Craft Breweries & Spirits

Craft breweries are the newest among Kentucky’s more spirited offerings. In Lexington and Louisville especially, craft breweries/bars have quickly become popular, trendy places to “hang out”. Craft breweries are places to enjoy flavorful, authentic, and creative brew-making. Lexington Craft Beer Week held annually in May features tastings and special events highlighting Lexington’s craft beer scene, and Louisville hosts the Louisville Craft Beer Week in September. Find more craft breweries and plan a visit! 

New Riff Distilling.
Newport, KY
New Riff Distilling joins the Kentucky Bourbon Trail Craft Tour and brings craft bourbon and spirits to Northern Kentucky! New Riff's state of the art, gorgeous modern distill...
Second sight Spirits
Ludlow, KY
Second Sight Spirits is a small, artisan distillery located in downtown Ludlow, Kentucky. The term “second sight” refers to an extrasensory ability to see vision...
Paducah, KY
Silent Brigade Distillery produces “hand crafted” premium spirits by using only the best local grains and ingredients resulting in a one of a kind tasting experien...


Warehouse A at Willett Distillery
Bardstown, KY
Tour Times: Monday thru Saturday, 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. on the hour; Sunday, 12:30; 1:30; 2:30; 3:30 p.m. (March - December).  Gift Shop/Visitor Center Hours: Monday thru...
Bluegrass Distillers is a craft bourbon distillery in Lexington Kentucky the heart of the bluegrass and the horse capital of the world. Embodying the spirit of thoroughbred racing, the craft whiskeys and bourbons are distilled with excellence evoking tradition, class, and intensity with each sip. Our recipes are formulated in house and each batch hand crafted with local and organic ingredients. Following distillation, our spirits are aged to perfection in charred white oak barrels. We invite you to taste our unique blends and discover why they are all the rage.
Lexington, KY
Bluegrass Distillers is a locally owned craft bourbon distillery Lexington, KY in the heart of the Kentucky bluegrass in the horse capital of the world. Embodying the spirit o...
Boone County Distilling Company
Boone County, KY
  Reminiscent of the days when bourbon was celebrated as the Life-blood of the region, our new distillery is 5,000 square feet set on 2.5 acres. It includes a 500-...
Georgetown, KY
Come in and grab a taste of their products that are crafted 100% unique. It’s always time for Bourbon 30 when you’re in the Bluegrass. Open Monday - Thursday:...
Casey Jones
Hopkinsville, KY
Casey Jones Distillery produces authentic distilled spirits products, in a Casey Jones Design wagon-bed still. These spirits are made with the same hush-hush guarded family r...
Copper & Kings American Brandy
Louisville, KY
We use traditional copper pot-distillation to forge untraditional craft-distilled, natural, Pure Pot-still brandies. Our brandies are batch distilled exclusively in copp...
Tasting Room and Tour Waiting Area inside Corsair Distillery in downtown Bowling Green.
Bowling Green, KY
An independent craft distillery handcrafting small batches of spirits and whiskey using classic pot stills. Part of the Kentucky Craft Bourbon Trail, relax in Corsair's ne...