Pharmacists/Scientists, who are students & lovers of bourbon, share rumors, news and happenings in the bourbon world with a decidedly scientific perspective.
The noted leadership guru, Stephen Covey, once wrote you should always “begin with the end in mine.” With that said, we don’t have the answer as to what the next big spirits boom will be. However, it is a question that we’ve been able to answer distillers, marketers, PR people, etc. in the whiskey industry … Continue reading The Next BIG Spirits Boom
We’ve all heard of or experienced the phenomenon of bottles changing their flavor complexion over time once opened. If you search the whiskey literature, industry experts will advise you that once a bottle is less than half full (some say a quarter full), you should drink it or possibly inject an innate gas like nitrogen … Continue reading The Open Bottle Effect
One evening this week, I found myself in a hotel room scrolling through Twitter reading the latest ‘news’ in the whiskey world when I came upon a post from a Twitter follower from a site called Bourbon Weekly. While the title of the article looked ‘odd,’ the content suggesting that MGP, everyone’s favorite mass producer of … Continue reading Bourbon Weekly is satire? Lessons Learned…
I’m Delta loyal. There, I said it! For those of us that are Delta loyal, it means connections through Atlanta from time to time…sometimes more depending on your georgraphy. This evening, I rolled the dice on trying to get on an earlier flight home and missed out. With 7 hours to kill, I went exploring … Continue reading Passing through Atlanta Hartsfield International Airport