Official Wild Turkey Websites & Pages
Wild Turkey Distilling Company (Official Website) – for the most recent product information, company news, and upcoming events
Wild Turkey Bourbon – YouTube Channel (Official) – promotional videos, interviews with the Russells, and other entertaining company productions
Gruppo Campari – parent company of Wild Turkey Distilling Company
Interviews with the Russells or Wild Turkey Distilling Co.
One Nation Under Whisky (various podcasts with the Russells)
Bourbon Pursuit (various podcasts with the Russells)
Dads Drinking Bourbon:
The Bourbon Show (ABV Network):
- JoAnn Street (episode 58)
- Jimmy Russell (episode 42)
- Bruce Russell (episode 33)
- Eddie Russell (episode 17)
2017 Wild Turkey AMA (Ask Me Anything) – a Reddit.com Q&A with Jimmy, Eddie, and Bruce Russell of Wild Turkey (March 2017)
2013 Wild Turkey AMA (Ask Me Anything) – r/bourbon Reddit.com sub-forum interview with Wild Turkey Distilling Co. (August 2013)
General Wild Turkey Informative Websites & Pages
Wild Turkey Distillery: History, Timeline, Mash Bills, Products, and More – a comprehensive guide to everything Wild Turkey courtesy of Josh Peters at The Whiskey Jug
A Visit to the Wild Turkey Distillery – a fun and informative guide to Wild Turkey from its early roots to present day, by Linda & John Lipman
How Wild Turkey “Funk” Became a Whiskey Geek Obsession – fantastic article by Aaron Goldfarb, June 19, 2017 (The title says it all!)
Wild Turkey Timeline – a comprehensive timeline of Wild Turkey releases, including changes in production, bottling, and labeling by Redditor, u/Kumori
Wild Turkey Date Code Guide – an excellent examination of Wild Turkey print/laser bottle codes by Redditor, u/Kumori
Whiskey Photo Library: Wild Turkey (WhiskeyID.com) – comprehensive library of WT bottle and label images going back to the early 1950’s
Mash Bill Breakdown: Wild Turkey (Bourbonr.com) – Wild Turkey bourbon and rye whiskey recipe information
Wild Turkey Print Ad History – featuring a wealth of images, this internet article is dedicated to Wild Turkey print advertisements from the late 1950’s up to the 2010’s
Notable Peer Reviews
Signde Drinks: Wild Turkey – the incomparable Signde delivers his take on a considerable number of Wild Turkey expressions
t8ke:Reviews “Gobble ‘Til You Wobble” – a series of numerous Wild Turkey and Russell’s Reserve reviews spanning several decades
The Whiskey Jug – Josh Peter’s massive whisk(e)y review site (with loads of Wild Turkey posts)
Industry Insider Blogs
The Chuck Cowdery Blog – Chuck is an accomplished author – a living legend of bourbon history and lore. A simple query of “Wild Turkey” on his blog’s search function is guaranteed to lead to hours of interesting and enjoyable reading.
The Fred Minnick Blog – Fred may be the most popular American Whiskey author and researcher at present. A query of “Wild Turkey” on his blog search function should lead you to some good information.
Michael Veach Blog – Michael is a Kentucky Bourbon Hall of Fame inductee, author, and arguably the most well-regarded bourbon historian in the United States.
Other Sites of Interest
Bourbon Release Calendar (BreakingBourbon.com) – upcoming American whiskey releases by year and season – reliable and updated often. It’s also an excellent whiskey blog with detailed reviews and articles.
r/Bourbon (Reddit.com) – a Reddit sub-forum dedicated to bourbon and other American whiskeys – an endless resource of reviews, debates, and discussions
GlencairnWhiskyGlass.com – If you’re interested in the etched glasses pictured in some of my posts, then visit this site by Etched Laser Art. Their products can also be found on the Amazon.com Marketplace. I’ve been very pleased with my purchases and I’m sure you will as well.