A Beginner's Guide to Whiskey | The rise of the craft cocktail has paved the way for a new generation of whiskey drinkers. Discover the rich history of this smooth spirit, from its roots in ancient Mesopotamia and the rise of "moonshine," to understanding the difference between types of whiskies, from bourbon and scotch to Irish whisky and Tennessee whiskey.
What makes bourbon different than scotch? Age and region influence each liquor's flavor profile, which can make one better suited for seafood and another better with steak. Learn more about bourbon, scotch and whiskey by clicking through to our whiskey guide. [Featured Design: Brentwood™]