Kentucky distillery to release its first bourbon in over 100 years

Kentucky Peerless Distilling Company

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WTVQ) – The Kentucky Peerless Distilling Company will release its first bourbon in 102 years.

The release date is scheduled for the public, in limited quantities, on June 22nd, 2019.

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After beginning barreling in March of 2015, the Taylor family has been patiently crafting one barrel at a time making fine rye and bourbon. Corky Taylor, fourth generation and CEO, has been breathing life back into his great-grandfather’s legacy that originally started in 1889.

Peerless Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey can be tasted and purchased after June 22nd at the Kentucky Peerless Distilling Company located on 120 N. 10th Street in downtown Louisville and select accounts in Kentucky.

The distillery is open to the public Monday through Saturday from 10 AM to 5 PM (Thursdays and Fridays until 7 p.m.).