Author: Fred Minnick

1940s bourbon warehouse collapses; 1792 Open for Tours

1940s bourbon warehouse collapses; 1792 Open for Tours

Yesterday, a rickety barrel warehouse collapsed at the Barton 1792 distillery in Bardstown. Today, its parent company, Sazerac, issued a statement about the warehouse, adding 1792 is still open for tours. Alas, Warehouse No. 30 is not on the tour schedule. It collapsed June 22 […]

Kentucky Sets Vintage Spirits Limits in Proposed Amendment

Kentucky Sets Vintage Spirits Limits in Proposed Amendment

Kentucky alcohol regulators want to limit individuals from selling more than 24 vintage spirits per year, according to proposed regulations designed to flesh out the Commonwealth’s new Vintage Spirits Act.  Regulators published the proposed regulations yesterday and public hearings will soon follow. The Act made […]