Tuesday, June 29, 2021


Heaven Hill Distillery, has announced the launch of a new bourbon, which pays homage to the Shapira brothers, who founded the distillery in 1935.

Five Brothers Small Batch Kentucky Straight Bourbon (45% ABV) has been produced using Heaven Hill’s traditional bourbon mashbill, and is comprised of five different bourbons, aged between five and nine years old.

Five Brothers Bourbon

Five Brothers Small Batch Kentucky Straight Bourbon, which is said to deliver notes of vanilla and sugar cookies, comes presented in bottle with a label featuring a black and white photo of the five Shapira Brothers when they were in their 20’s and early 30’s: David, Ed, Gary, George and Mose.

Commenting on the news, Max L. Shapira, Heaven Hill President, said: “In 1935, my father and his four brothers invested in a speculative venture that today is the largest family-owned and operated distillery in America, Heaven Hill Distillery. With patience and perseverance, they built the foundation for the nationally acclaimed American Whiskey portfolio we enjoy today and a legacy built on consistent quality and innovation.”

Five Brothers Small Batch Kentucky Straight Bourbon, is now available from the Heaven Hill Bourbon Experience and selected Kentucky retailers, for a RRP of $59.99 – 750ml.

Posted by Steve Rush