This Quintessential Kentucky Destination Should Not Be Overlooked
With so many exciting things to do and see in Kentucky, you may find yourself dismissing a destination or two, especially if they seem too touristy. Kentucky’s Bourbon Trail is definitely a tourist hot spot in our state, but it is also the perfect day trip for locals, and one particular distillery should not be overlooked. Maker’s Mark in Loretto is a beautiful property that is perfect for exploring, learning, tasting, and enjoying a quintessential Kentucky experience.
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Maker’s Mark and the other stops along the Bourbon Trail are treasured Kentucky destinations that are definitely worth a visit, and then a return trip, as well. Is Maker’s Mark your favorite stop on the Trail? Share your thoughts with us in the comments!
Maker’s Mark Distillery is located at 3350 Burks Spring Rd. Loretto, KY 40037. For more information, visit their website here.
And to learn all about the onsite restaurant, Star Hill Provisions, check out our previous article here.
A Cincinnati native who has lived in Kentucky for over 10 years, Andrea's heart belongs both in the Queen City and the Bluegrass State. After earning an education degree and working in that field for a number of years, Andrea began to pursue her passion for writing over 6 years ago. Since then she has written for a number of print and online publications, as well as published a children's book.
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