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THE INSIDER LOOK AT BOURBON – A 3D TOUR OF OUR BERNHEIM DISTILLERY Just west of downtown Louisville sits Heaven Hill’s Bernheim Distillery — the only heritage distillery to produce every major style and type of American Whiskey, with five signature mashbills. The process may seem simple. Expert knowledge is combined with grain, water, and […]


FROM LABEL TO LIQUID, MELLOW CORN STRAIGHT CORN WHISKEY IS HISTORY IN A BOTTLE Have you ever tasted Mellow Corn Straight Corn Whiskey? Or, perhaps better asked: Have you even heard of Mellow Corn, that delicious, lightly sweet, golden-hued Bottled-in-Bond beauty known as “the bartender’s handshake?” Despite its creation in 1945, generations of drinkers know […]

Old Fitzgerald Bottled-in-Bond: Spring 2021 Release

Heaven Hill Distillery Announces Spring 2021 Edition of the Old Fitzgerald Bottled-in-Bond Series BARDSTOWN, Ky. – Heaven Hill Distillery announced today the release of the spring 2021 edition of Old Fitzgerald Bottled-in-Bond Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey at eight years old. Comprised of barrels produced in spring of 2013, and bottled in spring of 2021, the […]

Larceny Barrel Proof Wins 2020 Whisky of the Year

Whisky Advocate Names Larceny Barrel Proof #1 Whisky of 2020 2020 has been an eventful year to say the least. But all of us at Heaven Hill Distillery are proud to share some positive events in the form of recognition from Whisky Advocate magazine and their esteemed panel of judges. Larceny Barrel Proof Bourbon was […]

Celebrating 85 Years of Lifting America’s Spirit

On December 13th, 1935, Heaven Hill Distillery filled its first barrel of Bourbon. The Shapira family had just opened the brand new Old Heavenhill Springs Distillery in Bardstown, KY. Four years later, Old Heaven Hill Bottled-in-Bond became the number one Bourbon whiskey in the state of Kentucky.

Introducing Our 85th Anniversary Single Barrel Bourbon

As part of our 85th Anniversary celebration, Heaven Hill is proud to announce the release of Heaven Hill 85th Anniversary 13-Year-Old Single Barrel Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey. This single barrel limited-edition release celebrates the 85 years of family-owned, distilling tradition.

The Legacy of Mike Sonne, Master Taster

Reflecting on the career of one of the most refined palates at Heaven Hill “Process engineer” is Mike Sonne’s official title at Heaven Hill Distillery, but neither of those words provides any insight into the coolest aspect of his job: the role of master taster. Though his palate is but one among several on the […]

Meet The Expert Tasters Who Look After Our Bourbon

Every whiskey barrel and batch sample delivered to Heaven Hill Distillery’s quality control lab undergoes rigorous chemical analysis. But until our human tasting team approves them, none gets bottled.

Introducing the 2020 Parker’s Heritage Collection

Heaven Hill Distillery is proud to announce the 2020 limited edition release of Parker’s Heritage Collection 10 Year Old Heavy Char Bourbon.

Old Fitzgerald Bottled-in-Bond: Fall 2020 Release

Heaven Hill Distillery Announces Latest Edition of the Old Fitzgerald Bottled-in-Bond Decanter Series Heaven Hill Distillery is proud to announce the release of the fall 2020 edition of Old Fitzgerald Bottled-in-Bond Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey. At 14-years-old, this release is comprised of barrels produced in fall of 2005, and bottled in fall of 2020. The […]

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