expression of Orphan Barrel Distilling’s Rhetoric, a 25 year old Kentucky straight bourbon whiskey.