Kentucky Bourbon Trail stop Number 1
It was a chilly, dreary Friday in Kentucky when we made our way to the Wild Turkey Distillery on the other side of Lexington.
Tours run on the hour until 3:00 and there were about 6 folks in the group. Wild Turkey had been purchased in the last few years by the same folks who own Skyy Vodka and the acquisition resulted in a brand new plant, visitors center and vodka bottling plant.
Mash from in the tanks:
The visitors center held a small gift shop, hallway of the company's history and a tasting room overlooking the Kentucky River: