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Want To Try Bourbon? Here Are Five Helpful Things To Know

Jul 13 2018

When it comes to Kentucky and alcohol, America’s Bluegrass State is known for one thing: bourbon. Ninety five percent of the world’s bourbon is made in Kentucky and it was declared to be ‘America’s Native Spirit’ in 1964.

Kentucky is so synonymous with bourbon that there are actually more barrels of bourbon than people in Kentucky. In 2012, the Kentucky Distiller’s Association’s total bourbon inventory reached 4.9 million barrels, compared to 4.3 million people living in Kentucky.

On Kentucky’s famous Bourbon Trail, there are eight different distilleries on the Trail, offering visitors a unique taste of Kentucky.

A full list of Kentucky’s distilleries and bourbon produced can be found here.

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