Fires and floods can damage warehouses and destroy barrels of aging whiskey—as can something much, much smaller.
Archive: Heaven Hill
Taking the No.-4 spot in the 2019 Top 20, this bourbon shows strength, power, and grace—hallmarks of the distillery’s expertise.
Marvin Shanken surprised Heaven Hill master distiller Denny Potter with the news that his whiskey had been named #1 in Whisky Advocate’s 2017 Top 20.
He will now oversee not just the Bernheim Distillery, but all of the company’s production facilities.