Buffalo Trace Distillery is a distillery located in Frankfort Kentucky. It has historically been known by several names including most notably the George T. Stagg Distillery and the O.F.C. Distillery. Its namesake bourbon brand Buffalo Trace Kentucky Straight Bourbon whiskey was introduced in August 1999. The company claims the distillery is the oldest continuously-operating distillery in the United States. Located on what the company claims was once an ancient buffalo crossing on the banks of the Kentucky River in Franklin County the distillery is named after the American bison.
A spicy aroma of dried citrus and orange peels with a hint of caramel and vanilla. Full and soft, marked by a mix of burnt sugar, caramel, orange, and cloves. Balanced finish with vanilla, honey, and citrus.
Best served neat or on the rocks.