• Pope Francis Declares Pappy Van Winkle ‘Very Good Bourbon'

    7 days ago - By Vine Pair

    We already dug Pope Francis for saying wine is necessary for celebration, and for ridiculing the Church for its anti-abortion and gay marriage beliefs. But thanks to Father Jim Sichko, a Kentucky priest, author, and motivational speaker , we now have another reason to love the Pope: The Pope loves Pappy.
    During a private event at the Vatican last week, Fr. Sichko, who is one of 100 papal Missionaries of Mercy in the U.S., presented Pope Francis with a bottle of 23-year-old Pappy Van Winkle as a gift to symbolize the priest's home state of Kentucky. When the Pope received the rare bottle...
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