Spirits & Liqueurs Bourbon

Jack Daniel's Tennessee Whiskey

About Jack Daniel's Tennessee Whiskey

Founder: Jack Daniel's was founded by Jack Daniel
Year Founded: 1866
Distillery Location: Route 1, Lynchburg, TN 37352
Master Distiller / Blender: Jeff Arnett, Master Distiller

Jack Daniel's Tennessee Whiskey Essential Facts

  • Contrary to popular belief Jack Daniel’s isn’t bourbon. The spirit is charcoal filtered, which is forbidden by government bourbon making rules.
  • Thanks to a courthouse fire, the exact birth date of Jack Daniel is unknown.
  • Why Jack Daniel named his whiskey “Old No. 7” is also a mystery. But there are some theories: it may be the number of girlfriends he had, the way he wrote the letter “J” or because it’s lucky.

How You Should Drink Jack Daniel's Tennessee Whiskey

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