Jeptha Creed Announced as the Official Vodka of the Kentucky Derby Festival

January 22, 2018

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January 22, 2018                                           


(LOUISVILLE, KENTUCKY) Jeptha Creed – a craft distillery located in Shelbyville, Kentucky specializing in bourbon, whiskey, vodka and moonshine – is proud to announce they have become the official vodka of the 2018 Kentucky Derby Festival.

The Kentucky Derby Festival is a month-long celebration leading up to Derby day including events of all kinds for people of all ages. Jeptha Creed vodka will be available for purchase at Thunder Over Louisville on April 21 and Kroger’s Fest-a-Ville at the Chow Wagon April 27 through May 4.

As the official vodka of the Kentucky Derby Festival, Jeptha Creed will also be a part of various events during the festival including the Derby Festival Spring Fashion Show, Hole-In-One Contest, They’re Off Luncheon, Kroger’s Fest-a-Ville, Race Expo and Packet Pick-up, and Celebrity Day at the Downs.

In celebration of their partnership with the Kentucky Derby Festival, Jeptha Creed has developed a cocktail called the Bluegrass Belle reflecting the spirit of Derby. The Bluegrass Belle ingredients include Jeptha Creed Blueberry Flavored Vodka, mint simple syrup, lime juice, and Sprite, with a mint sprig garnish.

For more information about Jeptha Creed craft distillery please visit or call Autumn Nethery at (502) 529-1008.


Jeptha Creed is a craft distillery founded by mother-daughter duo Joyce and Autumn. Their deep love for family history and heritage is what inspired them to build this legacy for their family. They are responsible for every part of the distilling process right down to the ingredients grown on their family farm. Their motto is inspired by the Scottish Galiec saying “Ne Oublie” meaning “Do Not Forget” reminding them to never forget where they came from. They currently carry vodka, moonshine and whiskey. Bourbon is expected to be available in 2019. Spirits can be purchased at the Jeptha Creed distillery.


Jeptha Creed is located at 500 Gordon Lane, Shelbyville, KY 40065. January through March they are open Thursday 12pm – 5pm, Friday and Saturday 12pm-10pm and Sunday 12pm – 5pm. March through December they are open Tuesday – Thursday 11am – 6pm, Friday and Saturday 11am – 6pm and Sunday 12pm – 5pm. Contact them at (502)487-5007 to book a tour.



Autumn Nethery



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