KDA Announces Bracken County’s Augusta Distillery as 48th Member

The Kentucky Distillers’ Association announced that Augusta Distillery in Bracken County is the nonprofit trade group’s newest member. The Augusta Distillery, which becomes the 48th member of the organization, sits on the banks of the small Kentucky river town for which it is named. The … Continue readingKDA Announces Bracken County’s Augusta Distillery as 48th Member

Saddlestone Distillery Joins Kentucky Distillers Association

The Kentucky Distillers’ Association today announced that Saddlestone Distillery in Woodford County is the newest member of the non-profit trade group that serves Kentucky’s Bourbon and distilled spirits industry. Founded by Cynthia Bohn, Saddlestone Distillery is the latest venture for Equus Run Vineyards which opened … Continue readingSaddlestone Distillery Joins Kentucky Distillers Association

Kentucky Now Has 10 Million Barrels of Bourbon Aging – Double the Population

For the first time in the modern era of American whiskey, Kentucky has 10 million barrels of Bourbon aging in distillery warehouses across the Commonwealth – or more than two barrels per every person. Kentucky’s population is about 4.51 million, according to U.S. 2020 Census … Continue readingKentucky Now Has 10 Million Barrels of Bourbon Aging – Double the Population

Horse Soldier Bourbon to Build $200 Million Distillery in Kentucky

Horse Soldier Bourbon announced today it plans to build a new $200 million distillery and tourism attraction in Pulaski County, Kentucky. Horse Soldier Farms will be the first distillery experience in southeastern Kentucky and will serve as a gateway from the south to Kentucky’s legendary … Continue readingHorse Soldier Bourbon to Build $200 Million Distillery in Kentucky

KDA Unveils New ‘Kentucky Bourbon’ Brand to Promote Homegrown Industry

In observance of Bourbon Heritage Month, the Kentucky Distillers’ Association unveiled a new brand for the state’s bourbon industry: “Kentucky Bourbon.” The new brand will carry the official slogan, “The Proof is Here.” The intent is to underscore Kentucky’s position as the global authority on … Continue readingKDA Unveils New ‘Kentucky Bourbon’ Brand to Promote Homegrown Industry

Buffalo Trace Distillery Honors Local Organizations at Annual Ceremony

Buffalo Trace Distillery hosted its 21st annual “Contribution to the Community” reception Sept. 9 at the Distillery to formally honor local organizations for their work in the community. This year, several organizations in Frankfort/Franklin County in Kentucky received a total of $80,000 from the distillery, … Continue readingBuffalo Trace Distillery Honors Local Organizations at Annual Ceremony