Old Sugar Distillery in Madison uncorks a different spin on collaboration brews by distilling whiskeys from mashes and beers made by Wisconsin craft brewers.
Somewhere around mid-March, many of us were experiencing our last public outing for a while even though we had no idea at the time. What was yours?
You could call it the house that bourbon built. But it might be more accurate to describe the Fort Nelson distillery, 801 W. Main St. in Lousville, as the house that Michter's re-built.
To cap off a late summer camping trip, I managed to convince the family to stop for our umpteenth distillery tour of the year at a place called Ledgerock Distillery, just outside Fond du Lac. What we found was unlike any of the other distilleries we saw in our U.S. (and Irish) travels that year.
A decade ago, you'd have been hard-pressed to find a distillery tourism experience in Louisville, but that welcoming and walkable town has gone all-in.
In the Milwaukee area, one need only look to Cedarburg's Handen Distillery, W62 N590, Washington Ave., for an example of the influence women have had and are continuing to have in the world of whiskey.
The holidays are upon us and you want not only to enjoy a good bottle of wine or a nice warming spirit, but also to make a good impression on your guests or hosts at holiday dinners and parties, right? Here are a few suggestions to help make it all happen and make everyone happy.
In the 10 or so years that I've known Steve Palec - as a friend, associate and corporate real estate broker - I thought I knew all his stories. Nope, there are many more. His new memoir, "In Awe," drops on Dec. 2.
A former lead mining village that is remarkably preserved as a shopping- and entertainment-focused town along the banks of the Galena River, not far from the mighty Mississippi, Galena, Illinois, is just under a three-hour drive from Milwaukee.
In a booming hard seltzer market, how does a local craft beverage company stand out? If you're Sprecher Brewing Company, you differentiate yourself with a one-of-a-kind release that resonates strongly with the Wisconsin market.
This summer, Feral House books will re-issue the autobiography of the late barkeep, bawdy house owner and bon vivant Helen Cromwell, and the book's editor, Christina Ward, has collaborated with Great Lakes Distillery on a bourbon to celebrate the occasion.
The Chicago Cubs are back in town this weekend, but there is a silver lining: So is Central Standard's L Flag Bourbon.
Tickets are now on sale for Festa Italiana, which takes place July 19-21. And this year, guests have an expanded beverage program to which they can look forward.
Sure, you could buy your dad another "Greatest Dad" coffee cup, a colorful necktie or an always fashionable trucker hat ... But why would you, when you can give him something better ... like a bottle of locally made bourbon with a customized name that you made up yourself?
While we may not be at Churchill Downs, you can sport your biggest hat at one of these Derby Day watch parties!