Spooky Season is in full swing, but nothing says “Adult Trick-or-Treat” like a Halloween Whiskey. What exactly makes it a Halloween whiskey, you ask? Well, some of these tasty bottles have an outright Halloween theme, while others just fit the month of October with their dark, demonic, or scary names or bottle presentation. Below is […]
Category: Top 10 Lists
While Kentucky has become the epicenter of bourbon culture, bourbons are distilled and produced all over the country! We celebrate Bourbon Heritage Month this September with the Top 10 Bourbons NOT from Kentucky.
Beer and Whiskey. Whiskey and Beer. Although generally crafted from similar ingredients, the end products are quite different. Most people’s experience combining the two is a result of chasing a shot of whiskey with a swig of beer at a party, or ordering a “Boilermaker” special (a shot of whiskey and a beer) at happy […]
There are few things more polarizing in the whiskey community than the idea of flavored whiskey. Purists think its not even whiskey, others find it delicious. In reality, it might be both.
Most people don’t reach for a bottle of whiskey and think, “Gee, I hope this is saltier and brinier than the seas themselves!” But whiskey enthusiasts aren’t like most people, and for some, those salty and umami notes are exactly what they are looking for in their dram. Just as the earthy, smokey, peaty flavors […]
Looking for the perfect whiskey to give as a gift? Whether it’s for a whiskey aficionado or someone just starting their journey into the world of spirits, selecting the right bottle can make a lasting impression. In this article, we present the top 10 best whiskeys to give as a gift, carefully curated to cater […]
Here at Abov, we are constantly sifting through our ratings and review data to curate these Top 10 Lists and provide recommendations to help you find your next favorite whiskey. Today, however, we decided to outsource that curation to the machines. Yes, we’ve jumped on the AI/ChatGPT bandwagon to see what whiskeys the robots are […]
We’ve all been there. You want to get something to drink for the weekend, but payday hasn’t hit yet. You’re a little short on scratch, but you don’t want to sacrifice on quality. You’re looking for an inexpensive whiskey, not a cheap whiskey. Here at Abov whether through our own financial misdoings or a crippling need […]
It’s April, which means May is right around the corner, which also means you are already running out of time to get the perfect bottle of whiskey ready to celebrate the Kentucky Derby. When it comes to annual Run for the Roses, there is no better way to enjoy than while wearing a goofy hat […]
April 1st, in addition to being widely recognized as April Fool’s Day, is the day we celebrate Japanese Whisky Day. Japan has a storied whisky making history, but it’s meteoric rise in popularity (and price) outmatches even the likes of American bourbon like Pappy. Japan’s whisky industry has taken the world by storm, captivating whisky […]