Forget that funky cocktail you've been mixing up at home all these years. A mixology program being launched today at Jim Beam Urban Stillhouse on Fourth Street Live attempts to teach you how to mix like a pro. For the demo, mixologist Bobby Gleason had me mixing up my own bourbon sour with Jim Beam Black Label bourbon, lemon sour, orange marmalade, strawberry preserve, egg white and a basil garnish.
Workers at Jim Beam distilleries in Boston and Clermont, Ky., have voted to end their strike. WDRB.com reports that union workers approved a new contract offer by a 204-19 vote. Workers at the distilleries began a strike on Saturday after rejecting two contract offers from parent company Beam Suntory Inc., based in Deerfield, Ill.