Woodford Reserve Announces $1K Mint Julep Honoring 50th Anniversary of First Female Jockey to Ride in The Kentucky Derby

It’s been 50 years since Jockey Diane Crump became the first female to ride in The Kentucky Derby — and this year’s Woodford Reserve $1,000 Mint Julep Cup program celebrates that milestone.

 

How to Stock Your Own Home Bar

A bar at home might be the perfect project for anybody looking to spend some time on home improvements. It’s not too difficult to make – the essentials of it are a bar surface, a seating area, and some drinks – and the rest is up to you. You can take time designing your perfect bar, creating an atmosphere that’s just the way you like it, but the choices will seem endless. Here are some tips to help you cover the essentials if you feel overwhelmed by possibility. 

 

How Small Distilleries Are Adapting During COVID-19

n the age of the COVID-19 pandemic, with its bar and restaurant closures and stay-at-home orders, people continue to drink—but in vastly different ways than they did before. Despite an overall increase in liquor sales in the month following most regions’ shutdowns, many smaller distilleries across the U.S. are hanging on by a bare thread. 

 

Jim Beam Fills 16 Millionth Barrel Since Prohibition

As the James B. Beam Distilling Co. prepares to celebrate their 225th anniversary this year, they’ve already hit another distilling milestone. Today, the distillery filled its sixteen millionth barrel since Prohibition.

 
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Three Brothers Launch Kentucky’s First Ever Black-owned Bourbon Brand

Three brothers from Louisville, Kentucky are planning to manufacturer their own bourbon via their company called Brough Brothers Distillery. It will be one of the only Black-owned distilleries in the country and the first Black-owned business of its kind in the state of Kentucky.

 

Bourbon Bacon Crunch Cake

Crunch cakes are morish desserts that are super easy to make. This frozen treat has a crunchy granola bar crust and creamy cheesecake-style center, speckled with brown sugar bourbon bacon.

 

American rock band Alice in Chains launches a Bourbon finished in Tequila barrels

Chicago-based distillery Few Spirits has partnered with American rock band Alice in Chains on a new Bourbon finished in ex-Tequila barrels, called All Secrets Known.

 

You Can Stay At Jim Beam’s Bourbon Distillery For $23 Per Night, And It Comes With A Full Bar, Dinner, And A Tasting Tour

For the first time ever, Kentucky residents and those planning a trip to The Bluegrass State have a chance to experience a unique lodging experience courtesy of Jim Beam.

 
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Budweiser And Jim Beam Team Up To Blend Beer And Bourbon

It sounds like one of those ideas you might come up with after having downed a case of beer with friends. Hey, let’s mix up some beer and bourbon and see what happens! Well, Budweiser and Jim Beam are giving you a chance to try it out with Budweiser Reserve Black Lager.

 

Bulleit Bourbon’s Founder Steps Back As Brand’s Face Amid Daughter’s Abuse Claims

Bulleit Bourbon’s founder has stepped back as the face of the brand after being accused of physical and sexual abuse by his estranged daughter.