Rip Van Winkle Summary Rip Van Winkle is set in the years before and after the American Revolutionary War in a village at the foot of New York s Catskill Mountains where Rip Van Winkle, a Dutch American villager, lives One autumn day, Van Winkle wanders into the mountains with his dog Wolf to Old Rip Van Winkle a letter from the van winkle family We are frequently asked why our whiskey is so hard to find It s difficult to put a finger on just one or two particular reasons, but here are a few things that have led to the popularity and scarcity of our whiskey. Rip Van Winkle Summary eNotes Introduction Washington Irving s short story Rip Van Winkle was published in and in The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent Like other short stories in The Sketch Book of Rip Van Winkle By Washington Irving Matthews, Brander Brander Matthews .The Short Story IV Rip Van Winkle A Posthumous Writing of Diedrich Knickerbocker By Washington Irving Rip Van Winkle Gardens Home Nature s Beauty at Your Footsteps Rip Van Winkle Gardens, located on Jefferson Island, guests can explore the beautiful semi tropical gardens nestled in New Iberia, Louisiana Short Stories Rip Van Winkle by Washington Irving Times grew worse and worse with Rip Van Winkle as years of matrimony rolled on a tart temper never mellows with age, and a sharp tongue is the only edged tool that grows keener with constant use. Rip Van Winkle Brewing Company Catskill, NY Independent With seven in house brews to choose from, Rip Van Winkle Brewing Company has a taste that every beer lover will enjoy Our family opened the first Brewpub in Dutchess County in , the legendary Hyde Park Brewing Co which continues to be a mainstay in Dutchess County. Rip Van Winkle Bridge NY nycroads According to the New York State Department of Transportation NYSDOT , about , vehicles cross the Rip Van Winkle Bridge each day AADT The bridge, which carries NY , connects to the west with US W and NY in Catskill, and to the east with NY G in Hudson. Whiskeys Old Rip Van Winkle Van Winkle At the Old Rip Van Winkle Distillery, we kindly remind everyone to drink responsibly, and ask that only individuals of legal drinking age enter this site. Van Winkle Buffalo Trace Distillery Early aromas of caramel and cream with soft notes of oak, nuts and leather Features a sweet taste composed of vanilla, maple and honey joined by complimentary flavors of citrus and spice.