Kentucky Distillers Association

Local/Regional News
2:16 pm
Tue September 17, 2013

UK's Nunn Center To Preserve Stories Of Kentucky's Bourbon Trail

Craig and Parker Beam of Heaven Hill Distillery
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LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Kentucky's bourbon barons are sitting down to tell the stories about themselves and their craft.

The collection of oral histories is a joint effort by the Kentucky Distillers' Association and the University of Kentucky's Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History.

Center Director Dr. Doug Boyd says Kentucky Bourbon Tales will preserve the stories and colorful characters for future use and edification.

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Local/Regional News
1:43 pm
Wed May 29, 2013

Kentucky Bourbon Trail Gets a Phone App


FRANKFORT,KY--  The Kentucky Distillers Association has just launched a Bourbon Trail App.

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Local/Regional News
10:05 am
Tue April 30, 2013

Kentucky Bourbon Production Tops 1M Barrels In 2012

Credit Forbes Magazine

LEXINGTON, Ky. -- The amount of bourbon produced by Kentucky distillers has topped 1 million barrels for the first time in nearly 40 years.

The Kentucky Distillers' Association said Monday that 1,007,703 barrels were filled in 2012. The last time the total went over a million was in 1973 when 1,004,877 barrels were produced.

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