Hardin’s Creek is made up of annual releases from James B. Beam Distilling Co., featuring their rarest and most unique whiskeys. The series showcases the distillery’s expertise and offers a diverse range of expressions, highlighting different aspects of their whiskey-making, such as age, blending, mash bill, distillation, and barrels. The series is a tribute to the Beam family’s heritage, with attention to detail and inspiration from their centuries-long history.
The Beam family’s bourbon legacy, starting with Jacob Beam in 1795, is honored through Hardin’s Creek, with the creek itself being the original source of their whiskey tradition.
Hardin’s Creek was officially announced on May 18, 2022, launching with Jacob’s Well and Colonel James B. Beam1Press Release. There are three additional “Kentucky Series” releases on the way, which will be 17-year-old bourbons bottled at 110 proof. The releases pay tribute to Beam’s three distilleries Frankfort, Clermont, and Boston, KY.