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BOURBON AUTHORS FEATURED AT KENTUCKY BOURBON AFFAIR™ FANTASY CAMP

For Immediate Release – May 21, 2015 LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Eight of the country’s most prestigious Bourbon authors will be featured at “Bourbon Under the Rocks,” the opening ceremony for this year’s Kentucky Bourbon Affair, where they will talk about their books, sign autographs and discuss America’s only native spirit. “Bourbon isn’t just a drink anymore: it’s also a cookbook, travel guide, entertainment manual, history…

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FORECASTLE ANNOUNCES FULL BOURBON LODGE LINEUP

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 19, 2015 FORECASTLE ANNOUNCES FULL BOURBON LODGE LINEUP INCLUDING BRAND OFFERINGS, FIRESIDE CHAT TOPICS PRESENTED BY LIQUOR BARN, AND CULINARY TREATS FROM LOUISVILLE’S FEAST BBQ BOURBON CARES CHARITABLE PROGRAM PAIRS MY MORNING JACKET WITH OLD FORESTER, HOUNDMOUTH WITH WOODFORD RESERVE, SHOVELS & ROPE WITH FOUR ROSES, AND TWIN LIMB WITH WILD TURKEY FOR HANDPICKED BARREL OFFERINGS TO BENEFIT FORECASTLE FOUNDATION EXCLUSIVE BRUNCH AT EVAN WILLIAMS BOURBON…

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KENTUCKY BOURBON AFFAIR™ TO BENEFIT EQUINE, FORESTRY AND ‘LIFTING SPIRITS’ CAUSES

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – The Kentucky Distillers’ Association announced today that its upcoming Kentucky Bourbon Affair™ showcase will benefit three groups involving retired racehorses, forestry research and a support fund for employees of a recent distillery accident. “Our legendary distilleries have a long history and strong track record of giving back to their communities,” KDA President Eric Gregory said. “We’re proud to help these worthwhile causes…

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Alltech Craft Brews & Food Fest this Saturday to feature 180 craft brews, craft distillers and food vendors

 [LEXINGTON, Ky.] – Grab your sampling glass and get ready – 180 beers brewed by 51 breweries from across the nation will be on tap at the Alltech Craft Brews and Food Fest this Saturday, May 16, from 12 p.m. to 8 p.m. in the Lexington Center’s Heritage Hall. The beerfest is one of the largest in the region and is even doubling its floor…

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Statement From the Family of Kyle Rogers On His Passing

For Immediate Release – May 12, 2015 “We are deeply saddened to report that our son, Kyle, passed away last evening. And yet, we take solace in the fact that he is in God’s comforting hands and is being greeted by cherished loved ones. We know Kyle is at peace and free of the pain from the last two weeks. We cannot begin to express…

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Senators McConnell and Paul Introduce Bourbon Bill on 51st Anniversary of Congressional Bourbon Resolution

AGED Spirits Act is a pro-growth measure that will help provide a boost to our economy and help create jobs in Kentucky WASHINGTON, D.C. – On the 51st anniversary of Congress designating Bourbon as a distinctive product of America, U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Senator Rand Paul are introducing legislation which corrects a provision in the tax code to ensure that Kentucky’s Bourbon…

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KENTUCKY BOURBON PROUD

KENTUCKY BOURBON AFFAIR™TO FEATURE LOCAL FOOD, CHEFS For Immediate Release – April 28, 2015 FRANKFORT, Ky. – Kentucky Proud, which markets farm fresh food and ingredients across the Commonwealth, is partnering with the Kentucky Bourbon Affair™ fantasy camp to showcase the state’s top agricultural offerings and talented local chefs. From savory culinary pairings with Bourbon to fresh cocktail ingredients and even an on-site farmer’s market, Kentucky Proud products…

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Support Fund Created For Injured Distillery Workers

For Immediate Release – April 27, 2015     FRANKFORT, Ky. – The Kentucky Distillers’ Association announced today that a support fund has been created to assist two distillery workers injured in a Friday explosion and fire in Western Kentucky.   Jay Rogers, Second Distiller at Silver Trail Distillery, and his assistant and cousin, Kyle Rogers, remain in critical but stable condition at the Vanderbilt…

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Frazier History Museum Expansion Plans Grow to Include Extended Bourbon History Exhibit

Joint Effort with Kentucky Distillers’ Association will Develop Concept Designed to include History of Bourbon and Interactive Visitor Experience   (Louisville, KY, April 23, 2015) — As the Frazier History Museum moves forward with its Future Fund Phase II renovation project, Interim Director Paula Hale has announced the museum’s plans to develop an expanded Bourbon history exhibit and experience at its location on West Main…

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WILD TURKEY® HITS THE ROAD WITH #NEVERTAMED BOURBON TOUR

“Distillery on Wheels” to Travel the Country Giving Bourbon Fans a Taste of Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey; Special Appearances by Legendary Father and Son Distilling Team Jimmy and Eddie Russell LAWRENCEBURG, KY (April 2, 2015) – From the Gold Coast of California to the bustling streets of the Big Easy, Wild Turkey® today announces the #Nevertamed Bourbon Tour – a 360-degree “distillery on wheels” that…