Bourbon Glazed Pecans — A Sweet Holiday Treat!

bourbon glazed pecans

Regular Taste Place readers know that bourbon is our go-to drink, and several of our favorite recipes include bourbon or whiskey.  In fact, on our vacation to Tennessee and Kentucky, we  toured both the Maker’s Mark and the Jack Daniels distilleries.  At one or both, they sold bourbon (or whiskey) glazed pecans, which were mighty […]

The Ole Smoky Tennessee Moonshine Distillery–Drinkin’ Across Tennessee, Part 3

Ole Smoky Tennessee Moonshine Distillery

A trip to the Gatlinburg’s Ole Smoky Moonshine Distillery–the first legal moonshine distillery in Tennessee! Not as nice or elaborate as our previous tours of Jack Daniels and Maker’s Mark, but if you’re in the Gatlinburg/Pigeon Forge area or Great Smoky Mountains National Park, it is worth stopping by and reading about the cultural and historical importance of moonshine to the region and getting a few free tastes while you’re there! [Read more…]