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Burnett’s Vodka Introduces Cucumber Lime Flavor

FOR RELEASE: For Immediate Release BARDSTOWN, KY – Burnett’s Flavored Vodka is introducing Cucumber Lime, an exciting addition to its already diverse family of flavors. The new flavor will be available nationally in April. The fresh cucumber taste with a squeeze of lime is right on target with growing consumer taste trends. Traditional fruit and refreshing, crisp flavors continue to lead the way in the…

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Golden Tickets Gone – Individual Tickets to Bourbon Fantasy Camp On Sale Tuesday

For Immediate Release – February 1, 2015 LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Fifteen minutes. That’s all it took for 50 prestigious Golden Tickets to June’s Kentucky Bourbon Affair™ showcase to sell out, with dozens more signing up for the waitlist. “Talk about a gold rush,” said Eric Gregory, President of the Kentucky Distillers’ Association that coordinates the signature showcase. “The word has clearly gotten out that the…

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Premium Passes to Elite Bourbon Fantasy Camp on Sale Monday   For Immediate Release – January 29, 2016     LOUISVILLE, Ky. – A limited number of all-access tickets to this year’s prestigious Kentucky Bourbon Affair™ fantasy camp – the gold standard of whiskey events – will go on sale at 11 a.m. EST Monday, Feb. 1. “Golden Tickets” offer top priority to exclusive tours…

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Woodford Reserve Unveils Latest Distillery Series Expression: Frosty Four Wood

 Woodford Reserve’s innovation shines through latest Distillery Series release January 26, 2016, Louisville, KY—Woodford Reserve announces the latest Distillery Series expression, Frosty Four Wood. Unveiled in July 2015, the Distillery Series is Woodford Reserve’s latest line of complex offerings available for purchase at the Woodford Reserve Distillery and select Kentucky retailers. The series showcases Woodford Reserve’s continued commitment to providing an unmatched whiskey experience and…

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Kentucky Bourbon Trail® Visits Skyrocket With 900,000 Guests in 2015

For Immediate Release – January 21, 2016 FRANKFORT, Ky. – With more distilleries participating than ever before, the world-famous Kentucky Bourbon Trail® and Kentucky Bourbon Trail Craft Tour® adventures set an all-time attendance record in 2015 with nearly 900,000 guests touring the best of the Bluegrass. That means the popular tourism attraction has more than doubled its attendance in just five short years, said Eric…

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Christian Brothers Introduces Apple to Growing Brandy Family

FOR RELEASE: For Immediate Release BARDSTON, KY – Heaven Hill Brands today announced the launch of Christian Brothers Apple, the third flavor extension in the growing Christian Brothers Brandy family. The newest addition takes a bite out of the popular flavored brown spirits category, building off the fast-growing apple flavor and successes of CB Honey and Peach. CB Apple combines real, natural apple with the…

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Regional Semifinalists Chosen for Heaven Hill Brands, Liquor.com 2016 “Bartender of the Year”

BARDSTOWN, KY – Heaven Hill Brands and Liquor.com announced today the 32 regional semifinalists competing for the 2016 Bartender of the Year competition. Semifinalists will compete in New Orleans, San Francisco, New York, or Chicago beginning February 2016. Over 600 original cocktail recipes using Domaine de Canton French Ginger Liqueur, Elijah Craig Small Batch Bourbon, PAMA Pomegranate Liqueur, and Rittenhouse Rye Whisky were submitted online…

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Kentucky Distillers’ Association Announces New Board Officers, Directors

For Immediate Release – January 5, 2016   FRANKFORT, Ky. – The Kentucky Distillers’ Association today announced that Master Distiller Chris Morris of Brown-Forman has been named Chairman of the 136-year-old group that unites, promotes and protects the state’s signature Bourbon and distilled spirits industry. Morris, an acknowledged authority on Bourbon and Kentucky history who is celebrating his 40th year in the industry, will serve…

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Yellowstone Select Kentucky Straight Bourbon Launching This Month

(Lebanon, Ky.) December 14, 2015 – Limestone Branch Distillery introduces Yellowstone Select Kentucky Straight Bourbon, set to hit the market this month. Bottled at 93 proof and available in a 750ml bottle with a commemorative tube, Yellowstone Select is crafted using hand-selected barrels of 4-year and 7-year Kentucky Straight Bourbon. “Yellowstone Select uses some of the finest hand-selected barrels available to create a well-rounded bourbon…

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Michter’s Distillery Becomes Heritage Member in Kentucky Distillers’ Association

Louisville Distillery Is First New Heritage Member Since 1982 For Immediate Release – December 8, 2015    LOUISVILLE, Ky. – The Kentucky Distillers’ Association today announced that Michter’s Distillery has advanced to the “Heritage” member level, the highest rank in the non-profit trade group that unites and leads the state’s signature Bourbon and distilled spirits industry. Michter’s is the first new “Heritage” member since 1982,…