Louisville’s Rabbit Hole Distillery Opens in Time for Derby

Story and Photos by Sara Havens When you have the world's attention, why not make the most of it? That was the thinking behind Rabbit Hole Distilling's decision to finish up its $15 million,...

Wilderness Trail Graduates from Craft Tour To Kentucky Bourbon Trail

After their start as a founding member of the Kentucky Bourbon Trail Craft Tour, Wilderness Trail Distillery has become a full-fledged member of the Kentucky Bourbon Trail. Wilderness Trail Distillery was founded in 2012 in...

UPDATE: Coronavirus Precautions Close Over a Dozen Kentucky Distilleries

Bourbon Country is feeling the effects of the COVID-19 global pandemic, with several bourbon distilleries suspending tours and events until further notice. While many tours have been halted, as of now, all...
Rabbit Hole Bourbon, Rye, and PX Sherry Finish Bourbon. Courtesy Rabbit Hole.

Rabbit Hole Distillery Sells Majority Stake to Pernod Ricard

Rabbit Hole Distillery announced Friday that Pernod Ricard is set to acquire a majority stake in the company. Pernod, the second largest spirits group in the world behind Diageo, hasn't had an American Whiskey in...

Amid COVID Restrictions, Pennsylvania’s Craft Distillers Are Selling Like Crazy. But Is It Enough?

Liquor has always notoriously been considered recession proof, but the easily transmitted coronavirus has turned 2020’s health and economic nightmare into an issue even for the drinking industry, closing bars and forcing...

Kentucky Bourbon Hall of Fame to Honor Four Industry Greats

The Kentucky Bourbon Hall of Fame will induct three new members to its ranks, as well as bestow the prestigious Parker Beam Lifetime Achievement Award to a fourth. “This year’s class truly shows the diversity...

Old Forester Announces Debut of Rye, Their First New Mashbill in 150 Years

Old Forester Rye, the distillery’s first new mashbill in almost 150 years, is hitting shelves February first. Old Forester Rye is made up of 65 percent rye, 20 percent malted barley, and 15 percent corn. Those...
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Stagg Jr. is Growing Up: Changes Coming for Batch 18

18 is a big deal in the world of growing up. You graduate high school (for the majority), can buy smokes, vote, join the military, can legally be kicked out of...