Kentucky's location in the central United States translates into weather that is typically mild and moderate with average temperatures throughout the summer months historically with lows in the 60's and highs in the 80's. Charred Oaks Inn, a Select Registry B&B, located on the western side of Lexington, Kentucky, is perfectly situated to be your home-away-from-home base for any and all adventures in the Horse Capital of the World. And Richard and I are only too happy to assis
Today, June 14, the official Spirit of America is recognized - it is National Bourbon Day. Like Scotch, Cognac and some other spirits that must meet certain standards as well as be produced in a particular geographical region, Bourbon is a whiskey which is only so named if distilled in the United States. To legally be a considered Bourbon, it must be 51 percent corn, stored in new (not aged) charred-oak barrels and distilled no more than 160 proof and barreled at 125 proof.
"What greater thing is there for two human souls, than to feel that they are joined for life - to strengthen each other in all labor, to rest on each other in all sorrow, to minister to each other in silent unspeakable memories at the moment of the last parting?" George Eliot All of us at Charred Oaks Inn were honored to host the Perry family for the wedding of Lauren and John over the memorial Day weekend. We enjoyed meeting the many generations of the family and were happ