Jack Daniel’s Serves Whisky the American Way

Jack Daniel’s Serves Whisky the American Way   The iconic Jack Daniel’s Old No.7 brand has released the Jack Daniel’s American Serve into the ready-to-drink whiskey category. Jack Daniel’s new American Serve variety will be released in a short 250ml can, harkening back to the traditional way Jack is served in the USA. The new style serve…

Melbourne Welcomes Maker’s Mark Old Fashioned Week

Melbourne Welcomes Maker’s Mark Old Fashioned Week Tailing Melbourne Fashion Week will be the (much more fun) Maker’s Mark Old Fashioned Week. Running from September 2nd to the 10th, Melbourne’s best bars will host the celebration of Maker’s Mark bourbon and the Old Fashioned, each featuring their own unique twist on the cocktail. To mark…

Maker’s Mark Mint Julep

Maker’s Mark Mint Julep Glass: Julep Cup / Rocks   Ingredients:  60ml Maker’s Mark Bourbon Fresh Mint 2 Tablespoons of simple syrup muddled with mint Distilled Water Powdered Sugar   Method:  Muddle the mint leaves with simple syrup, add bourbon and a splash of distilled water. Fill glass with crushed ice and pour mixture over…

Classic Mint Julep

Classic Mint Julep Glass Rocks   Ingredients   90ml Bourbon (We used Woodfire Reserve) 2 Tablespoons of mint syrup (learn how to make your own here) 1 Sprig of fresh mint   Method Press the mint leaves into the syrup and add bourbon. Fill glass with crushed ice and stir gently. Garnish with a sprig…

A Quick Guide To American Whiskey

American Whiskey Styles Bourbon is far and away the dominant style of American whiskey, in the U.S. and around the world. Jack Daniel’s, and the much smaller George Dickel, call themselves Tennessee Whiskey, but they are bourbons in all but name. The Office of the U.S. Trade Representative defines “Tennessee Whiskey” as “Straight bourbon made…