Bourbon Industry

Bourbon Women to host tasting at Governor's Mansion

Bourbon Women and the Kentucky Distillers' Association will host "Mixing at the Mansion" on Aug. 15 at the Governor's Mansion in Frankfort.

The event will feature hors d'oeuvres prepared by top regional chefs, and bourbon tastings from seven distillers on the Kentucky Bourbon Craft Trail Tour. Speakers will include Bourbon Women founder Peggy Noe Stevens and Fred Minnick, author of the soon-to-be-released book Whiskey Women.

Tickets to the event, 7 to 9 p.m., are $75 for Bourbon Women Association members and $100 for non-members, including a discounted one-year membership to the group. You must be 21 to participate. For tickets and more information, go to