Nicolas Laracuente

Meet Nick Laracuente, the Bourbon Archaeologist (currently unavailable for presentation bookings)

  • Archaeologist for Buffalo Trace Distillery’s “Bourbon Pompeii” discovered during the renovations on the historic O.F.C. building
  • Jack Jouett Archaeology Project Director, for the once lost site of the Jouett Distillery in Woodford County.
  • worked on was a Ground Penetrating Radar survey of the former James Pepper Distillery in Lexington
  • Featured in the Neat: the Story of Bourbon documentary
  • Adjunct professor of Bourbon Studies at Midway University – Teaches the world’s first bourbon archaeology course
  • Official Kentucky Colonel

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Misspellings: Nic, Nicholas, Laurquente, Laraquente