James Thornett is an original gentleman adventurer. From the war zones of the Middle East with his elite unit, to the jungles of Central America and West Africa, James has sought adventure and excitement in them all! It was his love for whiskey and desire to create a new bourbon & rye, capturing the tastes of his adventures, that led to the creation of Buckshee! He wanted his whiskey to represent three core values; Quality, spirit of adventure and a little mischief thrown in the mix! He teamed up was some industry stars who loved the story and shared a vision of what he wanted to create - Steve Grasse, JP Fetherston, Xavier Padovani and Josh Volz.