I received the news about an hour after the Pappy Van Winkle’s bottles arrived at my local liquor store. It was a day or two before Thanksgiving. The email said the PVW was here and did I want 15 or 20 year? I thought for a moment and then called back as fast as I … Read more
A well-done short film, Asleep in the Woods, on what makes Pappy Van Winkle’s Bourbon so unique.
I can hardly remember how or why I first discovered Pappy via Wright Thompson, but I do remember the first time I read Walker Percy’s essay on bourbon. Reading that essay, I decided I was a bourbon drinker, not rum, not vodka, not even gin or scotch, but bourbon. If it was good enough for … Read more