Ah, yet another holiday is upon us…and you’re probably looking for a suitable gift for the love of your life. Never fear. We know just the way to make this day perfect (and delicious) for the both of you.
1. Buy Bourbon. This is an easy one. We suggest go big or go home, and pick up a Private Barrel Selection from your favorite liquor store.
2. Take your loved one on a trip.
Legend has it, Four Roses Bourbon began with a love story. In honor of Valentine’s Day, we want to know your love story. Leave a comment on our Facebook post with your own legendary love story, in 100 words or less, for a chance to win an unforgettable romantic (Bourbon-filled) getaway. The contest will run through February 14, 2016. Winner will be contacted on February 19.
We sat down with Corey Ballard, our director of warehouse and bottling, to talk Bourbon, basketball, and what she likes most about her job. Read on for this behind-the-scenes Employee Spotlight.
How long have your worked at Four Roses? I started in February of 1999, so almost 17 years!
Describe a typical day for you at Four Roses: For me there is no “typical day.” I wear many hats and I never know in which direction the day may go.
Brrrbon. Need something to warm you up this winter? Look no further than the Four Roses Hot Apple Cider. This cocktail is perfect for batching, so remember to invite your friends.
If you happened to recently pick up a bottle of Four Roses Bourbon (and we hope you have), you may notice the label looks a little different. Look closer. See it yet?
Yes, that’s our new Master Distiller, Brent Elliott’s signature donning the center of the label. It is, after all, his hands that help make this Bourbon what it is.
Let us know on social media if Brent’s bottles have made it to your local liquor store yet.
Hello and Happy New Year from your friends at Four Roses Bourbon. Before we go full steam ahead into 2016, we want to raise one final glass to 2015. So pour a Bourbon, and join us on this trip down memory lane.
In September, our long-time, Hall-of-Fame Master Distiller Jim Rutledge retired after almost 50 years at Four Roses Bourbon. His passion, enthusiasm and loyalty for our brand will not be forgotten.
Brent Elliott assumed the position of Master Distiller last fall.
Punch 415, named after the police code for disturbing the peace, is the perfect cocktail to ring in the New Year.
1.5 ounce Four Roses Bourbon Single Barrel
.75 ounce fresh lime juice
Eggnog: the perfect cocktail for a crowd. Don’t forget to reserve a batch for yourself. We all have that family member who will drink. it. all.
View the full recipe here.
Nulu-area bars recently created holiday-inspired cocktails for Nuludays, the inaugural Four Roses Bourbon holiday cocktail challenge. After two weeks of voting, Garage Bar took home first place, while Against the Grain and Haymarket claimed second and third, respectively. We thought you’d like to make some of these drinks for yourself over the holidays. Mix a few of these up and enjoy. Cheers!
Garage Bar “You’ll Shoot Your Eye Out”
2 oz Four Roses Single Barrel
Bourbon industry publication, The Bourbon Review, has once again partnered with us to compile a list of America’s 75 Best Bourbon Bars as part of the magazine’s seventh anniversary issue.
During National Bourbon Heritage Month, the nationwide “toast” will take place on Wednesday, Sept. 30, when The Bourbon Review and Four Roses Bourbon will encourage fans to take part in the “toast” by tagging their favorite bourbon bar from the list using the hashtag #75Toast.