Buyer’s Guide to ‘Straight’ American Whisky

American whisky

Last week I was at an event hosted by Jim Beam’s Canadian Brand Ambassador, Matt Jones. Matt is a big bourbon fan. As part of the tasting he mentioned that American straight bourbon is the only whisky in the world that guarantees there’s no additives (beyond water) added to the final product. This had me… 

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How Rye-ish Do You Want Your Rye? Canadian Club Steps In

Canadian Club Rye (2)

Like with IPAs and extreme bitter hops (which I love, by the way, so keep them coming), rye flavouring is a divide among whisky drinkers. Some love rye, some hate it, and some just would prefer life without it. The tide is changing, however, and it’s for the benefit of the whisky world.