Saveur recommends visiting St. George Spirits in California, Buffalo Trace Distillery in Kentucky, Templeton Rye Whiskey in Iowa, and Tuthilltown Spirits in New York. Each offers public tours and tasting rooms guaranteed to appeal to any whiskey lover.
This idyllic description of Buffalo Trace Distillery and its mix of nature, history and whiskey is particularly appealing:
Sweet smells of bourbon and the mash cooking fill the air. A meander through the pristine grounds finds workers rolling barrels and an old Paulownia tree between warehouses C and H. This very tree's seeds were used as packaging material to ship bourbon in the 1800s.
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