Bardstown Bourbon Company to Release Discovery #10
Latest blend brings together five distinct recipes rooted in a classic Kentucky profile while exploring innovative flavors
Bardstown, Ky. (May 31, 2023)– Bardstown Bourbon Company, known for a modern and transparent approach to distilling, will soon release its latest in the Discovery Series which highlights the art of blending. Through artfully combining rare and exemplary whiskies from all over the world, this series pushes the boundaries of innovation by creating completely unique flavor profiles and styles. Bardstown Bourbon Co. Discovery #10 will be available in the distillery gift shop and other retailers starting on Friday, June 2 , 2023.
The Discovery Series #10 explores a new depth of flavor from selected premium aged bourbons. Building around a core of luxurious and traditional expressions, this release adds unique profiles from Kentucky, Georgia and Tennessee to create a magnificently complex, alluring pour. On the nose, toasted pecan, maple, and baked cherry lead to a luscious palate of vanilla cream, hazelnut, and cocoa. A balanced finish offers deep, decadent flavors with lasting spice.
“We’re excited to introduce a new look and feel on the packaging of Discovery #10,” said Dan Callaway, VP of Product Development for Bardstown Bourbon Co. “Inside you’ll find a trailblazing blend, rooted in Kentucky that explores innovative flavor from unexpected sources.”
Discovery #10 blend
s five distinct bourbons – of different mashbills, ages and sources – to create a whiskey that is deeply complex. Primarily made up of Kentucky-sourced bourbons ranging from six to 13 years old, the blend is rounded out by two ten-year-old expressions hailing from Tennessee and Georgia.
In January 2023, Bardstown Bourbon Co. released the Origins Series, a collection of three whiskies distilled, aged, blended and bottled on-site at the Kentucky distillery. Blending sourced whiskies, however, remains core to the brand’s identity, “We know there is a lot of delicious bourbon to be discovered out there, and we love to explore the art of blending to create singular expressions that can’t be replicated.”
Discovery Series #10 is presented at 114.24 proof (57.12% ABV) and offered at an SRP of $139.99. Roughly 3,500 9L cases will be available through the Bardstown Bourbon Co. gift shop, at retailers in 24 states and online at Seelbachs.com.
114.24 proof | 57.12% ABV
Nose: Toasted Pecan, maple, and baked cherry
Palate: Luscious vanilla cream, hazelnut and cocoa
Finish: A balanced finish offering deep, decadent flavors with lasting spice
62% 9-year-old Kentucky Bourbon 78 | 13 | 9
Vanilla, cinnamon and caramel with roasted peanut
18% 13-year Kentucky Bourbon 75 | 13 | 12
Candied cherry, ripe red fruit and baking spices
8% 6-year Kentucky Bourbon 53 | 26 | 21
Complex malt notes with youthful spice and smoke
10% 10-year Georgia Bourbon 80 | 10 | 5 | 5
Rich caramel, providing layers of flavor, earthiness and depth
2% 10-year Tennessee Bourbon 84 | 8 | 8
Orange peel, mixed nuts and caramel
About Bardstown Bourbon CompanyFounded in 2014 by Peter Loftin in the heart of Bourbon Country on 100 acres of active farmland, Bardstown Bourbon Company is one of the country’s most modern and technically advanced whiskey distilleries. Celebrating the art of making high-quality, authentic bourbons, the innovative distillery produces custom rye, whiskey and bourbon for prominent brands including Jefferson’s, Blue Run, Belle Meade and many others through its one-of-a-kind collaborative distilling program. Bardstown Bourbon Company honors tradition and drives innovation with their exceptional destination experience for visitors, including The Kitchen and Bar at Bardstown Bourbon Company. In addition to their flagship Origin Series, BBCo. offers limited releases throughout the year including the Discovery Series, which showcases the art of blending, and Collaborative Series, which celebrates partnership and transparency across multiple spirit categories. Bardstown Bourbon Co. also owns Green River Distilling Co, located in Owensboro, Kentucky. Learn more at BardstownBourbon.com.