12 Things You Probably Didn't Know About Bourbon, But Really, Really Should

In my last article (read it here), I explained the 7 things that make bourbon bourbon, and not just whiskey. This is part two of that article, and it reveals more unique and fascinating facts about America's proprietary spirit. Facts, that as a longtime bourbon drinker, I didn't know until I spoke with Jim Rutledge, [...]

October 10, 2011
8:48 PM EDT
Bourbon aging at Four Roses distillery. Note the people in the lower right to get an idea of the size of these barrels. Photo: Eric Rogell.