Spirits & Liqueurs Bourbon

Blanton’s Bourbon

About Blanton’s Bourbon

Founder: Elmer T. Lee
Year Founded: 1984
Distillery Location: Frankfort, Ky.
Master Distiller / Blender: Harlen Wheatley

Blanton’s Bourbon Essential Facts

  • The bourbon is named after Colonel Albert B. Blanton, who thought his Warehouse H produced the best bourbon. Blanton’s is still aged in that facility.
  • Buffalo Trace Distillery claims that Blanton’s was the first single-barrel bourbon on the market.

How You Should Drink Blanton’s Bourbon

  • Straight
  • On the rocks
  • With a bit of water
  • With club soda
  • With ginger ale