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Explore Whiskey: Jim Beam Double Oak Whiskey

By On January 5, 2017

In a recent visit to my local liquor store, while looking for something new, I stumbled upon Jim Beam Double Oak Whiskey.  I’ve always been a fan of Beam’s products, since I… Read More

1792 Small Batch Bourbon
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Explore Whiskey: 1792 Small Batch Bourbon

By On December 9, 2016

Susan bought me a bottle of 1792 Small Batch for my birthday, and we had so much fun drinking it, we completely forgot to take a picture while there was still some… Read More

The bar at Bin 707 is well-stocked with whiskey.  The second row of bottles is not the same as the front row.  There are many offerings!
Grand Valley

Explore the Grand Valley: Whiskey Flights at Bin 707 Foodbar

By On November 11, 2016

In my effort to taste as many different varieties of whiskey as I can, I’ve been looking for a bar that offers whiskey “flights” – small samplings of multiple whiskeys side-by-side. I… Read More

Rough Rider Bourbon
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Explore Whiskey: Rough Rider Double Casked Straight Bourbon Whiskey

By On September 20, 2016

I’ve been fascinated with the practices of some Scotch whisky makers who finish their spirits in wine and port casks.  When I discovered that Rough Rider Bourbon uses a similar process –… Read More

A Glass of Glenlivet 12, ordered at Ale House
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Explore Whiskey: The Glenlivet 12 Scotch Whiskey

By On September 9, 2016

Susan and I have been checking out local (Grand Junction) bars, looking for a place with a decent whiskey selection, so we could try out a few whiskies we haven’t tried before.  On Labor… Read More

A Glass of The MacAllan 12 at Ale House
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Explore Whiskey: The MacAllan 12 Single Malt Scotch Whisky

By On September 9, 2016

Susan and I have been checking out local (Grand Junction) bars, looking for a place with a decent whiskey selection, so we could try out a few whiskies we haven’t tried before.  On Labor… Read More

Knob Creek Bourbon
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Explore Whiskey: Knob Creek Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey Small Batch

By On September 7, 2016

Susan and I were checking out local (Grand Junction) bars, looking for a place with a decent whiskey selection, so we could try out a few bourbons we hadn’t tried before.  On… Read More

Basil Hayden's Bourbon
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Explore Whiskey: Basil Hayden’s Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey

By On September 7, 2016

Susan and I were checking out local (Grand Junction) bars, looking for a place with a decent whiskey selection, so we could try out a few bourbons we hadn’t tried before.  On… Read More

George Dickel No. 12
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Explore Whiskey: George DIckel No. 12 Tennessee Sour Mash Whiskey

By On August 14, 2016

I went shopping for a value whiskey I hadn’t yet tried; I’ve been waiting for an occasion such as this to pick up a bottle of George Dickel.  I’ve probably waited so… Read More

And Brad's favorite is...the bourbon.
Grand Valley

Explore Whiskey: Peach Street Distillers Colorado Straight Bourbon

By On August 14, 2016

Over the past four years, I’ve taken regular treks to Peach Street Distillers in Palisade, Colorado to try the spirits, with my hopes high that the quality of the local distiller’s bourbon… Read More