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A Kentucky bourbon distillery was just given top honors by Tasting Panel Magazine for Distillery of the Year. Which company? How did they win? Buffalo Trace out of Frankfort, KY was given the honors of being named Tasting Panel Magazine's...
In February, the James Beard Foundation announced a full list of its Restaurant and Chef Awards semifinalists for 2020. In May, the number of finalists dropped down to five per category. Drew Kulsveen of Willett Distillery in Bardstown is one...
Although many restaurants and bars are currently closed to in-person traffic in Kentucky, many are offering to-go drink specials in celebration of Cinco de Mayo 2020. Below is a sampling of Cinco de Mayo specials and margarita deals available for...
Typically on the first Saturday of May, people would be at Churchill Downs sipping on Mint Juleps, Oaks Lily, or whichever your drink of choice is gearing up to watch the Kentucky Derby. However, this year looked a little...
Typically on the first Saturday in May, all eyes are on Louisville, Kentucky for the annual Running of the Roses. Unfortunately, this year the Kentucky Derby had to be postponed. Woodford Reserve, the presenting sponsor of the Kentucky Derby, released...
The Kentucky Bourbon Affair Fantasy Camp, hosted by the Kentucky Distillers' Association, announced it has decided to cancel their camp for 2020. They do plan to be back in September of 2021. It was going to be the seventh year...
Kentucky Distillers' Association came out and said that member distilleries are producing and donating almost 125,000 gallons of hand sanitizer. This donation will go directly towards frontline workers, hospitals, and healthcare facilities throughout Kentucky. To give you an idea as...
Under the guidance of the Chicago Rabbinical Council (cRc), Buffalo Trace Distillery has just released the first authentic Kosher Whiskey. There are three different styles for the Kosher Whiskey: Kosher Rye Recipe Bourbon, Kosher Wheat Recipe Bourbon, and Kosher...
To help with the response to COVID-19, Frankfort distillery, Castle & Key, have announced they are to produce and distribute FDA compliant alcohol-based hand sanitizer. These bottles will be distributed to local organizations in need including first responders, health...
By Aimee Nielson and Jeff Franklin https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PpWAKkciJrA&feature=emb_logo The COVID-19 pandemic is creating shortages of sanitizing products in hospitals. Across the nation, spirits distillers are stepping up to help and using their products and equipment to make hand sanitizer for...