Brown-Forman announced Tuesday that for the first time in its history, it is opening its Louisville barrel-making plant for public tours.
The Blue Grass Cooperage, also is being renamed the Brown-Forman Cooperage.
The cooperage handcrafts the barrels in which the company's liquors are aged.
Tours must be reserved in advance; call (502) 583-1433 or go to www.mintjuleptours.com.
The tours include a viewing of the lumber yard, barrel assembly and more.