Van Winkle Travel Adventures: A Trip Down Memory Lane

Van Winkle Travel Adventures: A Trip Down Memory Lane
While we are all existing in this time of uncertainty and worry, we are embarking into uncharted waters for sure. Mostly in the area of home-schooling! We are fortunate that our children love their schools, teachers and school communities and we all feel the loss of that right now. We...

Ultimate Southern Cooking: Grits and Skillets

Ultimate Southern Cooking: Grits and Skillets
When it comes to Southern cooking, grits are perhaps one of the most quintessential ingredients and cast iron skillets are one of the signature cooking methods. From a simple pat of butter to more complex recipes, grits can be baked into just about any meal and what better way to...

Cocktail Recipes: What We’re Sipping in Spring

Cocktail Recipes: What We’re Sipping in Spring
We’re getting our first taste of spring as the days stretch a little longer, temperatures get a little warmer, and we’re suddenly trading in our Hot Toddies and Manhattans for something a little lighter. Of course, we’ll always take an Old Fashioned any time of the year, but even that...

Cherry Inspired Recipes We're "Cherryishing" At The Moment

Cherry Inspired Recipes We're "Cherryishing" At The Moment
We recently discovered Orasella Maraschino Cherries and we here at Pappy & Company are officially huge fans. Now before all the bourbon purists out there think we’ve strayed from our family roots and don’t appreciate the purity of a classic bourbon cocktail, we’d like to share a little bit about...

Our Family Getaway to Blackberry Mountain

Our Family Getaway to Blackberry Mountain
A few weeks ago, my sister Louise and I had the good fortune to take a brief pause amidst the holiday craze and sneak away to Blackberry Mountain with our mom and dad for a long weekend. Blackberry Farm, known for its Foothill Cuisine, has earned Michelin Stars and James Beard Awards,...

Our Favorite Holiday Maple Syrup Pecan Pie Recipe

Our Favorite Holiday Maple Syrup Pecan Pie Recipe
This homemade pecan pie is a classic old-fashioned dessert that’s perfect for the holidays and is Southern baking at its finest. It’s made from pecans, with a filling that includes butter, sugar, eggs, and our Pappy Van Winkle Bourbon Barrel-Aged Pure Maple Syrup. The subtle sweetness of our bourbon barrel-aged maple...

Holiday Entertaining At Home With Pappy & Company

Holiday Entertaining At Home With Pappy & Company
We love the holidays, and we love to entertain, but with young kids and all the commitments that come with the holiday season, we’ve learned to keep it simple! Maybe one day we will get back to setting the table with all the trimmings because that’s fun too! But at...

Our 2019 Holiday Shopping List: Founder’s Favorites

Our 2019 Holiday Shopping List: Founder’s Favorites
We asked Pappy & Company's co-founders Chenault, Louise and Carrie Van Winkle, to share their holiday shopping list with us, to help with the best gift-giving ideas for mom and dad, husbands and sisters, and even yourself. Everyone deserves something special this holiday season! Who better to ask than Pappy...