Founder: Tom Bulleit
Year Founded: 1987
Distillery Location: Lawrenceburg, Ky. (bourbon) and Lawrenceburg, Ind. (rye)
Master Distiller / Blender: Tom Bulleit
Bulleit Essential Facts
- Bulleit Bourbon is based on a family recipe created by founder Tom Bulleit’s great-great grandfather, Augustus.
- The bourbon is made from a mash that’s about two-thirds corn and one-third rye.
- The rye whiskey is made from 95 percent of the eponymous grain.
How you should drink Bulleit
- On the rocks
- With a bit of water
- With club soda
- With ginger ale
- In cocktails (Bone Machine, Perfect Pearl Manhattan, The Revolver, Devil Went Down to Georgia, Tootsie Roll, Bulleit 7 Hands, Bullet Rye’s Up, Bulleit Rye Swizzle, Mancini, Bulleit Bourbon Kentucky Buck)