Loading Events

Past Events

Events Search and Views Navigation

Event Views Navigation

July 2019

Kentucky Black Bourbon Guild • Class: Basic Bourbon Cocktails

July 13 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Base 110, 110 West Vine Street, 3rd Floor,
Lexington, 40507 United States
+ Google Map

Kentucky Black Bourbon Guild Bourbon Palate Training Sat • July 13th • 10am-12pm @ Base 110, 110 West Vine Street, 3rd Floor, Lexington, KY 40507 MEMBERS ONLY EVENT Become a member • Tickets Tim Knittel, Certified Stave and Thief Society Executive Bourbon Steward, will facilitate.

Find out more »

Bourbon Cocktails I: Historic and Classic Cocktails • JULY 28 • KY Bourbon School @ The Kentucky Castle

July 28 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
The Kentucky Castle, 230 Pisgah Pike
Versailles, 40383 United States
+ Google Map
$35

Cocktails were developed on American whiskeys including Bourbon & Rye. In this class we’ll explore the origin of American whiskey cocktails by focusing on the ‘Classic 5’: • Old Fashioned • Whiskey Sour • Mint Julep • Whiskey Smash • Manhattan The Kentucky Castle's Bourbon-Steward-In-Residence (& Bourbon industry insider) Tim Knittel will guide you through basic cocktail construction theory including: • Spirit + Sweet + Contrast(s) + Accent, • Techniques: stirring vs. shaking and order of ingredients, • Working with…

Find out more »

Bourbon Cocktails I: Historic and Classic Cocktails • JULY 28 • GRADUATE KY Bourbon School @ The Kentucky Castle

July 28 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
The Kentucky Castle, 230 Pisgah Pike
Versailles, 40383 United States
+ Google Map
$35

Advanced Bourbon & Food Pairings Sunday, July 28 at 7:00 pm The two basic philosophies of food & drink pairings and dish construction include complementary flavors and contrasting tastes. In this Graduate KY Bourbon School, we’ll explore in depth how to design pairings with Bourbon taking into account Bourbon’s primary tastes and flavors plus pairing with individual Bourbons’ unique flavor profiles. Topics will include taste versus flavor, why some pairings work and others don’t, complex pairings and pairing using molecular…

Find out more »

September 2019

Bourbon by Brands I: Major Ky Distilleries • SEPT 11 • KY Bourbon School

September 11 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
The Kentucky Castle, 230 Pisgah Pike
Versailles, 40383 United States
+ Google Map
$35

September is National Bourbon Heritage month! In celebration, we’re spending the month focusing on the major Kentucky Bourbon distilleries and brands which have created a deep heritage for our state. We’ll taste a representative Bourbon from each distillery and dissect the flavor profile to understand the choices the distillers make for grain recipe/mash bill, yeast strain, distillation, barrel char and entry proof and aging. Flight: • Maker’s Mark • Buffalo Trace by Sazerac • Elijah Craig by Heaven Hill •…

Find out more »

Bourbon by Brands I: Major Ky Distilleries powered by KBBG

September 14 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Base 110, 110 West Vine Street, 3rd Floor,
Lexington, 40507 United States
+ Google Map

September is National Bourbon Heritage month! In celebration, we’re spending the month focusing on the major Kentucky Bourbon distilleries and brands which have created a deep heritage for our state. Tim Knittel of Distilled Living will guide you through representative Bourbons from Major KY distilleries and dissect the flavor profile to understand the choices the distillers make for grain recipe/mash bill, yeast strain, distillation, barrel char and entry proof and aging. MEMBERS ONLY EVENT • Become a member: https://www.kentuckyblackbourbonguild.com/membership

Find out more »

Bourbon by Brands I: Major Ky Distilleries • SEPT 22 • KY Bourbon School

September 22 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
The Kentucky Castle, 230 Pisgah Pike
Versailles, 40383 United States
+ Google Map
$35

September is National Bourbon Heritage month! In celebration, we’re spending the month focusing on the major Kentucky Bourbon distilleries and brands which have created a deep heritage for our state. We’ll taste a representative Bourbon from each distillery and dissect the flavor profile to understand the choices the distillers make for grain recipe/mash bill, yeast strain, distillation, barrel char and entry proof and aging. Flight: • Maker’s Mark • Buffalo Trace by Sazerac • Elijah Craig by Heaven Hill •…

Find out more »

What’s up with Wheat? • SEPTEMBER 22 • GRADUATE KY Bourbon School (was Bourbon University) @ The Kentucky Castle

September 22 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
The Kentucky Castle, 230 Pisgah Pike
Versailles, 40383 United States
+ Google Map
$35

What's up with Wheat? Sunday, Sep 22 • 7:00 pm   Wheated Bourbons and wheat whiskeys have only ever been a very small part of the overall American whiskey market. And this despite the famous work of William Larue, Julian and Bill Sr.   We’ll explore the unique flavors that wheat brings to whiskey and discuss the history of using wheat in American distilling.   Pours may include:* • Woodford Reserve Wheat Whiskey • Bernheim • Larceny • RockCastle •…

Find out more »

Lean Into Kentucky: Lean Management Training

September 23 - September 25
$1995

Setting off September 23-25, 2019, The Solarity Group will host a one-of-a-kind, top-shelf experience for those looking to increase their knowledge of Lean Management. Events will be held at Saxony Farm, Lane’s End Farm, Barrel House Distillery, James E. Pepper 1776 Distillery and an opening dinner at The Kentucky Castle. Not only are the locations impressive, the trainers and guides world class experts in Lean Management, project management, thoroughbreds and Kentucky Bourbon. A student from the healthcare industry shared that,…

Find out more »

DelectABLE Bourbon Charity Dinner 2019

September 28 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Malone’s Prime Events & Receptions, 3373 Tates Creek Rd
Lexington, KY 40502 United States
+ Google Map
$100

On SATURDAY, Sept. 28, 2018, ABLE will be hosting a bourbon-themed fundraising event "DelectABLE Bourbon Charity Dinner" When: Saturday September 28th • 6pm-9pm Where: Malone’s Banquets, 3373 Tates Creek Rd, Lexington, KY 40502 Parking: Parking is lot or valet (both free.) Dress: We have not established a specific dress code but we are suggesting business casual. Auction donations: If you have auction items to contribute, please contact: Tim Knittel Special announcement EXTREMELY RARE BOURBON POUR More info about history about…

Find out more »

October 2019

Bourbon by Brands II: Craft Distilleries • OCT 9 • KY Bourbon School

October 9 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
The Kentucky Castle, 230 Pisgah Pike
Versailles, 40383 United States
+ Google Map
$35

Last month we talked about the big distillers, now let’s concentrate on the little ones! For this month, we’re exploring the craft distilleries in Kentucky. We’re limiting to just the ones that are making their own products, so specific product availability will vary across dates this month. We’ll taste a representative Bourbon from each distillery and dissect the flavor profile to understand the choices the distillers make for grain recipe/mash bill, yeast strain, distillation, barrel char and entry proof and…

Find out more »
+ Export Events