Pappy Van Winkle 2018 Season Kicks Off in North Carolina

Pappy Van Winkle has officially hit stores for the 2018 season according to Bourbonr.com which has put out its 2018 Pappy Release Map. Last year, the first bottle of Pappy showed up on November 1. If you live in NC and haven’t seen it yet, no worries. A sighting does not mean it has hit … Read morePappy Van Winkle 2018 Season Kicks Off in North Carolina

The Pappy Van Winkle Phenomenon: How Pappy Became the Most Sought-After Bourbon in the World

Ever wondered how and why Pappy Van Winkle’s bourbon earned its stellar reputation? Some say it all began when Julian Van Winkle III stumbled upon an old picture of his grandfather, Julian “Pappy” Van Winkle, smoking a stogie in the mid 1990’s. He decided it would be the perfect label to affix upon the now … Read moreThe Pappy Van Winkle Phenomenon: How Pappy Became the Most Sought-After Bourbon in the World