Neighboring Adair County will be the site of an $8.5 million bourbon facility in the near future.
According to Gov. Andy Beshear’s office, Pennyroyal Barrel Co. (PBC), a bourbon incubator for third-party brands, plans to locate a bourbon-related project in Adair County with a facility creating 10 full-time jobs.
The site will be a 40-acre campus facilities for warehousing, blending and bottling, meeting and public event space, as well as private event space.
The campus will include a state-of-the-art blending and bottling facility, single-story rickhouses for consistent aging, a storefront to purchase each brand’s products and apparel, a tasting room in a repurposed grain silo, a single barrel selection room and a wooded amphitheater with walking paths.