Bourbon & Beyond

Fred Minnick is the founding bourbon curator and co-creator of Bourbon & Beyond. He develops the bourbon / culinary programming and moderates panels with industry icons, celebrity chefs and sips bourbon on camera with musical artists. His festival involvement caught the attention of Forbes, who wondered how a Louisville boy landed such a cool gig.

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Fred Minnick presents at Bourbon & Beyond 2017.

Fred is back at Bourbon & Beyond for 2018 leading an incredible line up of talks moderated by some of the most influential names in the bourbon industry. Here’s the full line up of bourbon events for 2018.

Fred will also once again be hosting the Fred Minnick Mini Bar which showcases lesser known craft bourbon brands. For 2018, Fred has hand selected some incredible craft expressions:

Also, be sure to checkout the promo video from Bourbon & Beyond that highlights the brands attending the event: