Here’s my most recent column about my wonderful trip to Savannah and the buzz-kill nightmare that unfolded on Shelbyville Road after I returned. Basically, I was just trying to get cheap wine and cheese at Trader Joe’s and ended up nearly getting run over by angry St. Matthews drivers. That’s my last trip to TJ’s […]Read More Today’s Reason To Drink
The final part of my Wide World of Whiskey series came out today, and I’m kinda both sad and happy all at once. And that’s without a Xanax. I’m sad that it’s come to an end. I had fun talking, learning and sipping whiskeys from around the world. But I’m happy that I now know […]Read More Today’s Reason To Drink
Here’s my take on Monday’s eclipse, and a few suggestions on where to watch it locally. I plan on being at Big Bar for the night-during-day festivities. Read more here.Read More Bar Belle from 8/17/17: Eclipse sips — Where to drink when the world goes dark
They threw me into the Louisville Salt Cave last week to detox, and here’s what I discovered …Read More Bar Belle from 8/1/17: Dreaming of salted rims in the Louisville Salt Cave
There was a part of me who never thought this day would come. That Zima would never be re-released into U.S. public consumption for all (who are 21 and over) to enjoy. Well, it’s here. And I’ve seen it with my own eyes. I got the text from Big Bar owner Kevin this morning saying […]Read More Bar Belle from 6/13/17 Insider Louisville: Zima returns!
For those of you not in Louisville, a loud, crowded event called Thunder Over Louisville will be held on Saturday. It’s the kickoff to Derby — signifying it’s OK to drink before noon now throughout the next two weeks, leading up to that two-minute horse race on May 6. Many people here flock to the riverfront […]Read More Bar Belle from 4/19/17 Insider Louisville: No Thunder plans? No worries.
According to a recent WalletHub Study, Kentucky is the sixth worst state for singles, narrowly beating out the likes of Alaska, West Virginia, Arkansas, Alabama and Mississippi. And what’s even more depressing, we just barely beat the frozen tundra of grizzly bears, lumberjacks and Sarah Palin by .15 of a point! As a single person knee-deep in the […]Read More Bar Belle from 2/14/17 Insider Louisville: Red-state blues … Kentucky named sixth worst state for singles