BARDSTOWN, Ky. (WHAS11) -- A new distillery in the heart of bourbon country is starting commercial production.
Bardstown Bourbon Company makes whiskey for its own brands and for smaller distillers that don't have sufficient distilling operations. The company said they preparing to expand the $25 million distillery. They said expanding to a six million proof gallon capacity will allow the company to take on new customers.
The distillery plans to open its visitors and events center to the public early next year.