Endorsed by Curators:
The Manhattan Tour: the Manhattan recipe is one of the most classic and notorious recipes featuring bitters, vermouth, a spicy bourbon, and garnished of cherry. This tour features three distilleries know for their history both before and after Prohibition when this cocktail made its place in history. The day starts with Buffalo Trace which is the oldest continually operating distillery in the United States followed by Woodford Reserve being the oldest of the 10 Bourbon Trail distilleries. Then a final stop at Jefferson's Reserve which features a 100% Rye Whiskey in the tasting room.
8:30am Pickup and Drop off will be at the Brown Hotel in Downtown Louisville at 335 W Broadway
10:00 am Tour and tasting at Buffalo Trace Distillery in Frankfort
11:45 lunch at Staxx BBQ in Frankfort
1:00 pm tour and tasting at Woodford Reserve Distillery in Versailles
4:00 pm Tour and tasting at Jefferson's Reserve in Crestwood
5:30 drop off at the Brown Hotel
Lunch stop: Lunch will be at Staxx BBQ in Frankfort after your tour at Buffalo Trace. The menu can be viewed here: http://staxxbbq.com/Menu.html You are responsible for purchasing your lunch which you should anticipate around 15 dollars per person.
An initial gratuity is included for the driver, but additional gratuities are welcomed.
Be sure to bring a valid photo ID.
All Guests must be 21+ for group tours, or on private tours if guests wish to drink alcohol in the vehicle. PLEASE NOTE: Distilleries prohibit alcoholic beverages to be consumed on site.
Smoking on the grounds or in the vehicle is strictly prohibited.