Will vintage whiskey bill pass? Sazerac calls it ‘unenforceable’

There’s not unanimous distiller support for House Bill 100, which would allow individuals to sell vintage spirits to licensed liquor dealers. Sazerac supports the idea of a Kentucky Vintage Spirits Bill, but not the proposed law’s execution, a company spokesperson said, calling it “unenforceable.” The … Continue readingWill vintage whiskey bill pass? Sazerac calls it ‘unenforceable’

Kentucky Legislature Considers Vintage Spirits Law

Who wants bourbon from 1908? Soon, that dream may become a reality. The Kentucky legislature introduced legislation that would allow the legal sale of vintage spirits. The act defines vintage distilled spirit as “a package or packages of distilled spirits that: “Are in their original manufacturer’s … Continue readingKentucky Legislature Considers Vintage Spirits Law

Bourbon: $8.5 Billion ‘Economic Output,’ KDA says

It’s a good time to be in the bourbon business, especially in Kentucky. The spirit earned $8.5 billion in economic output last year and created 17,500 jobs for the Bluegrass State, according to a joint economic study between the Kentucky Distillers’ Association and University of Louisville’s … Continue readingBourbon: $8.5 Billion ‘Economic Output,’ KDA says