All in the Family: With Limestone Branch, brothers Beam are 7th-generation distillers

All in the Family: With Limestone Branch, brothers Beam are 7th-generation distillers

There are few things that bring Kentucky to mind quicker than the word “bourbon.” Kentucky is, after all, the birthplace of the distilled spirit, with 95 percent of the world’s supply produced in the state, according to the Kentucky Distiller’s Association.

Early distilling operations were usually family affairs with the knowledge of bourbon making having been passed down from generation to generation.

Steve Beam and his brother Paul possess some of that family heritage. There is a history of distilling found from both of their parents’ families, and, with the creation of Limestone Branch Distillery in Lebanon, they themselves are seventh-generation distillers.

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Limestone Branch Distillery

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