Kentucky is known for 3 things: Horses, Corn and Whiskey - Quarter Horse® Kentucky Bourbon Whiskey embodies them all.
Quarter Horse® Reserve
An exquisite Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey from the heart of Bourbon country in Owensboro, KY. Aged a minimum of 2 years in new oak for a rich oak flavor balanced with sweet caramel, our Quarter Horse® Reserve Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey is a round, rich Bourbon with a smooth finish.
GOLD RATED 90 points Best Buy
Quarter Horse® Kentucky Bourbon Whiskey
A classic thoroughbred Kentucky Bourbon that outperforms the competition. With rich oak flavor and hints of sweet caramel, Quarter Horse® Kentucky Bourbon Whiskey is a smooth, versatile Bourbon best for sipping on the rocks or with a splash of water.
Silver, New York International Spirits Competition (2018)
Kentucky Bourbon Best Buy, 2019 Wine Enthusiast
Quarter Horse® Kentucky Rye Whiskey
A classic thoroughbred Kentucky Rye Whiskey for Rye lovers!
Made from 95% Rye and aged in new oak barrels, this Rye Whiskey is an explosion of spice and pepper on the forward palate. Rich amber in color, this assertive Rye delivers a soft, smooth, lingering finish.
Issued the 10th distillery license in KY, DSP-KY-10 opened it's doors as the Green River Distillery in 1885. Our storied distillery in Owensboro has been producing Bourbon and Rye for nearly 130 years. Today the distillery stands proud as the westernmost location on the famed Kentucky Bourbon trail.
Over the years, our distillery has been subject to numerous transformations and setbacks such as ownership changes, fire, prohibition, and bankruptcies. In 2014, the property was purchased and industry experts were brought in to resurrect the distillery back to and beyond its former glory. Through extensive renovation that perfectly melded the site’s historic and traditional components with the best and most efficient distilling equipment, the distillery is once again vibrant and producing some of the best Bourbon and Rye available today.
Today, we continue the tradition of producing fine Bourbon and Rye under the watch of third generation Master Distiller Jacob Call, using only locally sourced Kentucky grown corn and oak char barrels. What’s more, the natural limestone in the local water that adds minerals to promote fermentation, coupled with the dramatic extremes of Kentucky weather, complete the recipe for making so many of the best Bourbons and Ryes on the market. It is in fact true that the best Bourbon in world comes from Kentucky.
To say he was born with Whiskey in his veins may be a stretch, but distilling Bourbon has been in Jacob Call’s family for three generations. A seventh-generation Kentuckian (born and raised in Bardstown), Jacob graduated from Murray State University with a degree in business administration. He started his career in banking, rising in the ranks to Chief Operating Officer before the familial call of the spirits business became too strong.
His grandfather and father had spent many years working at Jim Beam (where his father was mentored by Booker Noe) and his father went on to become Master Distiller at Florida Caribbean Distillers, where Jacob joined the team in 2007. At Florida Distillers, Jacob held various senior management positions in purchasing, bulk sales, and distillery operations.
As Master Distiller, Jacob oversees all aspects of Whiskey production and warehousing for the facility.
1.5 oz Quarter Horse® Kentucky Bourbon Whiskey
1-2 Demerara Sugar Cube
2 Dashes Angostura Bitters
Orange Peel (expressed)
Place sugar, bitters, and one orange peel in a mixing glass. Muddle sugar. Top with ice and bourbon, then mix until cold and properly diluted. Place large ice cube into rocks glass and strain cocktail into glass. Make sure to shake mixing glass after straining to top ice with some sugar. Add Luxardo cherry to glass. Express orange peel over glass, ensuring oil coats inside edges of glass. Do not reuse mixing ice.
2 oz Quarter Horse® Kentucky Bourbon Whiskey
1 oz Sweet Vermouth
3-4 healthy dashes of Angostura Bitters
Add all ingredients into a shaker with ice and shake. Strain. Pour into martini glass with with Luxardo cherry.
2.5 oz Quarter Horse® Kentucky Bourbon Whiskey
4-5 mint springs
2 sugar cubes or .5oz simple syrup
-Place the mint leaves and sugar or simple syrup into a julep cup, collins glass, or double old-fashioned glass.
Muddle well. Add Quarter Horse® Kentucky Bourbon Whiskey. Fill glass with crushed ice and stir well. Garnish with mint sprig.
2 oz Quarter Horse® Kentucky Bourbon Whiskey
3/4 oz Fresh lemon juice
1/2 oz Simple syrup
1/2 oz Egg white (optional)
Add all ingredients into a shaker with ice and shake. Strain. Garnish with 3 dashes of Angostura bitters.
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