THE PERFECT HOLIDAY GIFT FOR A BOURBON DRINKER
The United Way of El Paso County invites supporters to bid on a bottle of bourbon produced by the oldest continuously operating distillery in the U.S., Buffalo Trace Distillery. The bottle derives from the 6 millionth barrel and packaged in 1 of 400 special designer bottles.
Proceeds from the winning bid will go directly to United Way’s Community Impact Fund, which currently funds more than 45 much needed programs in the areas of education, health, basic need and financial stability that support families and children.
About the Buffalo Trace Distillery
Located in Frankfort, Kentucky – 30 miles or so east of Louisville
Over the year, Buffalo Trace Distillery has been known by several names including the George T. Staff distillery. Buffalo Trace was introduced in August 1999. This is the oldest continuously operating distillery in the United States. Buffalo Trace refers to an ancient buffalo crossing on the banks of the Kentucky River in Franklin County, Kentucky.
Famous bourbon makers that have worked on this property – these are household names in the bourbon community:
· Col. E. H. Taylor
· George T. Stagg
· Pappy Van Winkle
· Albert B. Blanton
· Elmer T. Lee
This is the most award-winning and acclaimed distillery in the world.
About Bottle 173
Only 400 special designer bottles were made from Buffalo Trace's 6 millionth barrel. These were made available to non-profit groups for the purpose of fundraising. United Way of El Paso has Bottle 173.
Our gift basket to bid on includes:
· Bottle 173 of Buffalo Trace Straight Bourbon Whiskey (45% alcohol by volume) -- 90-proof whiskey packaged in a one-of-a-kind commemorative box
· 2 Opus x Arturo Fuente cigars, manufactured in the Dominican Republic
· 4 whiskey glasses
· Assorted chocolates
Consider bidding on the commemorative bottle, share the opportunity on your social media platforms, or talk to your friends about this special one-of-a-kind gift for a bourbon person.
Biding will close on December 20, 2019 at 5 p.m.
Place your Bid
How much are you willing to donate for a commemorative bottle of the 6,000,000th barrel of Buffalo Trace Burbon. Enter your information and bid below. Good luck!