Like horse racing and bluegrass, bourbon has been almost synonymous with the Commonwealth of Kentucky for decades. Luckily, you can find America’s most beloved whiskey most anywhere in the country. As Barry Himel, beverage director of Dickie Brennan’s Bourbon House in New Orleans, explains, “Our city has a strong connection to bourbon. It’s our native spirit. Bourbon is sensual and seductive. It has a depth of flavor wonderful for sipping. Our bartenders love it because of its versatility.” Here are ten of America’s best bars to enjoy some authentic bourbon.