Jim Beam Bourbon

Jim Beam Bourbon Whiskey

About Jim Beam Bourbon

Founder: Jacob Beam
Year Founded: 1795
Distillery Location: Clermont, Kentucky

Visitor Center:

149 Happy Hollow Road
Clermont, Kentucky
Tel: 502 543 9877

Master Distiller / Blender: Fred Noe, Seventh Generation Beam Family Distiller

Jim Beam Bourbon Essential Facts

  • Beam distilleries make over two-thirds of all bourbon produced in Kentucky.
  • Each year, about 80,000 people make the pilgrimage to visit the brand’s visitors’ center.
  • Jim Beam is named after James B. Beam, who revived the brand after prohibition.
  • Jim Beam has been using the same strain of yeast since Prohibition’s end.
  • All Jim Beam whiskeys are distilled twice and aged at least four years in new, charred American oak.
  • Jim Beam is in the food business too. You can find Jim Beam-flavored sunflower seeds, beef jerky, and a variety of sauces.

How you should drink Jim Beam Bourbon

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  1. Al Cleet says

    I have a bottle of bourbon brewded in 1917 & bottled in 1933 under the American Medical Society. The seal has never been broken and the contants are about at 97% full. I am interested in selling this

  2. How much are you asking for them?

  3. Knob Creek straight or on the rocks is the perfect cure for sitting in an airport lounge.

  4. I’ve bought this more than once, is a good bourbon. But you got to be in the mood for whisky though.

  5. Let me see…in the mood for whiskey. That only happens on days that end in “Y”.

  6. wayne kracht says

    tonite I purchased 2 airplane bottles of the jim beam maple.myself and my friend are avid beam drinkers and agree that this type of beam is nasty.

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