Friday, February 23, 2007
Heaven Hill Looking to Barrel More Bourbon
Heaven Hill Distilleries is planning a $3.9 million expansion of its Louisville distilling operations and has received backing in the form of state incentives from the Kentucky Economic Development Finance Authority.
Heaven Hill plans to add new milling equipment, a mash cookers and fermentation equipment that will allow it to expand Bourbon, rye and wheat whiskey production by 40 percent.
Among the brands Heaven Hill makes are Elijah Craig and Henry McKenna Bourbons, Rittenhouse Rye and Bernheim Wheat.