Switchgrass Spirits has arrived. Here’s 10 places you’ll find it

Switchgrass Spirits Now Available It’s no secret that Missouri whiskey is prospering, highlighted by the creation of a unique class of spirits called Missouri Bourbon Whiskey. And the good news continues, because Missouri, and St. […]


Wood Hat set to release its first ‘Missouri Bourbon’, but what is that?

Wood Hat releasing their first ‘Missouri Bourbon’ It goes without saying, that when anyone thinks of American whiskey, or more specifically where it comes from, they think of Tennessee and Kentucky.  But, that is all […]


Michter’s Distillery releasing new 20 year bourbon

My first taste of Michter‘s was a glass poured neat from a bottle of US1 Kentucky Straight Bourbon at a bar in Kansas City. I was just getting back into whiskey following a nice run […]


Two new Remus whiskey’s to be released in November

I’ve had a lifetime fascination with bootleggers. I think it dates back to college, whereas a bartender in Tucson, Arizona, I met and served Bill Bonanno, son of the Bonnano crime family patriarch.  That was […]

New Releases

New Mezcal coming To St. Louis

Author Jay Schroeder said, “You’re not going to read a book on Mezcal, cover-to-cover, and three hours later be woke and understand mezcal. It’s not going to happen. Mezcal, as a category, is unknowable. It […]


Baker’s Bourbon begins anew as a single barrel

I often get asked, what is the difference between a “single barrel” whiskey and a “small-batch” whiskey. The basic differences are in the definitions. A “small batch” whiskey is one that is made from a […]