Tuesday, September 14, 2021


Diageo, has announced the re-release of its Blade and Bow 22 Year Old bourbon, to help commemorate the 86th Anniversary of the Stitzel-Weller Distillery.

Blade and Bow 22 Year Old (46% ABV) is a Kentucky Straight Bourbon, which was originally released in 2015, to pay homage to the artful passion and renowned craftsmanship of the legendary Stitzel-Weller Distillery in Louisville, Kentucky.

Blade and Bow 22 Year Old

Blade and Bow 22 Year Old, is being re-released in time for Bourbon Heritage Month, which was originally created to emphasize the significance of bourbon being America's "Native Spirit."

The month-long celebration, which runs throughout September, aims to highlight the heritage, craftsmanship, tradition and achievements that the bourbon industry has contributed to the United States.

In addition to the re-release, Diageo has also announced the opening of the new Garden & Gun Club, on the second floor of the Stitzel-Weller Distillery. The destination cocktail bar which is inspired by Garden & Gun magazine's hospitality franchise, will also offer an exclusive tasting experience for the Blade and Bow 22 Year Old.

Commenting on the news, Doug Kragel, Lead Educator for Blade and Bow, said: "Blade and Bow 22-Year-Old pays homage to the artful passion and celebrated craftsmanship of the famed Stitzel-Weller Distillery. With the perfect blend of smoky, spicy and sweet, whiskey enthusiasts seeking an expression of true mastery are sure to be delighted with the rich history that is palpable in every sip."

Blade and Bow 22 Year Old, will be available later this month, in select states across the US. RRP (tbc).

Posted by Steve Rush