Bourbon Industry

Bourbon Industry

Buffalo Trace tour guide recognized for his hospitable efforts

Freddie Johnson, a third-generation employee at Buffalo Trace Distillery, has come in touch with thousands of people during his time at the distillery. He was recently recognized for his efforts as a tour guide there.

Bourbon Industry

Cigar featured on limited-edition bottles of Maker’s Mark

Cigar, which won the 1995 Breeders’ Cup Classic, is featured on a new bottle of Maker’s Mark, produced in partnership with the Breeders’ Cup. Proceeds will be sent to Old Friends, a retirement Thoroughbred farm in Scott County, and the Edwin J. Gregson Foundation, a nonprofit organization focused on providing a better quality of life for Thoroughbreds and their families in California.

Bourbon Industry

Mural will turn Lebanon water tower into world’s largest Maker’s Mark pour

The water tower in Lebanon is about to get a new mural that should make it very popular on the Kentucky Bourbon Trail. The tower will be graced by a bottle of bourbon, making it look like the world’s largest Maker’s Mark pour. The city’s 135-foot water tower will be getting a mural by internationally recognized muralist Eric Henn, who will paint it to look like the neck of a gigantic bottle, complete with signature red wax, is pouring bourbon straight down.

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Gov. Matt Bevin criticizes media, responds to ethics complaint on house

Gov. Matt Bevin responds during a press conference to an ethics complaint on his Anchorage house, goes on critical rant of the news media. May 26, 2017
Bevin-Hampton Administration YouTube channel
Gov. Matt Bevin criticizes media, responds to ethics complaint on house 13:39

Gov. Matt Bevin criticizes media, responds to ethics complaint on house

Race or rave? Hundreds run through Kentucky Horse Park after dark 1:30

Race or rave? Hundreds run through Kentucky Horse Park after dark

New laws bringing record-breaking investment to Kentucky, Bevin says 1:16

New laws bringing record-breaking investment to Kentucky, Bevin says

From owning an orchard to swimming with sharks 1:37

From owning an orchard to swimming with sharks