Reviewing whiskey is where we got our start and is still our number one focus today. We review bourbon, rye, scotch, irish whiskey, and other products. We hope our reviews will encourage you to try new products. As always, the best way to tell if something is right for you, is to try it on your own.


Stay close to the latest releases and everything that is taking place in the industry. Whiskey is one of the fastest growing spirits in the world right now and we strive to bring you the most up-to-date news and press releases as soon as the stories drop.

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About Us

This is what we do. This is who we are.

We are a men’s interest site with a strong focus on bourbon, beer, & other spirits. We feature news, reviews, recipes, gear, gadgets, & more. We try to review and discuss mostly bourbon but we do occasionally review rye whiskey, scotch, craft beer, and other spirits.

Why whiskey? There is something that has drawn us to this fine spirit for years. It’s a true symbol of craftsmanship and this is a great time to be interested in whiskey. There are numerous startups coming in from all over and a great deal of whiskey themed gear and gadgets. The culture that surrounds these products represents hard work. Folks are working hard to produce great products and we are proud to feature them on our site.

We feature products we find and love without compensation from any company. Something we are very proud of. We invite you sit back, relax, and explore our pages. We hope you enjoy reading our site as much as we enjoy working on it.

There is no site more grateful to have you as our friend than Bourbon & Oak. We really enjoy each and every one of our followers and the great support and conversation we have. As always, we thank you for your support and we will continue to strive to make Bourbon & Oak the best it can be.

meet our team

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Timothy Doty

Doty is the Founder and Editor at Bourbon & Oak. He started the site in 2013 as a way for others to discover the wonderful world of bourbon. When Doty is not working on the site or working in general, he enjoys spending time with his family and exploring the great outdoors.
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tangela royal

Tangela is the Advertising & Marketing Director at Bourbon & Oak and she has been with us since the beginning. When she isn’t working on the site, she enjoys spending time with her family and trying new craft beers.

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