Foreword Reviews

Straight Bourbon

Distilling the Industry's Heritage

2017 INDIES Finalist
Finalist, Photography (Adult Nonfiction)

Join photographer Carol Peachee on a visual journey from farm to bottle, with stunning images of the distilleries, farms, copper, brass, and steel works, cooperages and stave mills, and barrel warehouses that transform corn into liquid gold, while former Maker’s Mark President Bill Samuels Jr. and whiskey historian Carolyn Brooks trace the impact of historical industries and production methods on the modern bourbon brand.