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Join us at the Thomas D. Clark Center for Kentucky History in historic downtown Frankfort to experience a rare opportunity brought to you by Bardstown Motor Lodge.
Delight in the beauty of an enchanting, outdoor garden and have the amazing opportunity to meet and speak one-on-one with some of the top female influencers in the bourbon industry, including master distillers, master blenders, master tasters, founders, and ambassadors. Enjoy bourbon tastings with the creators themselves!
The celebration will continue with a delectable feast and live music. Socialize with fellow bourbon enthusiasts and then grab a drink on us (one free per attendee) at the Goodwood bar, which includes wine and beer options.
To top off the night, attend and participate in the exciting Rare & Collectible Bourbon Auction featuring an E. H. Taylor barrel pick!
Don’t miss out on this unforgettable night! Mark your calendar for Friday, Sept. 30, 2022!
You must be 21 years of age to enter. Tickets are limited (250 attendees).
* Items are being added frequently.
Ashley specializes in warehouse profiling, flavor profile projections, blending, product development, and quality control. She serves as a judge at the American Distilling Institute and American Craft Spirits Association spirits competitions and uses her knowledge and experience to provide educational feedback to craft distillers.
Jane has been a part of the Maker’s Mark family for over a decade and serves as head of innovation and blending and leads one of the industry’s pioneering spirits programs. In her present role, she spearheads every aspect of the Wood Finishing Series Experience.
As the master blender of Luca Mariano Distillery, Jennifer calls the shots when it comes to blending small batch bourbon and rye whiskey products. She has a refined palate and loves the opportunity to supply enthusiasts with the highest quality bourbon and rye whiskeys.
As the great-great-granddaughter of Nathan “Nearest” Green, whiskey is in Victoria's blood. She is the first-known African American female master whiskey blender in U.S. history and the first person to win back-to-back Master Blender of the Year titles at Whisky Magazine’s American Icons of Whisky Awards.
Lori is on the forefront of the movement of women in the distilling industry and a trail blazer with a diverse background in financial management, business development, and non-profit experience. She founded Country Smooth Spirits in 2015 and is the CEO of Spa Girls Cocktails.
Ariel is responsible for managing Woodinville’s brand ambassadors, overseeing marketing plans, and supporting sales efforts. She executes and implements the brand’s strategy by driving awareness through the education and engagement of both trade personnel and consumers.
Joyce has a passion for chemistry and the distillation process. She worked for 15 years as a process engineer in industrial-scale distillation and spent a decade teaching high school chemistry and physics before opening a distillery with her family.
Peggy Noe Stevens is the first woman in the world to receive the title of Master Bourbon Taster and was inducted into the Kentucky Bourbon Hall of Fame by the Kentucky Distillers Association in 2019. She is the founder of Peggy Noe Stevens & Associates and the Bourbon Women Association and has decades of experience in experiential marketing and professional presence development.