Whiskey Wednesday

Behind-the-scenes tours, informative tastings, and answers to viewer-submitted questions from the team of experts at Buffalo Trace. Pour a drink and join us LIVE every Wednesday from 
The World's Most Award-Winning Distillery.

Whiskey Wednesday - LIVE - Highlighting the Characteristics of Red Winter Wheat

Master Distiller Harlen Wheatley highlights the characteristics of Red Winter Wheat, and explains its significance in Bourbon and Vodka.

Coming Up Next Week

Whiskey Wednesday - LIVE - A Walk Through Albert B. Blanton's Botanical Gardens

May 19, 2021

Homeplace Supervisor Dennis Walsh takes you on a walk through Albert B. Blanton's beloved Botanical Gardens. Don't miss this update on the Arboretum, and find out how to book a tour.

Previous Episodes

Whiskey Wednesday - LIVE - Discussing Single Oak Project

May 5, 2021

Join Master Distiller Harlen Wheatley as he shares a deep-dive into how the Single Oak Project came to be, how it's different from other bourbons and why you'll want to try them.

Whiskey Wednesday - LIVE - Tasting Experimental Products

April 28, 2021

Master Distiller Harlen Wheatley hosts a tasting of some of our innovative experimental products, like Weller C.Y.P.B. and E.H. Taylor, Jr. Four Grain, and discusses how these limited experiments influence some of our more conventional, award-winning brands.

Whiskey Wednesday - LIVE - The Art of Bourbon Blending

April 21, 2021

Master Blender Drew Mayville discusses the art of bourbon blending.

Whiskey Wednesday - LIVE - William Larue Weller

April 14, 2021

Join Joshua Steely, our Marketing Director for Bourbon, as he discusses the lasting contributions of American whiskey legend William Larue Weller and tastes the refined wheated bourbon that bears his name.

Whiskey Wednesday - LIVE - Exploring the Vault

April 7, 2021

Bourbon Hall of Famer Freddie Johnson gives you a tour of our famous whiskey vault where we store our private collection of rare and historic bottles.

Whiskey Wednesday - LIVE - Fermenter Expansion Progress

March 31, 2021

Master Distiller Harlen Wheatley provides an update on our ongoing $1.2 billion expansion.

Whiskey Wednesday - LIVE - Tasting Our Kosher Whiskeys

March 24, 2021

Master Blender Drew Mayville tastes and shares his thoughts on our Kosher Whiskeys: Wheat Recipe, Rye Recipe, and Straight Rye.

Whiskey Wednesday - LIVE - Barrel Inspection & Repair

March 17, 2021

Join us in the Branding Shed as we take a close look at the important barrel inspection and repair process.

Whiskey Wednesday - LIVE - Tasting Freddie's Old-Fashioned Sodas

March 10, 2021

Bourbon Hall of Famer Freddie Johnson hosts a tasting of his namesake Freddie's Old Fashioned Sodas, and shows you how to mix these delicious craft sodas with award-winning Buffalo Trace Distillery spirits.

Whiskey Wednesday - LIVE - Celebrating Bottled In Bond Day

March 3, 2021

Join Beau Beckman, Single Barrel Select Director and direct descendant of Col. E.H Taylor, Jr., for a special "Bottled In Bond Day", as we discuss the Bottled in Bond Act of 1897 and how we at the Distillery honor Taylor's Legacy of Innovation today.

Whiskey Wednesday

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