To celebrate National Bourbon Day, Bill blind tastes 3 straight bourbons, PLUS the new Single Malt Scotch from Orphan Barrel Distilling, Forager’s Keep.
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.
Details on Batch One released!
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Bill and Timothy from ModernThirst sit down with Kenny Coleman of Bourbon Pursuit to taste Pursuit Spirits. How does the boutique single barrel program from Bourbon Pursuit stack up? Check it out!
Bill is starting a new Whiskey Label! Label approvals, distributors, launch dates! It’s getting close! Read all about the creation of Four Gate Whiskey Company here. Part IV in an ongoing series.
ModernThirst reviews a 4 grain wheated bourbon from Colorado Springs, CO producer, Distillery 291. How does it taste? Watch the video to find out!
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