J.W. Rutledge Distillery

Talking Whiskey with the British Bourbon Society (Episode 746: December 23, 2018)

One sign of the Bourbon boom worldwide can be found in Great Britain, where the British Bourbon Society was founded...

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Rutledge Distillery Construction Likely To Begin In 2019

December 7, 2018 – After three years of starts and stops because of funding and health issues, construction of the J.W....

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WhiskyFest Hits New York City (Episode 743: December 6, 2018)

Whisky Advocate’s annual WhiskyFest took over the Marriott Marquis in New York City’s Times Square Tuesday night, and we’ll have...

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Episode 588: May 7, 2016

Jonathan Drew wants to take his success in the cigar business and expand into the spirits industry, and he plans...

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Rutledge on New Distillery: “I Can’t Sit Still”

May 1, 2016 – While longtime Four Roses master distiller Jim Rutledge has nothing but good things to say about...

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Episode 587: April 30, 2016

The other night, one of the whiskey bars in Louisville held a “Jim Rutledge Tribute Night” to honor the retired...

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Bourbon Hall of Famer Rutledge Starts Crowdfunding Campaign for New Distillery

April 28, 2016 – When Jim Rutledge retired from Kentucky’s Four Roses Distillery last September after 49 years, most industry...

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