Author: Bourbon & Oak

Bulleit Distilling Co. Celebrates Ribbon Cutting Event At New Distillery In Shelbyville, Ky.

In 1987, the Bulleit Distilling Co. was founded by a young entrepreneur who quit his job as a lawyer to pursue his true passion – creating quality bourbon. Today, millions of cases of whiskey later, the Bulleit brand is proud to celebrate its 30th anniversary with the official ribbon cutting event for the opening of […]

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James E. Pepper Distillery Welcomes Aaron Schorsch as Master Distiller

The James Pepper Distilling Co., producer of the award winning James E. Pepper ‘1776’ whiskey brand, is pleased to announce that Aaron Schorsch has joined the team in the role of Master Distiller at the historic James E. Pepper Distillery in Lexington, KY. Prior to joining the Pepper distillery, Schorsch spent 10 years as a […]

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FOUR ROSES UNVEILS COMMEMORATIVE DERBY FESTIVAL POSTER BOTTLE

This spring, you’ll find signs of the Derby Festival everywhere, including on bourbon bottles. Four Roses Bourbon has just released their commemorative Derby Festival Poster Special Selection Single Barrel Bourbon, featuring the image of the 2017 Derby Festival Official Poster designed by Ron Jasin, and a single barrel bourbon selected by Festival Officials. “This year’s […]

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Limited Edition Bourbon Celebrates Four Roses’ Brand Ambassador & Bourbon Legend Al Young

LAWRENCEBURG, Ky. Four Roses Bourbon’s Senior Brand Ambassador and Bourbon legend Al Young will celebrate his 50th Anniversary with the brand this year. To commemorate this milestone, Four Roses will release a special 2017 Limited Edition 50th Anniversary Small Batch Bourbon in his honor this June. Al Young has served in a variety of roles […]

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Blood Oath Pact No. 3 Released

Blood Oath Pact No. 3 Released Ultra-premium bourbon series introduces its third expression   (St. Louis) March 6, 2017 – St. Louis-based Luxco has launched Blood Oath Pact No. 3 – the third chapter in the limited release, ultra-premium bourbon series, Blood Oath. Blood Oath combines rare, top-notch bourbons, blended and bottled by hand for […]

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Lux Row Distillers Installs Custom Copper Still

Construction continues on Bardstown distillery   Progress is being made at Lux Row Distillers construction site – and today a major milestone has been achieved – the distillery’s all copper column still from Vendome Brass and Copper Works has been installed. With its base, the still stands at 43 feet and weighs 6,293 pounds, with […]

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HMSHost Invites Travelers to Sip Slow at New “Book & Bourbon – Southern Kitchen” Restaurant in Louisville International Airport

HMSHost Invites Travelers to Sip Slow at New “Book & Bourbon – Southern Kitchen” Restaurant in Louisville International Airport 85 Distinctive Bourbons – Savory Southern Food – Striking “Speakeasy meets Library” Vibe LOUISVILLE, KY — The tasting notes of a fine bourbon can transport one to memorable destinations of days gone by, or to exciting […]

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Four Roses 2016 Limited Edition Small Batch Named America’s Best Kentucky Bourbon

Four Roses Bourbon received top accolades during Whisky Magazine’s World Whiskies Awards ceremony, held on Tuesday, February 28 in New York City. Four Roses’ 2016 Limited Edition Small Batch was named America’s Best Kentucky Bourbon. The limited edition bottling featured a 12-year-old Bourbon from Four Roses’ OESO recipe, a 12-year-old OBSV and a 16-year-old OESK. […]

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Limestone Branch Distillery Launches Minor Case Straight Rye Whiskey

Limestone Branch Distillery introduces Minor Case Straight Rye Whiskey, featuring straight rye whiskey with a sherry cask finish and bottled at 90 proof. “My grandfather, Minor Case Beam, made rye whiskey in his day, before prohibition, which was his specialty. This rye whiskey is inspired by him and a tribute to his distilling legacy,” says […]

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American Born Launches New Line Of Whiskey

American Born, recently acquired by premium spirits company, Milestone Brands LLC, announces the introduction of a new line of whiskeys; 83-proof American Born Bourbon Whiskey, and two 70-proof real fruit-infused whiskeys, Peach and Apple. “American Born is an incredible brand that represents the history and roots of our country while also celebrating today’s American lifestyle […]

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