Jeptha Creed Distillery Joins Kentucky Distillers’ Association

For Immediate Release – September 28, 2016   FRANKFORT, Ky. – The Kentucky Distillers’ Association today proudly welcomed Jeptha Creed Distillery as its newest and 32nd member of the non-profit trade group that unites and leads the state’s signature Bourbon and distilled spirits industry. The first distillery in Shelby County since Prohibition, Jeptha Creed is slated to open to the public later this year. The…

Limestone Branch Distillery

The 2016 Offering of Yellowstone® Limited Edition Kentucky Straight Bourbon Launching in October

(Lebanon, Ky.) September 27, 2016 – Limestone Branch Distillery introduces the 2016 edition of Yellowstone® Limited Edition Kentucky Straight Bourbon, set to hit the market in October. This year’s limited edition combines two extra-aged rye mashed bourbons – a stately 12-year and a bold 7-year – hand-selected and finished for several months in new toasted wine barrels. The result is a small batch legendary bourbon…

Bardstown Bourbon Company Joins Kentucky Distillers’ Association

For Immediate Release – September 26, 2016     FRANKFORT, Ky. – The Kentucky Distillers’ Association is honored to announce that the Bardstown Bourbon Company is the newest member of the non-profit trade group that unites and leads the state’s signature Bourbon and distilled spirits industry. “This is an exciting day for the KDA and our friends in Bardstown, the Bourbon Capitol of the World,”…

O.Z. Tyler Distillery Joins Kentucky Distillers’ Association

For Immediate Release – September 22, 2016   FRANKFORT, Ky. – The Kentucky Distillers’ Association today announced that the O.Z. Tyler Distillery in Owensboro is the newest member of the non-profit trade group that unites and leads the state’s signature Bourbon and distilled spirits industry. “We’re thrilled that Bourbon production has returned to Owensboro, which has a rich and deep history in our legendary industry,”…

Louisville Distilling Company Joins Kentucky Distillers’ Association

For Immediate Release – September 19, 2016     FRANKFORT, Ky. – The Kentucky Distillers’ Association today proudly welcomed the Louisville Distilling Company as its newest and 29th member of the non-profit trade group that unites and leads the state’s signature Bourbon and distilled spirits industry. The company is best known for its flagship Angel’s EnvyTM brand, a Kentucky straight Bourbon whiskey finished in hand-selected…

Kentucky Bourbon Hall of Fame

Kentucky Bourbon Hall of Fame Welcomes Four New Members & Lifetime Achievement Honoree

For Immediate Release – September 14, 2016   BARDSTOWN, Ky. – The prestigious Kentucky Bourbon Hall of Fame today honored five individuals for their service and support of the Commonwealth’s signature industry, including a living Bourbon legend as this year’s recipient of the Parker Beam Lifetime Achievement award. “This year’s distinguished class has a shared theme – they served behind-the-scenes to promote, protect and elevate…

Wild Turkey Distillery

Wild Turkey® AND creative director MATTHEW MCCONAUGHEY LAUNCH GLOBAL ADVERTISING CAMPAIGN

LAWRENCEBURG, KY (September 8, 2016) – Wild Turkey® today unveiled its first television commercial directed by and starring Academy Award®-winning actor Matthew McConaughey. The commercial, which marks McConaughey’s directorial debut, is part of the iconic bourbon’s new global marketing campaign titled “It’ll Find You,” created in partnership with J. Walter Thompson New York, which aims to reintroduce the world to the legendary brand.  It is…

Four Roses Annual Limited Edition Small Batch Bourbon Slated for September release

Brent Elliott includes OESO recipe for the first time in seven years FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE LAWRENCEBURG, Ky. (September 6, 2016) – Four Roses will issue the newest release in its series of limited-quantity special bottlings with the 2016 Limited Edition Small Batch Bourbon, featuring three of the distillery’s 10 unique Bourbon recipes. Four Roses is the only Bourbon distillery that combines two mashbills with five proprietary…

Gov. Bevin Declares September “Bourbon Heritage Month” in Kentucky

For Immediate Release – September 1, 2016   FRANKFORT, Ky. – Gov. Matt Bevin today honored Kentucky’s signature Bourbon industry for its booming economic and tourism impact by declaring September “Bourbon Heritage Month” in the Bluegrass. “Kentucky Bourbon is a thriving, homegrown industry that’s hailed around the world,” said Gov. Bevin. “It’s a privilege to proclaim September “Bourbon Heritage Month” in celebration of this historic…

Heaven Hill Distillery Announces Release of 2016 Parker’s Heritage Collection Limited Edition Bottling

FOR RELEASE: For Immediate Release Tenth Edition of annual ultra-premium release will feature rare 24-year-old Bottled-in-Bond Bourbon and continued support of ALS research and patient care BARDSTOWN, KY— Heaven Hill Distillery announces the 2016 limited edition release of Parker’s Heritage Collection – a 24-year-old, Bottled-in-Bond Bourbon. The uniqueness of this bottling lies not only in its age, but also in its Bottled-in-Bond designation. Bottled-in-Bonds, as…