Tasting the New and Improved Kelsey Creek Bourbon: A Review

Kelsey Creek Straight is a new and exciting offering from Sazerac and their Buffalo Trace Distillery. Made in the U.S.A., this whiskey is an American classic, crafted with an eye for quality and attention to detail.

At its core, Kelsey Creek Whiskey is a straight bourbon whiskey, meaning it must be made from at leat 51 percent corn in its mash and aged for at least two years in new, charred-oak . This aging process gives the whiskey a unique flavor, with notes of sweet caramel, oak, and vanilla that are sure to please any connoisseur of fine .

The distillation process used by Sazerac in creating Kelsey Creek also sets it apart from other whiskeys on the market. Using a special cold filtration process developed by Booker Noe (the sixth generation master distiller of the Jim Beam family) combined with the traditional double-distilling method allows them to capture all of the flavors present during fermentation while still producing a smooth and mellow spirit.

Kelsey Creek Straight Bourbon Whiskey is perfect for those looking for a taste of something special. Whether sipped neat or mixed into one of your favorite cocktails, this bourbon will give you an experience like no other. Pick up a bottle today and experience what makes Kelsey Creek so unique!

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Who Is the Producer of Kelsey Creek Bourbon?

Kelsey Creek Bourbon is a Straight Bourbon Whiskey produced by Sazerac, one of America's oldest distillers. Established in the early 1800s in New Orleans, Sazerac is now headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky and produces a wide range of spirits including whiskey, , , and . The company's Buffalo Trace Distillery is home to the Kelsey Creek brand and produces a variety of whiskeys ranging from Kentucky Straight Bourbons to Single Barrel Selects. All of teir spirits are made using time-honored methods and recipes passed down through generations. With decades of experience and expertise in crafting high-quality spirits, Sazerac is proud to be the maker of Kelsey Creek Bourbon.

The Benefits of Drinking Water with Bourbon

Adding a few drops of to your bourbon can open up the flavors and aromas, making it even more enjoyable for whiskey enthusiasts. When you add water to the bourbon, it lowers its proof or ABV ( by volume) which makes it easier to taste the other notes of the spirit. This allows you to pick out different flavor notes such as caramel, vanilla, oak, and spices. Additionally, adding a few drops of water to your bourbon helps to reduce any harshness in the flavor. By doing this, you're able to enjoy a smoother drink while still gettig all the flavor benefits from the bourbon. Ultimately, adding a few drops of water helps enhance your drinking experience and is why many whiskey enthusiasts choose to do so.


Kelsey Creek is a high-quality bourbon whiskey that brings together the best of both worlds. Created by Sazerac and their Buffalo Trace Distillery, this straight bourbon whiskey is made with at least 51% corn in its mash and aged in new, charred-oak barrels. Not only does Kelsey Creek offer an enjoyable taste experience, but it also has the added benefit of being produced by a sixth generation master distiller of the Jim Beam family. Whether you're a fan of whiskey or just looking for something new to try, Kelsey Creek is sure to be an excellent choice.

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Thomas Ashford

Thomas Ashford is a highly educated brewer with years of experience in the industry. He has a Bachelor Degree in Chemistry and a Master Degree in Brewing Science. He is also BJCP Certified Beer Judge. Tom has worked hard to become one of the most experienced brewers in the industry. He has experience monitoring brewhouse and cellaring operations, coordinating brewhouse projects, and optimizing brewery operations for maximum efficiency. He is also familiar mixology and an experienced sommelier. Tom is an expert organizer of beer festivals, wine tastings, and brewery tours.