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Louisville’s Seelbach Hilton & Lexington’s Campbell House Designated as Official Sponsors of the Kentucky Bourbon Trail®      FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:    Louisville, KY – March 09, 2020 – The Seelbach Hilton Louisville and The Campbell House Lexington, two of Kentucky’s most historic and prestigious hotels, have been designated as official partners of the Kentucky Bourbon Trail®. Each are managed by Musselman Hotels based in…

Four Roses and Kentucky Derby Festival Name Rose Julep Winners

Judges’ Choice and People’s Choice selected for best Juleps in Louisville, Lexington and Northern Kentucky areas     FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE LOUISVILLE, Ky. (March 9, 2020) – Six bartenders from across the region competed for top honors at the 17th annual Rose Julep Cocktail Competition at Mellwood Arts Center, as part of the Kentucky Derby Festival’s “Festival Unveiled” event on Thursday, March 5. A panel…

Bardstown Bourbon Company to release Goodwood Brewing Company Walnut Brown Ale bourbon April 1

Modern distillery will debut second collaboration with Louisville brewery     FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   BARDSTOWN, Ky. (March 9, 2020) – – – The Bardstown Bourbon Company, 1500 Parkway Drive, will launch its second expression with Louisville’s Goodwood Brewing Company as part of its Collaborative Series on Wednesday, April 1. Available throughout Kentucky and Indiana only as a limited release, Bardstown Bourbon Company Goodwood Brewing Company Walnut Brown Ale…

Mint Julep Experiences hosts the Derby Eve Bourbon & BBQ Throwdown at Jim Beam Distillery

An exclusive, after-hours Bourbon and culinary event held at the Jim Beam American Stillhouse FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   LOUISVILLE, Ky. (March 3, 2020) — Ditch the high heels and black ties for a Derby Eve bourbon experience like no other! Mint Julep Experiences is excited to offer the first-ever Bourbon & BBQ Throwdown at the Jim Beam American Stillhouse on Friday, May 1 — the…

Four Roses’ acclaimed addition to its Bourbon lineup expanding to more states 

Non-chill filtered and 104 proof, Four Roses Small Batch Select to appear on more shelves this spring     FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE LAWRENCEBURG, Ky. – Four Roses Distillery’s “fourth rose” will become available to more Bourbon lovers this year. Launched last year as the award-winning distillery’s first permanent product-line extension in more than a decade, Four Roses Small Batch Select had previously been available in…

Bardstown Bourbon Company launches first Women of Bourbon Cocktail Competition March 24

All-female bar staff and distinguished panel of women judges highlight contest     FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE BARDSTOWN, Ky. (Feb. 26, 2020) – – – The Bardstown Bourbon Company, 1500 Parkway Drive, debuts its first Women of Bourbon Cocktail Competition on Tuesday, March 24, from 6 to 9 p.m. Five all-female bartenders from the distillery’s in-house restaurant, Bottle & Bond Kitchen and Bar, will compete to create their…

Lexington Brewing & Distilling Co. launches line of barrel-aged hard teas

Kentucky brewery develops innovation from distillery lore Media Release                                                                                                                                                                                Feb. 24, 2020   [LEXINGTON, Ky.] – Distilling in the state of Kentucky has always been hard work. Manning the stills in the bitter cold of winter and through the dog days of summer can be exhausting. Rolling 500-pound whiskey-filled barrels to and from the rickhouse takes strength and skill.   According to…

Four Roses Partners with Kentucky Derby Festival for 17th Annual ‘Rose Julep’ Cocktail Competition

Six regional bartenders will compete for best julep recipe FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE LOUISVILLE, Ky. (February 24, 2020) – When you think of the Kentucky Derby Festival, you may also think of a mint julep – crushed ice, mellow Bourbon, simple syrup and fresh mint, all muddled together in a silver cup. Over the years, bartenders have continually put unique twists on this classic cocktail, but…

Lux Row Distillers Re-Launches Daviess County Kentucky Straight Bourbon

BARDSTOWN, KY (February 19, 2020) – To pay homage to the rich distilling tradition of Daviess County, Kentucky, Lux Row Distillers is re-launching Daviess County Kentucky Straight Bourbon – an ultra-premium family of bourbons, with three variants. This unique bourbon launches this week and consists of a mixed mash bill of both wheated and ryed bourbons for a balanced sweetness and spice. The three variants in…

Evan Williams Bourbon Experience Releases Annual Limited Edition Kentucky Derby Festival Bourbon Bottle

The 2012 Vintage, 113 proof Bourbon is dipped in emerald green wax and features the 2020 Gold Pegasus Pin on the bottle neck   For Immediate Release: February 19, 2020   LOUISVILLE, Ky. – As an official sponsor of the Kentucky Derby Festival for the fourth consecutive year, the Evan Williams Bourbon Experience today released a special edition bottle of Evan Williams Single Barrel Bourbon…