All in the Family By Max Shapira President Heaven Hill Distillery I’m often asked, “What’s the biggest thing you’ve done since being at Heaven Hill?” And people expect I’ll point to a brand launch or acquisition or some change in operations, but those aren’t it. I’m sincere when I say that having the next generation […]
Posts tagged Whiskey Knowledge
Experience & Passion: The Art of Making Whiskey The idea that some view whiskey making as an art likely confounds newcomers to distilleries—buildings crammed with machines, hissing stills and moaning grain grinders surrounded by a metal web of indeterminate plumbing. Equally unromantic is the fact that modern spirits making doesn’t happen without the inflexible sciences […]
For nearly every legendary Bourbon there’s a backstory, and few bottles bear as much legend, lore and flavor as Old Fitzgerald Bottled-in-Bond Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey. As our Spring 2018 release of this historic brand will prove, the story of “Old Fitz” contains more tales, truth and taste than ever.
HEAVEN HILL DISTILLERY: PRESERVER OF BRANDS In the 1800s, there were more than 2,000 distilleries in Kentucky alone. Before long, the combined forces of competition and the enactment of Prohibition in 1920 whittled down that once-massive number to just a handful at the time of Repeal in 1933. Even today there are fewer than four […]
How to Make A Rittenhouse Rye Old Fashioned Gather your tools, and more importantly, your Rittenhouse Rye and get ready to make a classic Old Fashioned. Join National Brand Educator, Lynn House, as she guides you through each step to make a classic Old Fashioned. Along the way, she will share some history as well […]
Snatch up your bottle of Larceny Bourbon Join National Brand Educator, Lynn House, as she guides you through each step to make the classic Whiskey Smash, perfect for a hot summer day. Along the way, she will share some history as well as some tips and tricks to make your very own high quality classic […]
Evolution of Bourbon Introduction Welcome to the Evolution of Bourbon! This is a 5 part video series about of how Bourbon became what it is today, or as we like to call it, The Evolution of Bourbon. Each video tells a story about a particular time period and what people were drinking during that time […]