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...
A brewery/cidery located in Lexington is installing solar panels to their building to make it more sustainable. Which brewery? Where are they located? Pivot Brewing on Delaware Dr. has taken on a big project. Installing solar panels to make them...
Brown-Forman Corporation has announced they are pledging $1 million to the COVID-19 Response Fund. The donation will support multiple locations and agencies as the distillery will assess the community and industry needs and will identify the best way they...
With businesses closing or modifying their hours/operations, a bourbon distillery has had to follow suit. Which distillery? How long? Four Roses Distillery out of Lawrenceburg has had to temporarily suspend their operation due to the coronavirus outbreak. This is an additional...
Kentucky Bourbon Trail Distillery Tour Updates on COVID-19:   The health and well being of our visitors and distillery staff on the Kentucky Bourbon Trail® tour are at top of mind amid the Coronavirus outbreak. KBT distilleries are sharing best practices and...