2020 News

Buffalo Trace Distillery News

The oldest continuously operating distillery in America also happens to have one of the largest families of homegrown brands in any industry. Read on to learn why we're the World’s Most Award Winning Distillery!

July 28

Virtual Great Buffalo Chase 5K Hosted Record Number of Participants

More than $21,000 raised for local VFW, $15,000 donated to local food pantry

July 14

Eagle Rare Bourbon Earns Four First Place Medals at International Whisky Competition 2020

Eight Buffalo Trace Distillery Whiskies Honored

July 9

Whiskey Website Data Proves That Drinkers Maintain Consistent Bourbon Preference

Crowd Sourced Brand Arriving in Stores Now

July 7

Six Millionth Barrel Raises More Than $1 Million For Charities

Buffalo Trace Bourbon Bottles from the Six Millionth Barrel Exceed $500,000 Goal

June 22

TOURS AND VISITATION TO RESUME AT BUFFALO TRACE DISTILLERY ON JULY 1

Distillery to Create Safe Haven Bourbon Experience Through Sanitization Measures and Limited Tours Sizes

June 3

NINETEENTH ANNUAL GREAT BUFFALO CHASE 5K TO TAKE PLACE VIRTUALLY OVER FOURTH OF JULY WEEKEND

Race Proceeds to Benefit VFW Post 4075

May 28

BUFFALO TRACE NAMED DISTILLERY OF THE YEAR BY TASTING PANEL MAGAZINE AT 2020 SAN FRANCISCO WORLD SPIRITS COMPETITION

The Spirits Produced at the Distillery Received 19 Awards

May 19

BUFFALO TRACE DISTILLERY RELEASING WELLER SINGLE BARREL BOURBON

New Addition to Wheated Bourbon Line to be Annual Release

May 5

BUFFALO TRACE DISTILLERY RELEASES COLONEL E. H. TAYLOR, JR. 18 YEAR OLD MARRIAGE

EH Taylor 18 YO Marriage.pdf

April 27

SAZERAC COMPANY DONATES N95 MASKS TO HEALTHCARE INDUSTRY TO HELP WITH COVID-19 PANDEMIC

America’s Largest Producer of Distilled Spirits Donates Nearly 15,000 Respirator Masks in Wake of Ongoing Need

April 23

BUFFALO TRACE DISTILLERY RELEASES EXPERIMENTAL WHEAT BOURBON

Bourbon Aged Four Years, Cut with Water, Aged Eight More Years

April 15

BUFFALO TRACE DISTILLERY ANNOUNCES KOSHER WHISKEY RELEASE

Passover Ends with News of Three New Kosher Whiskeys

April 8

EAGLE RARE 17 YEAR OLD NAMED BEST SMALL BATCH BOURBON 11 YEARS AND OLDER AT 2020 SAN FRANCISCO WORLD SPIRITS COMPETITION

Five Buffalo Trace Distillery Whiskies Win Double Gold

April 7

BUFFALO TRACE NAMED GLOBAL ICONS OF WHISKY VISITOR ATTRACTION OF THE YEAR 2020 BY WHISKY MAGAZINE

Global Icons of Whisky Visitor Attraction of the Year_2020.pdf

April 2

BUFFALO TRACE DISTILLERY RELEASES FOURTH INSTALLMENT IN OLD CHARTER OAK SERIES, CHINKAPIN OAK

New Addition will Continue the Exploration of the Role Oak Plays in Making Great Whiskey

March 27

SAZERAC COMPANY ADDS PRODUCTION OF HAND SANITIZER ON INDUSTRIAL SCALE TO HELP WITH COVID-19 CRISIS

America’s Largest Producer of Distilled Spirits Set to Produce Millions of Bottles of Sanitizer, Team Kentucky!!

February 27

BUFFALO TRACE DISTILLERY ANNOUNCES BLANTON’S GOLD WILL BE AVAILABLE IN THE U.S.

BTD Announces Blanton's Gold in US FINAL 2-27-20.pdf

February 18

BUFFALO TRACE NAMED THE AMERICAN DISTILLER OF THE YEAR BY WHISKY MAGAZINE

Also named Best American Whiskey Visitor Attraction of the Year

January 21

BUFFALO TRACE DISTILLERY CONTINUES RECORD-BREAKING VISITATION STREAK

Nearly 300,000 Guests Visited Historic Distillery in 2019

January 16

BUFFALO TRACE DISTILLERY RELEASES LATEST EDITION OF STAGG JR.

Release is 13th Since Series Started in 2013