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A Whiskey Maker’s 9/11 Journey

After the terrorist attacks upended his life, Georgia native Michael Myers poured his passion into creating Distillery 291


Marianne Eaves’s Whiskey Dreams

The Kentucky master distiller charts a new course in the world of bourbon

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Miranda Lambert’s Whiskey Cupcakes

“The look of surprise when that whiskey taste hits folks’ tongues? It’s not what people expect. It’s even better,” writes the country artist in her new cookbook

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How to Help Save a Historic North Carolina Mill? Drink Whiskey

Cook’s Mill is a young bourbon with strong connections to a storied past

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Rick Bragg’s Whiskey Blues

What does it mean when a Southern writer can’t tell the Pappy from the bad from the ugly?

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The World’s Longest Bar Now Exists at a Distillery in Tennessee

You and two hundred of your closest friends can grab a stool at the newest spot to enjoy Uncle Nearest whiskey

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Five American Single Malt Whiskeys to Try

The category is growing fast across the South and beyond, with some tasty results

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Memphis’s First Modern Whiskey Is Crafted by Tennessee’s First Female Master Distiller

A storied past blends with a compelling present in bottles of the reborn Old Dominick


Waco’s Whiskey Wizard

Balcones head distiller Jared Himstedt on making a pour that captures the spirit of Texas

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Pappy Is Releasing More Bottles—But Good Luck Scoring One

The latest Van Winkle whiskeys are sure to be rare finds. Plus: another coveted bourbon from…Arby’s?


A Whiskey-and-Jam Session

Fruit preserves star in a surprising Scotch cocktail


Sip Your Baklava

A new Nashville hotspot celebrates the Middle Eastern dessert—in cocktail form


Lynchburg Lemonade: A Cocktail for Tennessee

The now-famous concoction was developed outside the Volunteer State


Chatham Artillery Punch: A Cocktail for Georgia

An old concoction that can serve an army


A Summer Irish Coffee

The welcome chill factor of the frozen cocktail


A Cozy Cocktail with Presidential Panache

Rye, cherry, and vermouth compose this wintertime warmer with a nod to George Washington

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Bob Dylan’s Surprising Nashville Bourbon Empire

Uncorking the story behind the freewheeling singer-songwriter’s burgeoning Heaven’s Door Distillery


White Whiskey Makes a Comeback

Moonshine has moved out of the jug and into the jar, but it still packs a punch

Southern Heroes

Fawn Weaver: The Whiskey Benefactor

The co-founder of Uncle Nearest, the most-awarded new whiskey brand in the country, keeps an undersung distiller’s legacy alive


Southern Whiskey, Scottish Brogue

In the Virginia foothills, Old World and New unite in a bottle of single malt