What is the difference between Whiskey, Rye, Scotch and Bourbon?

I had an opportunity to work in a distillery retail store, which is much like a standard liquor store only with a limited selection.  People of all types came along with questions like “do you sell scotch?”  At first I was befuddled, that people could be so ignorant of what they were drinking.  After a …
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Sinfire Cinnamon Whiskey

The fine folks that make Pendleton Whiskey have entered the flavored whiskey market with a competitor to Fireball.  There must be some serious competition here because Sazerac Inc. the parent company of Fireball sued Hood river distillers for trademark infringement in February of last year. Priced reasonably, Sinfire whiskey has a good whiskey flavor in addition to …
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Make Your Own: Whiskey

Sorry for the dodge on this one.  I’m not actually going to show you how to make whiskey.  Owning a still without the proper licenses is more than my simple blog is worth. But that is not to say that you can’t do it anyway.  The Mississippi River Distilling company is offering up their equipment …
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