2017 Toast the Trees Final Count

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2017 Toast the Trees Final Count

Inside Angel’s Envy

A great deal of hard work and experience go into crafting one of the world’s best bourbons, and we’re proud of the work that our excellent team accomplishes every day. Find out exactly what it takes first-hand from our team.

A Letter from Wes Henderson on Father’s Day

For me, Father’s Day has always been a time of both reflection and celebration. It’s a joy to have my…Read More
A Letter from Wes Henderson on Father’s Day

Wes, Kyle and Andrew Henderson on Father’s Day

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Wes, Kyle and Andrew Henderson on Father’s Day

Toast the Trees Planting Has Begun

It’s with sore hands and stiff backs that we proudly announce that, as of this week, we’ve planted the first…Read More
Toast the Trees Planting Has Begun

In Celebration of Cloudiness

Every year’s Angel’s Envy Cask Release has been different, and we’ve loved them all. Our 2016 release just happens to…Read More
In Celebration of Cloudiness

Meet the Team Behind the Angel’s Envy Distillery Experience

At our new distillery, we’ve been distilling whiskey for about a month now. That was the first order of business.…Read More
Meet the Team Behind the Angel’s Envy Distillery Experience

The Angel’s Envy Still is Now Up and Running

We’re thrilled to announce that our new distillery on Main Street in downtown Louisville will be opening to the public…Read More
The Angel’s Envy Still is Now Up and Running

Why We Toast the Trees

This is our fourth year partnering with The Arbor Day Foundation for Toast the Trees in honor of September’s National…Read More
Why We Toast the Trees

Why We Have Whiskey Guardians

As far as whiskey education goes, it’s been a telling past couple of weeks. The venerable Masters of Whisky program…Read More
Why We Have Whiskey Guardians

Why All the Articles?

  We’re a company of whiskey nerds, and we mean that in the best possible sense of the word. Speaking…Read More
Why All the Articles?

The Strange History of Billy Goat Strut Alley

We’re always fascinated by history. Once, long before our distillery would ever begin production of whiskey, elevators were built on…Read More
The Strange History of Billy Goat Strut Alley

Why We Trust Cork to Bottle Up Our Spirits

  While our heart is rooted in Kentucky bourbon, our taste can be a bit more continental: specifically, Portuguese. Portugal…Read More
Why We Trust Cork to Bottle Up Our Spirits

Barrel Wrangling with Kevin Curtis

    Did you know that a 53-gallon whiskey barrel can hold up to 525 pounds of spirit? That means…Read More
Barrel Wrangling with Kevin Curtis

ANGEL’S ENVY Gets Its Hands Dirty in Time for Arbor Day

  Today is Arbor Day, a holiday which has been celebrated in America since 1872, when on April 10th, an…Read More
ANGEL’S ENVY Gets Its Hands Dirty in Time for Arbor Day

From the Archives: A Lost Message from Lincoln Henderson

  Lincoln Henderson was many things to us. He was a father, a grandfather, a friend, and our Master Distiller.…Read More
From the Archives: A Lost Message from Lincoln Henderson

10/10 is More than a Perfect Score

  Here’s a little-known fact about ANGEL’S ENVY: all of our corks are stamped with the date 10/10—the month and…Read More
10/10 is More than a Perfect Score

Saving the Spirit: Barrel Repair with Kevin Curtis

When whiskey is your business, few things are more disappointing than losing precious spirit to something as simple as a…Read More
Saving the Spirit: Barrel Repair with Kevin Curtis

Wes and Kyle Henderson Talk 2015 Cask Strength

    Please tell us a little about the background and inspiration behind Cask Strength. Wes Henderson: “Cask Strength was…Read More
Wes and Kyle Henderson Talk 2015 Cask Strength

Angel’s Envy Closes out Another Amazing Year at Camp Runamok

Another beautiful year at Camp Runamok is behind us, but we can always look back and remember the beautiful faces…Read More
Angel’s Envy Closes out Another Amazing Year at Camp Runamok

Angel’s Envy Newest Role: Cabin Sponsors at Camp Runamok

For the past four years, something strange and wonderful has been happening in the remote hills south of Louisville. Over…Read More
Angel’s Envy Newest Role: Cabin Sponsors at Camp Runamok

Whiskey History: What Is Tennessee Whiskey

  Photo courtesy of ZIPNON Bourbon and Tennessee Whiskey are pretty similar. They’re both made with a mash bill of…Read More
Whiskey History: What Is Tennessee Whiskey

The Search for the Perfect Port Barrels

Master Distiller Lincoln Henderson always knew that he wanted to explore finishing techniques and how they could be used to…Read More
The Search for the Perfect Port Barrels

Why Port? Lincoln and Wes Discuss the Pursuit of Flavor and the Perfect Finish

These quotes were pulled from three separate interviews conducted with Lincoln and Wes Henderson over the past three years. Lincoln…Read More
Why Port? Lincoln and Wes Discuss the Pursuit of Flavor and the Perfect Finish

Angel’s Envy and The Arbor Day Foundation Plan for a Spring Planting

  Kevin Curtis, Kyle Henderson and Wes Henderson got an early start, planting a white oak tree in front of…Read More
Angel’s Envy and The Arbor Day Foundation Plan for a Spring Planting

Wes Henderson on Angel’s Envy’s 2014 Cask Strength Release

In 2013, Spirit Journal ranked Angel’s Envy Cask Strength as the “Best Spirit in the World.” This was, understandably, a…Read More
Wes Henderson on Angel’s Envy’s 2014 Cask Strength Release

Holidays with the Hendersons

Wes and Kyle Henderson work hard throughout the year to create Angel’s Envy’s award-winning whiskeys. While Master Distiller Lincoln Henderson…Read More
Holidays with the Hendersons

The Best Bartenders Deserve the Best Bourbon — Angel’s Envy at Camp Runamok

We work with a lot of amazing bartenders. It’s largely because of the recommendations and advocacy of so many of…Read More
The Best Bartenders Deserve the Best Bourbon — Angel’s Envy at Camp Runamok

Catching Lightning in a Bottle Kyle Henderson on Angel’s Envy Cask Strength

    We’ve always been proud of our Cask Strength Port Finish Bourbon. Even before Spirit Journal ranked it as…Read More
Catching Lightning in a Bottle Kyle Henderson on Angel’s Envy Cask Strength

Always Be Sure Your Title Translates

  One of the fascinating things about talking with Lincoln Henderson was knowing that, at any moment, he might remember…Read More
Always Be Sure Your Title Translates

Learning the Family Business with Kyle Henderson

At Angel’s Envy, we tend to do things by hand. It’s not an affectation. It’s a practical necessity. For instance,…Read More
Learning the Family Business with Kyle Henderson

Meet Kevin Curtis, Angel’s Envy’s Distillery Operations Manager

  For years, Kevin has been a close friend of the Henderson family. He first met Lincoln at Brown Forman.…Read More
Meet Kevin Curtis, Angel’s Envy’s Distillery Operations Manager

A Celebration of the Independent Spirit and the Life and Legacy of Lincoln Henderson

It’s impossible to fully tell the story of Angel’s Envy without also telling the story of Master Distiller Lincoln Henderson.…Read More
A Celebration of the Independent Spirit and the Life and Legacy of Lincoln Henderson

A Talk with the Team Behind Angel’s Envy

Based in Louisville, ANGEL’S ENVY Port Finished Bourbon is aged and finished in extremely small batches by a handful of…Read More
A Talk with the Team Behind Angel’s Envy

How Do You Go from Rye to Masterpiece? Wes Henderson on Angel’s Envy Rye

Angel’s Envy Rum Finished Rye is a distinctly different take on a rye. Wes explains, “The rye and the rum,…Read More
How Do You Go from Rye to Masterpiece? Wes Henderson on Angel’s Envy Rye

Angel’s Envy Breaks Ground on New Distillery

Tuesday, July 9th at 1:00 pm, we’re proud to welcome honored guests, including Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear and Louisville Mayor…Read More
Angel’s Envy Breaks Ground on New Distillery

How Do You Make a Malcontent?

  You might wonder how a man like Lincoln Henderson became so particular in his lifetime. Or peculiar. Like all…Read More
How Do You Make a Malcontent?

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