Dads Drinking Bourbon

Dads Drinking Bourbon

Two dads from Nashville that trade their kids' bottles for whiskey bottles after bedtime. They focus on blind tastings, side-by-sides, as well as interviews with the people behind the whiskey to determine the true review without bias on brand names and hype with a goal to make you #rethinkhowyoudrink.


March 22, 2023 18 min

 Named after the founder of bourbon, Reverend Elijah Craig, this whiskey packs a 12 year age statement and is bottled at barrel proof without chill filtration. Three batches are put out every year, and this particular one is the first for 2023. Taking a closer look at the name A123, the “A” denotes that it is the first batch of the year, “1” is the month that it was released in (January), and “23” signifies the year it was released...

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Still Austin sent us some of their flagship bourbon, named "The Musician." Directly from them: "Our new Straight Bourbon, affectionately known as “The Musician”, is made from 100% Texas-grown corn, rye and malted barley. It’s the distillation of all we are, and of all that has created us—an expression of true Texas terroir. Like our home city, this bourbon is inclusive and original. It took a combination of Southside pluck, oak-age...

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Ann Dee McClane from The Hermitage, President Andrew Jackson's home, joins us to talk about Sip of History. This event is being put on at the Hermitage with the help of the Tennessee Whiskey Trail on April 1st, 2023. We talk about the event, a little bit about our 7th President, and just have some fun. PS get your tickets here:

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February 15, 2023 23 min

Art of Alchemy, a small collective of friends working with other friends in the industry to bottle unique spirits for all to enjoy. They are unconventional in ways, blending exceptional distillates that could very well stand on their own. Their aim is to broaden horizons and collaborate with makers who like to push limits. With their first release, they blended three whiskeys (two ryes and one bourbon) to make their end product tha...

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We try two releases from Taconic that Zeke brought back from NY with him when he went up to pick a couple barrels with Rochester Elite Barrel Pickers a couple months ago: a wheated bourbon whiskey and a single malt whiskey. 

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Old Limestone Mixing Water is the sa...

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Logan Welk joins us in a rare on site performance at Brewhouse South in Franklin TN for a night of wings, fries, and bourbon. PS, PJ is there too so it's always a good time. We catch up on Blue Note and all the things they have cooking up in 2023. 

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January 31, 2023 17 min

One of our closest friends, Prav Saraff, has released the small batch of his Dream Spirits, which pays homage to his father's dream. Learn more at 

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Old Limestone Mixing Water is the same limestone spring water that's used to make your fav...

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January 30, 2023 16 min

The 2022 Infinity Blend is a masterful blend of rare whiskeys and Old Elk classics, including:

  • 18% Old Elk 2021 Infinity Blend of Straight Bourbon Whiskies
  • 15% Old Elk Straight Bourbon Whiskey, aged 7 years
  • 9% Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey, aged 13 years
  • 6% Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey, aged 12 years
  • 52% Old Elk Wheat Whiskey, aged 7 years

This whiskey comes in at 114.1 proof and has an MSRP of $149.99 per 750ml...

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The 16th edition of the Parker’s Heritage Collection consists of 67% 13-year-old Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey that has...

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Jack Daniel's Distillery released two more editions to their Distillery Series line of experimental whiskeys, formerly known as the Tennessee Tasters’ Selection. Specially selected by husband and wife team Josh and Lexie Phillips, Jack Daniel’s Distillery Series selection #8 is a Toasted Maple Barrel Rye and selection #9 is a Toasted Barrel Finished Rye.

Jack Daniel’s Distillery Series Toasted Barrel Finished Rye is a Straight Tenn...

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January 11, 2023 12 min

Eight perfectly aged barrels, hand-picked for the crisp, savory zing that distinguishes a truly superlative rye, were commingled to create this unique limited release - the first rye to bear the Nelson family name since 1909. We were lucky enough to get our hands on our bottle to review. FYI - this one is 108.4 proof and at an MSR...

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15 Stars released their second fine aged bourbon – 7 & 15 YO Private Stock. This expression is a marriage of two selectively sourced Kentucky straight bourbons aged 7 and 15 years and “flavor-proofed” to 107 proof with an MSRP of $139. The limited release is available at select Kentucky retailers and online at We were lucky enough to get a sample of this whiskey to try. 

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Lux Row Distillers recently announced the release of Old Ezra 7 Year Straight Rye Whiskey. But what does that mean? Well, Old Ezra 7-Year Rye features two rye mashbills (51% rye whiskey and 95% rye whiskey), is aged a full seven years and is bottled at full proof (114 proof, or 57% ABV). 3,000 six pack cases were released and this is at a suggested retail price of $79.99. We thank Lux Row for sending us a sample although our review...

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Bardstown Bourbon Company teamed up with the West Virigina Great Barrel Company to put out a blended rye whiskey but the interesting part is that is was finished in infrared toasted cherry oak barrels. Hear more about it as well as our thoughts on the podcast! 

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Mike Ryan from Big Stick Bourbon and Semper Fi Spirits joins us to talk about their unique product. Big Stick Bourbon is unique because before bottling they add a c­harred New American White Oak Stick into every bottle. The bourbon to stick in bottle ratio is 99.8% equivalent to that of bourbon in a 53-gallon barrel. Similar to a “Double Oaked” whiskey, this added step allows their bourbon to integrate with new oak for a second tim...

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We review the fall 2022 19 year release of Old Fitzgeraldn Bottled-in-Bond from Heaven Hill Distillery. Cheers y'all!

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For the first time in its storied history, the Jack Daniel Distillery is introducing a 100% malted barley grain bill with the new Jack Daniel’s Twice Barreled Special Release American Single Malt Finished in Oloroso Sherry Casks. The 2022 limited edition Special Release features American Single Malt Whiskey twice barreled and bottled straight from sherry casks at 105.7 – 107.8 proof. 

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November 30, 2022 15 min

Ross & Squibb Distillery announced the latest member of the Remus Bourbon family: Remus Gatsby Reserve. Released to celebrate F. Scott Fitzgerald’s legendary novel, “The Great Gatsby”, a century ago – from its events in 1922 to its publication in 1925 – Remus Gatsby Reserve is bottled at 97.8 proof (48.9 ABV) and offered in ultra-limited quantities at a minimum suggested retail price of $199.99 per 750-ml bottle.

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Jordan Via has had an incredible distilling career which brough him to Savage and Cooke. We talk about his story, how he got to where he is now, and all the good things going on at Savage and Cooke working for Dave Phinney, the famous winemaker. This one is a great listen! Cheers! 

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