The Abandoned Distillery In Kentucky That You Can Actually Visit
Kentucky is known for many things and one of them is bourbon. Distilleries have long spotted our landscape and the industry is booming now more than ever. Locals and visitors alike enjoy traveling along the Bourbon Trail and now there’s a new place to visit, that actually isn’t new at all. Glenns Creek Distilling is located on the abandoned property of the Old Crow Distillery and this destination is filled with history, innovation, excitement, and of course, outstanding bourbon.
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Glenns Creek Distilling and those who are working to restore the property are bringing a legendary destination back to life and you can have a front-row seat by visiting now. Have you had a chance to take the historic tour and do a tasting at this new, yet old distillery? What did you think? Share your experience with us in the comments or tag someone who would love to visit!
Glenns Creek Distilling is located at 3501 McCracken Pike, Frankfort, KY 40601. For more information, visit its website here and follow along on Facebook here.
If you’d like to visit another historic distillery in the area, check out our previous article here. It’s now open to the public!
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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