Dueling Grounds to launch sales of Linkumpinch Bourbon

Distillery to begin selling Simpson County’s first Bourbon Dec. 1     FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Franklin, Ky. (Oct. 16, 2018) – Dueling Grounds Distillery will begin selling its 2-year-old Linkumpinch Bourbon on Dec. 1, a few days prior to the celebration of Prohibition Repeal Day, which took place Dec. 5, 1933.   The small batch is a limited edition, made at the distillery, and…

Celebrate “Mocktober” This Week To Help Fund Local Addiction Recovery Efforts

For Immediate Release – October 15, 2018     LOUISVILLE, Ky. – For the second straight year, the Kentucky Distillers’ Association and The Mocktail Project have declared this week “Mocktober” to promote inclusion of non-drinkers and empower more mindful consumption.   Through Sunday, Kentuckians are encouraged to visit more than 20 participating bars, restaurants and distilleries to enjoy a non-alcoholic “mocktail” or craft their own…

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The Old Pogue Experience: A NEW BOURBON HISTORY EXHIBIT TO OPEN IN MAYSVILLE  

 PRESS RELEASE:     Available for Immediate Release   The Kentucky Gateway Museum Center in Maysville, Kentucky is pleased to announce the Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting Celebration of the Old Pogue Experience on Saturday, October 13, 2018, at 11:00 a.m.   This unique Kentucky Bourbon exhibit is housed in the historic Limestone Building on the campus of the Kentucky Gateway Museum Center at 102 West…

KENTUCKY PEERLESS DISTILLING CO. FIRST TO OPEN BARREL WAREHOUSE IN HENRY COUNTY

Kentucky Peerless Distilling Co. October 2, 2018     Kentucky Peerless Distilling Company has completed their barrel warehouse in Henry County.  The warehouse marks the first distillery breaking ground in Henry County, Kentucky. The warehouse is a one-story rickhouse with a capacity of 5,300 barrels.   Kentucky Peerless broke ground on the warehouse in the spring of 2018 and the grand opening will take place…

Copper & Kings American Brandy Co. Launches via Chicago American Brandy Aged in FEW Rye Whiskey Barrels

Distillers Celebrate Friendship, Music, AM Radio, and Creative Expression in a Glass   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                                                  …

Copper & Kings Distillery

Distillers Celebrate Friendship, Music, AM Radio, and Creative Expression in a Glass   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                                                  …

Kentucky Bourbon Barrel Inventory Reaches 46-Year High

For Immediate Release – September 27, 2018     FRANKFORT, Ky. – As the Commonwealth closes out Kentucky Bourbon Heritage Month, the Kentucky Distillers’ Association today announced that the state’s aging Bourbon inventory has reached 7.5 million barrels, the most since 1972.   The total number of all barrels – including Bourbon, brandy and other spirits – reached 8.1 million, the most since 1971. The…

Kentucky Distillers’ Association Welcomes James E. Pepper Distillery as Newest Craft Member

For Immediate Release – September 25, 2018       FRANKFORT, Ky. – The Kentucky Distillers’ Association today announced that the historic James E. Pepper Distillery in Lexington is the newest and 39th member of the non-profit trade group that unites and leads Kentucky’s signature Bourbon and distilled spirits industry.   Located in the heart of Lexington’s vibrant Distillery District, the restored Pepper distillery began…

Luxco Introduces Old Ezra Barrel Strength Kentucky Straight Bourbon

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE       September 19, 2018 (St. Louis) — Luxco introduces Old Ezra Barrel Strength Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey this fall. Aged a full seven years for a more robust flavor, this bourbon is bottled at barrel strength of 117 proof. This allows the bourbon to develop bold, intense flavors with the perfect balance of oak, caramel, cinnamon and pepper, with a…

Town Branch Distillery launches first barrel-finished expression, Town Branch® Bourbon: Sherry Cask Finished

Launch coincides with the induction of late distillery founder Dr. Pearse Lyons into the prestigious Kentucky Bourbon Hall of Fame     Media Release September 14, 2018   [LEXINGTON, Ky.] – Town Branch Distillery is diving into the world of experimental bourbons and barrel finishes with its first limited-release edition of Town Branch® Bourbon.   The exclusive new spirit, Town Branch® Bourbon: Sherry Cask Finished,…