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Four More Whiskies From Barton 1792 Distillery Receive Medals

BARDSTOWN, KENTUCKY (April 9, 2020) –Barton 1792 Distillery’s 1792 Bottled-in-Bond Kentucky Straight Bourbon was awarded the prestigious Double Gold medal at the 2020 San Francisco World Spirits Competition. Additionally, three 1792 bourbons received Gold medals and one received a Silver medal.

Double Gold

·       1792 Bottled-in-Bond Kentucky Straight Bourbon

Gold

·       1792 Small Batch Kentucky Straight Bourbon

·       1792 Single Barrel Kentucky Straight Bourbon

·       1792 Full Proof Kentucky Straight Bourbon

Silver

·       1792 12 Year Old Kentucky Straight Bourbon

Spirits entered into the San Francisco World Spirits Competition are judged over four days of highly controlled blind tastings by a panel of more than 40 judges made up of respected, experienced industry experts. Complete results for the 2020 San Francisco World Spirits Competition can be found at http://www.sfspiritscomp.com/results/.

About Barton 1792 Distillery

Barton 1792 Distillery is part of Barton Brands.  Barton Brands has facilities in Bardstown, Ky., Carson, Calif., and Baltimore, Md. Barton Brands is owned by the Sazerac Company, an American family-owned company based in New Orleans, La. Barton 1792 Distillery was established in 1879 and continues today as the oldest fully-operating Distillery in the “Bourbon Capital of the World.” The Distillery is located on 196 acres and includes 28 warehouses, 22 other buildings, the Morton Spring and the Tom Moore Spring.  Distilling, aging and bottling fine Bourbon whiskey are hallmarks of the historic Barton 1792 Distillery. 1792 Small Batch Bourbon Whiskey is produced at Barton 1792 Distillery, and is named for the year Kentucky became a state. The Distillery has garnered a number of prestigious awards for its whiskies, including its 1792 Full Proof, which was named the World Whiskey of the Year by “Jim Murray Whiskey Bible 2020.”  To learn more visit www.1792bourbon.com.