Kentucky Bourbon Trail Craft Tour® Expands With More Distilleries, New Look & Finishing Prize

For Immediate Release – June 25th, 2019     FRANKFORT, Ky. – Seven years ago, the Kentucky Distillers’ Association created the nation’s first and only tourism attraction to showcase its flourishing artisan distilling movement – the Kentucky Bourbon Trail Craft Tour®.    Today, the KDA announced that the thriving, groundbreaking adventure is expanding to include new spirits producers and is rewarding visitors who tour all…

BRING THE NBA2LOU

200 Bottles of Special Edition NBA2LOU Yellowstone® Kentucky Straight Bourbon Available for Purchase at Liquor Barn during One Day Fundraiser   When: Saturday, June 29, 2019 from 2:00-5:00 p.m. Where: Liquor Barn, Springhurst Towne Center location at 4131 Towne Center Dr., Louisville, KY 40241 What: 200 bottles of special edition NBA2LOU Yellowstone Kentucky Straight Bourbon will be available for purchase for a one-day-only special event at the Liquor…

Heaven Hill Distillery Launches Historic, Bottled-in-Bond Namesake Bourbon

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 24, 2019     BARDSTOWN, Ky. – Heaven Hill Distillery, one of the nation’s foremost American Whiskey producers now celebrating 84 years and three generations of family ownership, today announces the launch of Heaven Hill 7-Year-Old Bottled-in-Bond Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey. This historic offering of the company’s namesake Bourbon exemplifies the craftsmanship, patience and perseverance that are hallmarks of Heaven Hill’s…

Champion Named in Heaven Hill Brands 2019 Bartender of the Year Competition

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 20, 2019     BARDSTOWN, KY – Heaven Hill Brands and Liquor.com announced today the champion of the 2019 Bartender of the Year competition. After a nationwide search to find the top bartenders across America, Justin Ware, General Manager and Bartender at Johnny’s Gold Brick in Houston, as well as three-time Bartender of the Year semifinalist, is the 2019 Bartender of the Year…

New Riff Distilling Bringing Back the Big Bourbon Toast

New Riff Distilling, offering a New Riff on American Whiskey, is bringing back the Big Bourbon Toast, adding an interstate Tug of War, on June 14th on The Newport Southbank Bridge spanning the Ohio River.       FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Newport, Ky. June 2019—New Riff Distilling is celebrating the storied history and bright future of Bourbon in the region with its 2nd annual Big Bourbon Toast on National Bourbon…

The USBG Lux Row Distillers Cocktail Competition Names Louisville Semifinalist Winner

Mixologist Jake Smith advances to the finals at the Kentucky Bourbon Festival and will compete for the grand prize   (Louisville, KY) May 30 – The USBG Lux Row Distillers cocktail competition has named its Louisville semifinalist. A four-person judging panel named Jake Smith, a mixologist at Wildflower, the winner with his cocktail “Kentiki Masala.” Along with the trophy for winning this leg of the competition,…

Bourbon City Cruisers Launches New Louisville Tuk Tuk Tours

Adventures focus on bourbon, cocktails, sightseeing, beer and shopping FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   LOUISVILLE, Ky. (May 20, 2019) – Like making good bourbon, exploring Louisville is best when you take your time. There’s no rush in a Bourbon City Cruisers tuk tuk adventure! Fun and eco-friendly tours are dedicated to uniquely Louisville sightseeing, distilleries, cocktails, beer and shopping. Booking is now available for the new…

The USBG Lux Row Distillers “Bourbon Battle” Cocktail Competition to Host Event in Louisville on May 28

Top area bartenders to compete for trip to distillery and Kentucky Bourbon Festival in Bardstown, Kentucky   (Louisville, KY) May 14 – The USBG Lux Row Distillers “Bourbon Battle” Cocktail Competition is coming to Louisville. This cocktail competition invites mixologists from across the U.S. to submit their best cocktail recipe using Rebel Yell® Kentucky Straight Bourbon as the base spirit. The top scoring competitor in each semifinal…

Four Roses Blooms as the Official Bourbon of the Rose Bowl Stadium

Award-winning Kentucky Straight Bourbon signs partnership with America’s Stadium FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   LAWRENCEBURG, Ky. – Four Roses has become the Official Bourbon Partner of the Rose Bowl Stadium. Kentucky-based Four Roses Distillery is pouring specialty cocktails made with its award-winning Bourbon and offering tastings of Four Roses Single Barrel, Four Roses Small Batch, Four Roses Bourbon and the newly released Small Batch Select at…

Four Roses Extends Kentucky Derby Festival Great Steamboat Race Celebration to Bourbon Fans on Land 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE     LOUISVILLE, Ky. – For the 14th year in a row, Four Roses will sponsor the Kentucky Derby Festival Great Steamboat Race, that pits the Belle of Louisville against the Belle of Cincinnati in a race down the Ohio River on Wednesday, May 1, 2019.   New this year, Four Roses has partnered with select bars and restaurants in downtown Louisville…