Episode #168: Grand Opening: Bourbon County Rare

Bourbon County Brand Stout is simply one of the best bourbon barrel aged stouts in the world. It’s a massive Russian Imperial aged for six months in Heaven Hill bourbon barrels. So what happens when you put it in Pappy Van Winkle 23yr barrels for two years?!?! Good things.

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  1. From "Jason" :

    Can you post pictures of the store for those of us who aren’t lucky enough to live in Chicago?

  2. From "Ben" :

    Hey can you put up that episode where the BB stouts go head to head?

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