BARDSTOWN BOURBON COMPANY IN THE NEWS

Bardstown Bourbon Company & Western Spirits Beverage Company Announce Collaborative Distilling Partnership

Western Spirits Beverage Company, the makers of Bird Dog Whiskey, Lexington Bourbon and Calumet Farm Kentucky Bourbon Whiskey, is the first to announce that it has joined BBCo’s Collaborative Distilling Program.

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Constellation Brands Acquires a Minority Stake in the Bardstown Bourbon Company

The Bardstown Bourbon Company, the largest new whiskey distillery in the United States, announced today that Constellation Brands acquired a minority stake in the company. This strategic opportunity provides The Bardstown Bourbon Company with a strong platform to develop new brands and create a long-term supply of authentic, Kentucky whiskey, bourbon, and rye.

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Bardstown Bourbon Company Brings New Ideas to Historic Bourbon Trail

Get the first behind the scenes look of the Bardstown Bourbon Company as we start production and prepare to open to the public in Spring 2017.

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The Bardstown Bourbon Company Starts Production with All of Its Current Distilling Capacity Sold

After nearly three years in development, the Bardstown Bourbon Company (BBCo) today achieved another major milestone with the start of commercial production. The Company also announced that it’s already preparing to expand because its collaborative whiskey, bourbon, and rye distilling program is sold out, based on the current capacity of the distillery.

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THE BARDSTOWN BOURBON COMPANY INSTALLS 50-FOOT STAINLESS STEEL VENDOME STILL

The largest new distillery in America achieved a major milestone today with the installation of its 50-foot tall, custom made, 36-inch stainless steel Vendome Copper & Brass Works still.

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Bardstown Bourbon Company Announces First of Its Kind Collaborative Kentucky Whiskey Craft Distilling Program

The Bardstown Bourbon Company is pleased to announce an innovative Collaborative Whiskey, Bourbon, and Rye Wholesale Distilling Program. Slated to open in Summer 2016, the new distillery will offer wholesale customers the opportunity to create custom, authentic, Kentucky whiskey products and will also provide comprehensive barrel financing.

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Bardstown Bourbon Partners With Kentucky Labor Cabinet to Improve Worker Safety

“We look to support the community of Bardstown in everything we do and that starts with ensuring the safety of the men and women building our facility,” said David Mandell, President & CEO of The Bardstown Bourbon Company.

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Community Focus on Nelson County With The Bardstown Bourbon Company

Bardstown Bourbon’s own Master Distiller, Steve Nally, talks about bourbon making and his plans for the new distillery with Channel 6 in Bardstown, Kentucky.

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Mahalo Spirits The Mahalo Spirits Group & The Bardstown Bourbon Company Announce Partnership to Produce Innovative & Authentic Craft Whiskey Brands via Modern Farm-to-Table Distillery

The new partnership will be led by a team of experienced industry professionals and artisans, including Bourbon Hall of Fame Master Distiller and Bardstown native, Steve Nally, a 40-year veteran of the spirits industry and formerly the Master Distiller of Maker’s Mark, and Alex Bogusky, an expert in brand strategy and consumer insights that was named the creative mind of the decade by Adweek Magazine.

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Kentucky Governor Beshear Praises Economic Development in Bardstown

Gov. Steve Beshear praised the Bardstown-Nelson County community as a model for economic progress when he came here Wednesday to celebrate Kentucky and the county being honored by Site Selection magazine. Beshear brought the big silver trophy with him to My Old Kentucky Home State Park and compared it to the NCAA title trophy that University of Kentucky head basketball coach John Calipari toured the state with in 2012.

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Bardstown distillery on track for 2016 opening

Last summer, we learned that a relatively new company called Bardstown Bourbon Co. LLC was planning a new distillery in its namesake city. The distillery will be located on 100 acres in the Nelson County Industrial Park. Ground work on the site began earlier this year, and president and CEO David Mandell said in a recent interview he’s hopeful that crews can get the foundation finished soon so that other work can take place during the winter months.

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Top 10 new American whiskey distilleries

Set to open in 2016, the new US$25m Bardstown Bourbon Company will be run by former Maker’s Mark master distiller and Bourbon Hall of Fame member Steve Nally in its namesake Kentucky town. The 45,000-square-foot distillery will produce Bourbon and other spirits and plans to build a visitor center and warehouses, as well as offer a “culinary dimension” to the distillery, partnering with restaurants in the community to incorporate local flavours.

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Bardstown Bourbon Co. to build $25 million distillery in county industrial park

The Bourbon Capitol of the World will soon be home to its fifth Bourbon distillery. Gov. Steve Beshear announced Thursday morning that The Bardstown Bourbon Co. will build a new $25 million Bourbon distillery in the Nelson County Industrial Park. “The world can’t seem to get enough of our signature product,” Beshear said to a crowd of about 75 people at the announcement at My Old Kentucky Home State Park.

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