Posts Tagged ‘Whiskey’

BBaF Podcast Episode 76: Four Roses Bourbon Master Distiller Brent Elliott

Brent Elliott is the Master Distiller behind one of the most iconic bourbon brands in the world – Four Roses Bourbon. This week on the Bit by a Fox Podcast, we got to chat about the dramatic journey that Four Roses has had since 1888(!), how they were one of the few distilleries in America to survive Prohibition, and how Seagrams nearly destroyed the brand in the 1950s. I also got a chance to taste the “Fourth Rose” in their lineup – Four Roses Small Batch Select.

BBaF Podcast Episode 56: From Barley to Blarney – A Whiskey Lover’s Guide to Ireland

Jack McGarry, co-founder of famed NYC Irish bar The Dead Rabbit Grocery & Grog, and return Bit by a Fox Podcast guest, Tim Herlihy, Brand Ambassador for Tullamore D.E.W. Irish Whiskey, discuss their forthcoming book,’From Barley to Blarney – A Whiskey Lover’s Guide to Ireland’

The Bit by a Fox Podcast Launches with Episode 1: Intro & The Old Fashioned

Drumroll please! Get ready to listen to the dulcet tones of someone attempting to avoid the dreaded vocal fry as much as possible…because Bit by a Fox is now a weekly podcast! It’s true! As an extension of this boozy blog, I’ll be giving you all a weekly dose of audio realness. This has been a […]

Another Reason to Visit Maker’s Mark Distillery: Star Hill Provisions

I can’t believe it’s been over a month since I visited the gorgeous Maker’s Mark distillery in Loretto, Kentucky. But if you’ve been following me on social media, you know that it’s been a bonkers few months of travel and imbibing across the country and continents! But it was this Kentucky visit that kicked it all off. […]

Irish Coffee, Hot & Cold

Ah, St. Patrick’s Day. That hallowed day of green beer, shamrock everything, and shots! shots! shots! I don’t know about you, but I’m just not up for that craziness anymore. I mean, some shades of green can be very flattering, and I can get down with a whisk(e)y shot on occasion – as long as it’s the good […]

Blinking Owl is Orange County’s First Distillery Since Prohibition

Being the first of anything is always a challenge. Blinking Owl Distillery co-owners, husband and wife, and longtime Santa Ana residents, Brian and Robin Christianson know that all too well. After setting aside their careers and devoting nearly four years to conceptualizing, researching and planning the business and build-out of the first craft distillery in Orange County, they’ve finally opened […]

The Viking Daisy – A Preakness Cocktail for the Maker’s Mark #TrifectaChallenge

We are full-on into horse racing season, also known as Bourbon Season….or just Drinking More Bourbon Than Usual Season. And, of course the Mint Julep holds a special importance this time of year because of the Kentucky Derby. But, we’re just getting started! The Kentucky Derby may be the first but it is just one out of […]

Zen and Tonic: Savory and Fresh Cocktails for the Enlightened Drinker & Massive Bar Swag Giveaway!

Before I knew Jules Aron as the author of the beautiful, new garden to glass cocktail book Zen and Tonic, I knew her online as the Healthy Bartender. As a certified health and nutrition coach with a background in bartending, she was always transforming green juices and fruit smoothies into boozy concoctions, and figuring out ways […]

Bartender Style – Pamela Wiznitzer at Seamstress

Bartender Style is a collaboration between Bit by a Fox and photographer Rose Callahan. This series, exclusively on the Bit by a Fox blog, explores and documents the personal style of some of the best bartenders in the country. This month, we’re profiling rock star cocktail whiz, Pamela Wiznitzer at her home base, Manhattan’s Upper East Side hotspot […]

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