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Heaven Hill Distillery Launches "Tales from the Hill" Podcast
Published:
July 17, 2019

Produced by Mark Gillespie, host of the number one whiskey podcast “WhiskyCast,” Tales from the Hill takes an intimate, in-depth look at the people, places and products that have shaped Heaven Hill Distillery.

BUFFALO TRACE DISTILLERY RELEASES COLONEL E.H. TAYLOR, JR. AMARANTH  BOURBON WHISKEY
Published:
July 10, 2019

Buffalo Trace Distillery continues its homage to former Distillery owner Colonel E. H. Taylor, Jr. with a special release bourbon whiskey using Amaranth as the flavoring grain instead of rye.  This 100 proof Bottled-In-Bond small batch bourbon was aged over a decade and is a special one-time-only release.

Whiskey Rebellion Trail Launches
Published:
July 10, 2019

The Whiskey Rebellion Trail, a multi-regional trail that celebrates the first chapter of American Whiskey, will launch on July 12. It includes 75 craft distilleries and cultural institutions in the greater Pittsburgh, Philadelphia, Washington, DC, and Baltimore area, showcasing the prolific and award-winning spirits producers of the Mid-Atlantic.

Kentucky Peerless First Bourbon in 102 Years Sold Out on First Day
Published:
June 28, 2019

Kentucky Peerless Distilling Company announced the inaugural release of their first Bourbon in 102 years. The release date to the public was June 22, 2019 honoring the Third Generation Roy “Ace” Taylor, Jr. on his birthday. Peerless opened the doors at 10 a.m. and sold out before closing time at 5 p.m.

WYOMING-EXCLUSIVE STATESMAN BOURBON PAYS TRIBUTE TO CLIFFORD P. HANSEN, FORMER WYOMING SENATOR & AMERICAN POLITICIAN
Published:
June 25, 2019

Wyoming Whiskey pays tribute to Clifford P. Hansen, one of the most iconic figures in Wyoming’s history with Statesman, a limited release bourbon coming to liquor stores across the state of Wyoming on July 1, 2019.

Barton 1792 Distillery Introduces 12 Year Old Small Batch Bourbon
Published:
June 27, 2019

Barton 1792 Distillery unveils the latest in its line of limited edition releases, 1792 Aged Twelve Years. Using the same rye recipe as its flagship 1792 Small Batch Bourbon, the Aged Twelve Years expression is 96.6 proof and will be available next month.

King of Kentucky Bourbon Releases Second Edition
Published:
June 26, 2019

King of Kentucky is returning this summer with the release of its second edition/expression. Hitting shelves in early July, it will be the second release for the brand.

Heaven Hill Distillery Launches Historic, Bottled-in-Bond Namesake Bourbon
Published:
June 24, 2019

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 whiskey-making tradition.

Pernod Ricard USA Expands Bourbon Offering Through Strategic Partnership with Rabbit Hole
Published:
June 14, 2019

Pernod Ricard USA Expands Bourbon Offering Through Strategic Partnership with Rabbit Hole: Super-premium Louisville brand is the latest addition to the Group's New Brand Ventures division, focused on partnerships with fast-growing, high-potential brands in the U.S.

Kentucky Peerless to Release First Bourbon in 102 Years
Published:
June 11, 2019

Kentucky Peerless Distilling Company to release first bourbon in 102 years.

Time to Celebrate: Old Forester Birthday Bourbon Hits Shelves Sept. 2
Published:
June 11, 2019

2019 Old Forester Birthday Bourbon releases September 2.

Basil Hayden's Bourbon Introduces Newest Limited-Edition Expression, Basil Hayden's Caribbean Reserve Rye
Published:
June 4, 2019

Basil Hayden's® Bourbon Introduces Newest Limited-Edition Expression, Basil Hayden's Caribbean Reserve Rye™

BUFFALO TRACE DISTILLERY RELEASES NEXT INSTALLMENT IN OLD CHARTER OAK SERIES, FRENCH OAK
Published:
May 30, 2019

Old Charter Oak French Oak is the latest release from Buffalo Trace Distillery as it continues to explore oak tree varietals.

Buffalo Trace Distillery Announces Special Bottling Available For Charities
Published:
May 29, 2019

Buffalo Trace Distillery announces special bottling available for charities - hopes to raise $500,000 for charity.

George Dickel Releases First Bottled in Bond, a 13-Year Tennessee Whisky
Published:
May 27, 2019

This Friday, George Dickel is launching 13-Year Bottled in Bond Tennessee Whisky, the first bottled-in-bond release from the distillery. While the bottled-in-bond distinction has been codified since 1897, the recent bourbon boom has led a few brands to release their first ever bottle meeting that standard (see Woodford Reserve’s latest in their Distillery Series).

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