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Beaumont: My Old Kentucky Inn

I didn't know it would take over 20 years, but I always knew I'd go back to The Beaumont Inn in Kentucky. When I think the quintessential Kentucky inn, I think of its uncloying Southern hospitality. I think of its yellow legged fried chicken served with ham…

Confessions of a Kentucky Bourbon Priss Pot

A Kentucky Bourbon Tour For several decades I have preferred my cocktails pink, frozen or Tom Collins mixer sweet. A libation as serious as bourbon could never be mixed with enough Coke or 7-Up was my manner of thinking. From the movies and experience, I…

Kentucky Road Trip and Some Unexpected Weather

A Kentucky road trip and the randomness of tornados and tourist attractions The Olde General Store on Mammoth Cave Road near Cave City,  Kentucky, would have been a great place to shoot a foreshadowing scene in a movie about tornadoes. Single gusts of wind alternate…