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Summer 2017: Bourbon Boom and More

Take a deep dive into the past, present, and future of America’s native spirit, and make bourbon a focus this summer with cocktail recipes and food pairings. Plus, get to know the legends of bourbon distilling, find our recommendations for the country’s top whisky bars, and explore the nuances of peat.

Spring 2017: Awards and More

Our whisky awards are back for their 23rd year, with top whisky picks from around the world. Plus, learn to navigate the Scotch distilleries of Orkney, appreciate and understand the influence of oak, mix a better Manhattan, and track down rare bourbon.

Winter 2016: Travel to Ireland & More

Discover Ireland’s whiskey renaissance! Our guide has recommendations for the best pubs, restaurants, golf, and more on the Emerald Isle. Plus, find information on wheated bourbons to rival even Pappy, cocktail recipes perfect for winter sports and single malt enthusiasts, and a look into the rebellious new distillers shaping American whiskey.

Fall 2016: Islay Travel & More

Pack your bags and head to Islay, home to renowned distilleries and legendary hospitality. Plus, discover new American whiskey hotspots, go behind the scenes at the country’s premier still manufacturer, and tuck into whiskey barrel-aged foods.

Summer 2016: Enjoying Whisky & More

Learn how to get more out of your whisky from the first sip to the last drop, and get tips for buying, storing, and more. Plus, discover summer whisky cocktails, bottled-in-bond bourbon, and an in-depth breakdown of the still—and much more.

Spring 2016: Bourbon Country & More

Plan your next trip on the Kentucky Bourbon Trail, and brush up on the state of America’s native spirit—including the reasons it costs more these days. Plus, look into the future of Japanese and Scotch whiskies, ride along Scotland’s whisky route in a vintage sports car, and discover which whiskies were awarded best in class in 2015.