Buffalo Trace To Up Capacity With 50 Warehouses

on 09/06/15 at 9:16 am

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Buffalo-Trace-Kentucky-Straight-BourbonBuffalo Trace is planning to build an additional 50 warehouses over the next 10 years in order to expand its Bourbon production.

The news follows Buffalo Trace’s warning that demand continues to outstrip supply of its Bourbon brands, many of which will remain on strict allocation for the “foreseeable future”.

Plans for the warehouses were revealed at the same time as the distiller said it had moved a step closer to distilling a new single estate Bourbon brand by planting the first seeds in 18 acres of recently purchased land.

The producer has acquired 282 acres of land adjacent to its Kentucky distillery over the past six months in order to plant corn, rye and barley with the intention of later releasing a “stand alone” brand of “farm to table” Bourbon.

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