American Bourbon by all estimations is no poor, Scottish cousin. It is reason enough to move to Kentucky and about as American as Detroit-born car.
Scotch whisky is revered for its complexities.
Is Scotch whisky superior because it has more history behind it? Is bourbon better because it is made in a warmer climate?
Like we said, there’s no right answer.
Most agree that it comes down to preference, price, availability — not necessarily in that order.
Then there’s Japanese Whisky. But that’s a conversation for another time.
photo Originally posted: 9/12