Beam Fills 12 Millionth Barrel Of Bourbon

Published: 12/06/2011

CLERMONT, Ky. — Beam Inc. recently celebrated the filling of the company’s 12 millionth barrel of bourbon since the repeal of Prohibition in 1933.

The commemorative white oak barrel bearing the new company logo was filled and sealed on Oct. 17 at Beam’s flagship distillery in Clermont, Ky., where it will be aged until 2015.