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November 5-14

Woodford Reserve Old Fashioned Week

The world’s favorite cocktail is getting the recognition it deserves. Join us in a sip of celebration during Old Fashioned Week November 5 - November 14, 2021.

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History of the Old Fashioned

c. 1880

1881

Today

c. 1880

Cocktail historians generally agree the Old Fashioned cocktail’s name was first used at the Pendennis Club in Louisville, KY.

1881

Col. James E. Pepper, who was born on the site of what is now the Woodford Reserve Distillery, is credited with popularizing the Old Fashioned Cocktail by introducing it to society at New York’s Waldorf-Astoria Hotel.

Today

The Old Fashioned is the World’s #1 Classic Cocktail.