New KDA Study: Bourbon is Still Booming, Bringing $9 Billion to Kentucky Economy Annually

Even a pandemic can’t stop bourbon’s economic impact on Kentucky. A new study shows that Bourbon now injects about $9 billion into the economy annually, generating more than 22,000 jobs that account for $1.23 billion in payroll. The study, commissioned by the Kentucky Distillers’ Association, … Continue readingNew KDA Study: Bourbon is Still Booming, Bringing $9 Billion to Kentucky Economy Annually

Owners of Steakhouse Destroyed in Mayfield Tornado Donates Surviving Bottles of Bourbon to Charity Auction

The owners of Carr’s Steakhouse that once stood in downtown Mayfield have donated 14 bottles of premium Bourbon they recovered from the rubble of their family business to the Bourbon auction for survivors of the tornadoes that ravaged Western Kentucky.  The battered bottles are listed … Continue readingOwners of Steakhouse Destroyed in Mayfield Tornado Donates Surviving Bottles of Bourbon to Charity Auction

KDA, Bourbon Crusaders, Fred Minnick Team Up to Raise Funds for Tornado Victims

The Kentucky Distillers’ Association, the Bourbon Crusaders charitable organization and Bourbon curator Fred Minnick have crafted a fundraising event to support recovery and rebuilding efforts from the tornados that ravaged Western Kentucky. The Kentucky Bourbon Benefit will feature an online and live auction of exclusive … Continue readingKDA, Bourbon Crusaders, Fred Minnick Team Up to Raise Funds for Tornado Victims

Kentucky Distillers’ Association Gives Esprit de Corps Award to Longtime Lobbyist

The Kentucky Distillers’ Association announced that Chris Nolan of MML&K Government Solutions is the recipient of this year’s award honoring industry leaders who personify the association’s spirit of camaraderie and integrity.  The esteemed Esprit de Corps Award can be bestowed by the KDA Board Chair … Continue readingKentucky Distillers’ Association Gives Esprit de Corps Award to Longtime Lobbyist