Bourbon

ANVIL’S BUFFALO TRACE PRIVATE BARREL SELECTION

ANVIL'S BUFFALO TRACE PRIVATE BARREL SELECTION

Kevin and I recently visited Kentucky to select a barrel of Buffalo Trace to serve as Anvil’s own private barrel-selection. Yes, I am aware that this makes our jobs at Anvil seem like the cushiest dream jobs ever. Watch yourself there – you’re drooling with envy all over your screen. Well, truth be told, when […]


THE EVOLUTION OF AMERICAN WHISKEY

THE EVOLUTION OF AMERICAN WHISKEY

With construction work on Anvil moving ahead at a feverish pace, I have found it next to impossible to sit down and string together a post for months. The blog updating which Bobby and I hoped would continue with one or two posts a week has been traded for refining countless details at Anvil. Thankfully […]


THE MAPLE LEAF COCKTAIL

THE MAPLE LEAF COCKTAIL

Bourbon is a little angry at the cocktail world . For such a long time, it was a cherished standby of the refined palate, a refuge from the candy cocktail plague. Bourbon was a more respected American take on nobility, if such a thing exists. Yes, Elijah Craig would have been very proud. Unfortunately, the nostalgia of bourbon seems […]