Kentucky Distillers’ Association Selects Intellicheck’s Age ID to Advance Responsible Consumption of Bourbon

Distillers Using State-of-the-Art Technology Solution to Detect Fake IDs     JERICHO, NEW YORK – February 20, 2018 – Intellicheck  (NYSE American: IDN), announced today that the legendary Kentucky Distillers’ Association (KDA) is using Intellicheck’s Age ID™ to build on its significant commitment to the responsible consumption of Bourbon and distilled spirits.   KDA members are utilizing Intellicheck’s cutting-edge technology at multiple distilleries on the…

Heaven Hill Distillery Announces Release of Old Fitzgerald Bottled-in-Bond Series

For Immediate Release: February 19, 2018 Images: See instructions below   As the leader of the Bottled-in-Bond category, Heaven Hill is proud to offer a premium, allocated product within this special class that showcases the authenticity and quality of the American Whiskey portfolio. Acquired in 1999 by Heaven Hill, the legendary Old Fitzgerald line is well-known for its distilling pedigree and intriguing story behind its…

Four Roses Partners with Kentucky Derby Festival for 15th Annual ‘Rose Julep’ Cocktail Competition

Eight Louisville-area bartenders will compete for best mint julep recipe   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   LOUISVILLE, Ky. (February 19, 2018) – When you think of the Kentucky Derby Festival, you may also think of a mint julep—crushed ice, mellow Bourbon, simple syrup and fresh mint, all muddled together in a silver julep cup. Over the years, Louisville bartenders have continually put unique twists on this…

Rebel Yell Bourbon Kicks Off Rebel & Records Contest

Giveaway Contest Invites Fans to Let Their Rebel Spirit Be Heard for Chance to Win Vinyl-Themed Prizes   (ST. LOUIS, MO) February 14, 2018—Rebel Yell Bourbon is now spinning its nationwide Rebel & Records Contest, where hundreds will win weekly prizes, and three lucky people will win the ultimate private concert experience, as well as a custom hi-fi record playing system and other vinyl prizes.  …

Heaven Hill Brands Announces Major Redesign of Burnett’s Vodka Franchise

For Immediate Release: February 12, 2018 Images: See instructions below   “The Vodka category is a powerhouse within the spirits industry, and Burnett’s Vodka is a force that we are committed to seeing continued growth and innovation on,” said Max L. Shapira, President, Heaven Hill Brands. “As an iconic brand, our new bottle and label design celebrates the Burnett’s essence as a leader in fun…

Boundary Oak Releases New Lincoln Bourbon

Much like the stove pipe hat that once covered the head of the 16th U.S. President – Boundary Oak Distillery is topping the birthday of Abraham Lincoln with the Monday release of its new bourbon. Lincoln Straight Bourbon reached a perfect age early in the month and will be released with an exclusive celebration event, 4 to 8 p.m., at Liquor Barn in Elizabethtown. The…

Lonely Planet Reveals This Year’s Top 10 US Travel Destinations

(FOR RELEASE FEB 6, 2018 / 7AM EST) — Today, travel media authority Lonely Planet reveals the top 10 destinations in the United States this year in Best in the US 2018.   Each year, Lonely Planet asks its community of travel experts – in-house editors, researchers on the road and locals on the ground – to decide on the most compelling destinations to visit…

The S.V. Foundation’s inaugural charity event A Drink For You planned for March 14

Social mixer celebrates inclusion and community to benefit local recovery nonprofits     FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   LOUISVILLE, Ky. (Feb. 7, 2018) –  Tickets are now available for the S.V. Foundation’s inaugural charity social mixer A Drink for You, Wednesday, March 14th from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Hosted by Mint Julep Tours at its Mint on Mellwood event space, this charitable fundraiser is presented by…

Evan Williams Bourbon Experience

Evan Williams Bourbon Experience Reaches 1,000th Barrel Milestone

RELEASE: For Immediate Release February 1, 2018     LOUISVILLE, KY – The Evan Williams Bourbon Experience, a cornerstone of Whiskey Row’s renaissance in Downtown Louisville, filled the 1,000th barrel on February 1, 2018. The artisanal distillery reaches this milestone after producing one barrel per day since production began in September 2013, compared to the 1,300 barrels produced per day at Heaven Hill Distillery’s Bernheim Facility.…

Wilderness Trail Distillery

Wilderness Trail plans first Bourbon release

For Immediate Release – January 30, 2018     Danville, KY. – After more than four years of waiting for Wilderness Trail Distillery’s Bourbon, our Family Reserve members and loyal Ambassadors are plenty thirsty.  We aim to quench the thirst for our Bourbon on April 28 just before the Kentucky Derby.   “While our goal is to age much longer, these are special barrels that…