After Pappy’s death in 1965, the Van Winkle family sold the Stitzel-Weller Distillery to the Sazerac family in 1972. Rights to all of the brands produced at the distillery were part of the deal which included W. L. Weller, Old Fitzgerald, Rebel Yell, Cabin Still, and Pappy Van Winkle Family Reserve.



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May 18, 2021

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