Buffalo Trace Distillery was awarded five top awards at Whisky Magazine’s 2017 American World Whiskies Awards, including two Golds, one Silver and two Bronze.
Two bourbons received Gold in the category of Kentucky Bourbon:
Stagg Jr. Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey
Eagle Rare 17 Year Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey
One whiskey received Silver in the category of American Rye:
Sazerac Rye Straight Kentucky Rye
Two whiskies received Bronze, one in the category of American Rye, the other in the category of Kentucky Bourbon:
Thomas H. Handy Sazerac Straight Rye Whiskey
Elmer T. Lee Single Barrel Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey
“This is a great recognition for our whiskies,” Master Distiller Harlen Wheatley says. “We are very thankful and humbled to receive these awards.”
The American World Whiskies Awards were announced at the Whisky Magazine Awards America presentation held in New York on February 28.