The ModernThirst team discusses Hudson Whiskey with Hudson Brand Ambassador, Han Shan, and tastes Hudson Baby Bourbon and Manhattan Rye.
Bill is the Co-Founder, Editor-in Chief, and official Bourbon-o-Phile for ModernThirst.com. 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. Since college, he has dabbled in beer, bourbon, wine tasting, beer making, and currently works in finance. He has also been published on Liquor.com. He has conducted various bourbon and whiskey tastings in cities across the country. 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.
Bourbon Classic Announces 2018 Cocktail & Culinary Challenge Teams
Video tasting of Mellow Corn Bottled-in-Bond straight corn whiskey from Heaven Hill Distilleries.
NEAT: The Story of Bourbon is coming to EST and VOD on February 20th! Directed by David Altrogge and Narrated by Steve Zahn, NEAT dives into the rich and storied world of bourbon. Exploring its colorful history, charismatic characters, and uniquely American process, the film is a celebration of the artistry that makes America’s only native spirit.
Bill tastes and reviews David Nicholson Reserve Bourbon
They no longer exist, but they should. ModernThirst lists a handful of one-time limited whiskey releases that can and should be recreated.
ModernThrist tastes a flavored whiskey form Spectrum Spirits.
Over-aged bourbon used to be the hallmark of bad bourbon. Is it now the goal?
Ever Wondered what the Editor of ModernThirst keeps on his own bar? Here you go…