Intro class from Moonshine University
This day-long workshop combines classroom instruction, hands-on bourbon distilling, and sensory activities for professionals in the bourbon industry as well as advanced enthusiasts. Instruction includes thorough analysis of the individual components of the distillate and the production process, as well as an examination of history, context, standards of identity, and bourbon’s relationship to other whiskeys.
Classes Available – June 19, 2017
Over 40 industry experts are brought together under one roof to provide an intensive, practical, hands-on learning experience that combines technical training and business management education for start-ups, industry professionals, and those looking for careers in the distilling industry. This course, designed and taught by distillery operators, industry insiders, and world-renowned master distillers, exposes attendees to the realities of the day-to-day operations from laying the first brick to getting finished product on the shelves. The technical aspects of distillate production are only the beginning. Challenges and opportunities from equipment selection to distribution channels to financial considerations are also explored.
Classes Available – July 24, 2017 , October 23, 2017
Executive Bourbon Steward (EBS) is the individual membership in Stave & Thief Society’s Bourbon Certification Program. This certification provides classroom training, hands-on bourbon distilling, and advanced sensory training for individuals alongside owners, managers, program directors, and team leaders of hospitality establishments.
Classes Available – June 26, 2017 , August 14, 2017 , September 25, 2017 , November 3, 2017 , December 11, 2017
1. Bourbon Badass Golf Hat – $14.95
The Bourbon Badass™ Golf Hat features a Velcro closure and comes in black.
2. Bourbon Badass Rocks Glass – $9.95 for Single Glass, $34.95 for Set of 4
This double old fashioned Bourbon Badass™ rocks glass holds 14oz., just the right size for an ice ball to enjoy your favorite cocktail or bourbon.
3. Bourbon Badass Hoodie – $29.95
This tri-blend hoodie featuring the Bourbon Badass™ logo in white is perfect for when it starts to get cool. The fabric is laundered for reduced shrinkage and is constructed from 50% polyester/25% combed ring spun cotton/25% rayon jersey
Located on downtown Louisville’s historic “Whiskey Row,” the Evan Williams Bourbon Experience features an artisanal distillery, guided tours, educational Bourbon tastings, and more! Celebrating the legacy of Evan Williams, Kentucky’s first commercial distiller, this immersive experience brings to life the history and tradition of Kentucky’s native spirit.
1. Bittermilk Cocktail Mixers – $18
Bittermilk cocktail mixers are designed for the modern day cocktail enthusiast, to help mix up unique, quality cocktails following a simple ratio of Bittermilk to your choice of spirit. Each of these products use a bittering agent, a sweetener, and an acid to achieve a balanced cocktail. The labor is in the bottle.
2. Shell-Bee’s Spices Gift Set – $19.50
Spice set includes Boubon-smoked Pepper, Bourbon-smoked Sea Salt, Steak Blend.