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Celebrate 2017 Limited Edition Small Batch with us

We are so excited to announce that our 2017 Limited Edition Small Batch will be released this month. A 15-year-old OESK, a 13-year-old OESK and a 12-year-old OESV were selected for this year’s bottle, making it the first Limited Edition Small Batch in our brand’s history to feature only our low rye mashbill.
Bottled at barrel strength with a proof of 107.

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Take a Trip Down Memory Lane

As you may know, last fall we paid tribute to the space on downtown Louisville’s Main Street, known as Whiskey Row, that was once home to our founder’s company, The Paul Jones Company, with a vintage Four Roses mural.

From 1884 to 1922, the building at 136 East Main Street was home to The Paul Jones Company and Four Roses Bourbon. The company originally used the facility as a gathering and distribution center.

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Kick off Summer with Four Roses Bourbon

We’re gearing up for the summer months at Four Roses Bourbon and looking forward to the many upcoming opportunities to mingle with you. Sometimes nothing goes better with sunshine and warm weather than Bourbon and music, so we’re excited to kick off the season with a few festivals at the end of this month for those in the area.
We will be grooving at the Four Roses Bourbon Kentucky Reggae Festival May 26-28 at Louisville Water Tower Park in Louisville, Kentucky.

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Four Roses Distillery Expansion Update

We have made a lot of progress since we last updated you on the major expansion project of the Four Roses Distillery in Lawrenceburg and on the Warehouse & Bottling Facility in Cox’s Creek.
We sat down with Chief Operating Officer Ryan Ashley, who was recently recognized with an Icons of Whisky Award for his role as director of Distillery operations, to provide you with the inside scoop on the Distillery expansion project.

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Celebrating Al Young’s 50th Anniversary with Limited Edition Four Roses Bourbon

We are so excited to celebrate Senior Brand Ambassador and Bourbon legend Al Young’s 50th Anniversary with the brand this year. We will be commemorating this milestone with Bourbon, of course – a special 2017 Limited Edition 50th Anniversary Small Batch Bourbon will be released in his honor this June.
Al Young has served in a variety of roles at Four Roses for the past 50 years.

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14th Annual ‘Rose Julep’ Contest with Kentucky Derby Festival

When you think of the Kentucky Derby Festival, you may also think of a mint julep – crushed ice, mellow Bourbon, simple syrup and fresh mint, all muddled together in a silver cup. Over the years, Louisville bartenders have continually put unique twists on this classic drink. But which julep recipe reigns supreme? Four Roses Bourbon and the Kentucky Derby Festival have partnered together to find out.

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Bourbon Lovers’ V-Day Gift Guide

Of course, we support the art of Bourbon-themed gift giving year-round, but with Valentine’s Day just around the corner, what better time to share with you our tips to make the holiday perfect for you and a loved one.

Give Bourbon. This is an easy one. And we have three choices to make every moment more mellow. You can take a look at the full lineup in detail here.

Yellow: A worldwide favorite, especially when creating mixed drinks with a sophisticated, contemporary flair.

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Four Roses Pays Tribute to its History on Louisville’s Whiskey Row

In 1892, a variety of Bourbon and spirits merchants owned shops in a two-block stretch of Main Street in downtown Louisville, Kentucky. This area that once served as home to more than 20 purveyors of wholesale liquors, including Four Roses Bourbon, makes up historic Whiskey Row.
From 1884 to 1922, the building at 136 East Main Street was home to The Paul Jones Company and Four Roses Bourbon. The company originally used the facility as a gathering and distribution center.

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Raising a Glass to 2016

As we begin to close out the year and look ahead to 2017, we’d like to raise a final glass to 2016. So, pour a Bourbon and join us as we remember some highlights throughout the year.
This spring, Four Roses Bourbon received several accolades at the San Francisco World Spirits Competition, including the prestigious 2016 Director’s Award, which recognizes and rewards an outstanding portfolio that has delivered in quality, specifically the 2015 Limited Edition Small Batch Bourbon.

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