Bluegrass Distillers Announces Release Dates for its Blue Corn and Wheated Bourbons

Bluegrass Distillers Announces Release Dates for its Blue Corn and Wheated Bourbons
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Lexington, KY – Bluegrass Distillers announced on Wednesday the release dates of two of their new Bourbons. Their Kentucky Wheated Bourbon Whiskey will be released Saturday, July 29th at with a release celebration at the distillery at 10 a.m., while their Kentucky Blue Corn Bourbon Whiskey will arrive Saturday, September 2nd at 10 a.m.

Labels to be added to freshly filled bottles of wheated and blue corn Bourbon. Photo courtesy of Bluegrass Distillers.

The Kentucky Wheated Bourbon Whiskey will have a mashbill of 75% yellow corn, 20% wheat, and 5% malted barley. It will be bottled at 89 proof and be available for sale at the release party in 750 ml bottles for $50. After the launch party, select stores in Kentucky and Minnesota will carry 750ml bottles for $48 and 375ml bottles for $26.

The Kentucky Blue Corn Whiskey will be available for purchase only at the distillery. The mashbill will consist of 75% locally grown blue corn, 20% wheat, and 5% malted barley. The first release is very limited, with only 250 bottles available. The Blue Corn expression will be bottled at 89 proof and a 750ml bottle will cost $52. Both release celebrations will have treats and swag, with live Bluegrass music playing from 9 am to 1 pm at the Blue Corn release on Sept. 2nd.

 

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