Noted whiskey expert Fred Minnick selected four Luxco brands for his ‘Best American Whiskeys of 2021’ list, with Remus Repeal Reserve Straight Bourbon Series V at No. 5. The list of 100 whiskeys reflects the ‘Best of the Best’ releases that debuted in 2021, including Ryes, Bourbons, Blends of Straights and Single Malts.

“We are proud and honored that our premium are receiving accolades from whiskey experts, as well as discerning whiskey drinkers,” said David Bratcher, president of Branded Spirits and Chief Operating Officer. ”Kudos to our distillery teams in Kentucky and Indiana.”

Other Luxco brands recognized were Yellowstone Limited Edition Armagnac Finish (No. 30) from Limestone Branch Distillery in Lebanon, Kentucky; and from Lux Row Distillers in Bardstown, Kentucky, Blood Oath Pact No. 7 Straight Bourbon Whiskey (45); and Daviess County Double Barrel Straight Bourbon Whiskey (88), created in partnership with Ducks Unlimited.

Remus Repeal Reserve Series V was created in Indiana at Ross & Squibb Distillery.