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Wednesday, 23 June 2021

Buffalo Trace Oak Tree Study 4/14/2021

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Buffalo Trace Oak Tree Study 4/14/2021
Buffalo Trace Oak Tree Study 4/14/2021

Buffalo Trace Distillery and UK, Franklin County Extension have announced a partnership on a long-term project to study ways to grow better oak trees.

Dennis Walsh, Homeplace Manager at Buffalo Trace explains oak (in their oak barrels) is a key component and probably the most important ingredient for making good bourbon.

Two seemingly unlikely groups are partnering up for a new study.... on trees.

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White making better bourbon, environment franklin county buffalo trace distillery and the university of kentucky have have announced they are partnering on a long-term project to study ways to grow better oak trees.

Already more than a thousand trees of different varieties have been planted.

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White dennis walsh homeplace manager at buffalo trace distillery "things to learn related to oak trees being probably the most important ingredient to making a good bourbon."

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