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Barton 1792 Distillery Tour

Barton 1792 Distillery Tour & Visit
Barton 1792 Distillery is the oldest operating distillery in Bardstown, KY. It is unique amongst the Kentucky distilleries as it is 100% an industrial complex. Unfortunately, because of that, they no longer give public tours. However, you can live vicariously through us by reading all about our visit. Let's go!

1792 Small Batch Bourbon Review

1792 Small Batch 70-1
1792 Small Batch Bourbon is distilled at the the Barton 1792 Distillery in Bardstown, KY. It is the flagship bourbon of the 1792 line and is made from a high rye recipe. The Barton 1792 Distillery also just happens to be the oldest operating distillery in Bardstown. Read our 1792 Small Batch Bourbon review to learn more!

Tom Moore Bourbon Review

Tom Moore Bourbon Review
Tom Moore Bottled In Bond Bourbon is distilled at the Barton Distilling Company. Therefore, I would expect that even though it comes in a plastic 1.75 liter jug for 21.99, that it would still be a decent bourbon. It's Bottled In Bond, and therefore it's at least a 4 year old bourbon. In addition, Thomas Moore was essentially the founder of what is now the Barton 1792 Distillery, so how could it not be a great value bourbon?

Very Old Barton Bourbon Review

Very Old Barton Bourbon 100 Proof Review
I think what is most interesting about Very Old Barton Bourbon is that it is nowhere to be found on the Barton 1792 website. So maybe it's listed on the Sazarac (it's parent company) "Our Brands" website. Nope. That's OK, I'll just check the bottle label for a story. Wait a minute - there is no back label. Strange. It's not that Sazerac is hiding this bourbon; they give a sample of it during their tastings at the Barton 1792 Distillery. But why is there absolutely no information available about it?

Kirkland Bottled in Bond Bourbon Review

Kirkland Bottled in Bond Bourbon Review
Please enjoy my Kirkland Bottled in Bond Bourbon Review! There are a lot of store brand whiskeys out there. But what's interesting about this Kirkland Bottled in Bond Bourbon from Costco is that it says the name of the distillery where it was made, Barton 1792 Distillery, right on the label.

Broken Saddle Bourbon Review

Broken Saddle Bourbon
Broken Saddle Bourbon would be yet another "mystery bourbon" (who has ever heard of The Winship Company??) were it not Bottled-in-Bond. But since it is, we actually know that it comes from the Barton 1792 Distillery, which is DSP-KY-12, and apparently occasionally goes by the name The Winship Company. Isn't that cool?! That's why I love bottled in bond! We also know that this bourbon is at least 4 years old and 100 proof. Otherwise there is next to no information about it or the company online. The best I can tell is that it may be a store brand of sorts of Spec's in Texas. They also carry the related Broken Fence Single Barrel Bourbon and Broken Thorn Small Batch Bourbon. Either way, at less than forty bucks for a BiB bourbon by Barton, I figured I would give it a shot!

Barton 1792 Distillery Tour (Video)

Barton 1792 Distillery Tour
We recently visited the Barton 1792 Distillery. Like Buffalo Trace, this Sazarac owned distillery also does not charge for their tours, which is very cool. It's a great place to visit, and although they, like the Buffalo Trace Distillery, are not technically on the Kentucky Bourbon Trail, the Barton 1792 Distillery Tour should definitely be included in everyone's itinerary.