Bringing back the Famous Old Brand
Chicken Cock Whiskey has been resurrected, because good hooch never goes out of style. With a rich 160-year-old history and a touch of modernization, the products we’ve created are an unsurpassable collection of original bourbons.
“It’s rare that I find a bourbon hard to put down these days, but this is a killer that fits the description…”
From the Blog
The Revival of Chicken Cock Whiskey
In 2011, Chicken Cock’s questionable fortune changed when spirits entrepreneur Matti Anttila discovered the brand while researching the early days of distillation in the U.S.
Bardstown Bourbon + Grain & Barrel Spirits
Grain & Barrel joined forces with BBCo to produce custom bourbon and whiskey for the historic Chicken Cock brand which was originally created way back in 1856. The first collaborative distillation produced 616 spectacular barrels.
Beer Barrel Select
In the summer of 2018, we bottled 12 barrels of our award-winning 10 Year Old Double Barrel Bourbon. We then gave 6 of those barrels to our friends at Goodwood Brewing in Louisville to finished their delicious Walnut Brown Ale.