Mint Julep Experiences Launches Elite “Roll Out the Barrel” Private Bourbon, Whiskey Barrel Pick Adventure with Helicopter Transportation and Luxury Accommodations

Exclusive partnerships with Maker’s Mark Kentucky Bourbon, Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Whiskey, Omni Hotels, and Elite Rotorcraft Helicopters to make for a once-in-a-lifetime Kentucky Bourbon Trail® and Tennessee Whiskey Trail® excursion.

Louisville, Ky. (June 7, 2022) – Family-owned touring company Mint Julep Experiences is proud to announce the new “Roll Out The Barrel” high-end adventure bound to top the “bucket list” of any die-hard bourbon, whiskey connoisseur. Partnering with four of the country’s most premium brands, guests will have the opportunity to fly privately to-and-from either Louisville or Nashville via Elite Rotorcraft Helicopters to a world-famous distillery of their choosing, Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Whiskey or Maker’s Mark Kentucky Bourbon, for a private barrel selection and behind-the-scenes experience available to Mint Julep guests exclusively. To complete the package, all guests will stay in the heart of downtown and enjoy stunning views from the luxurious Omni Hotel - Nashville or Omni Hotel - Louisville.

“This is the ultimate luxury package for any Bourbon or Whiskey enthusiast and we are honored to be working with the market leaders in the industry to provide this once in a lifetime offering.” said Sean Higgins, owner of Mint Julep Experiences.

No detail spared, Mint Julep Experiences handles the dining itinerary on behalf of the guests and coordinates black car transportation throughout the trip, including to a private airport where guests will take a private helicopter flight to and from the distillery of their choice: Jack Daniel’s Distillery in Lynchburg, Tn. or Maker’s Mark Distillery in Loretta, Ky. With each distillery experience totally unique to their facility, details on both are outlined at the links below:


The “Roll Out the Barrel” package cost from Nashville is $38,000 for a party of up to four, double occupancy. The “Roll Out the Barrel” package cost from Louisville is $42,000 for a party of up to four, double occupancy. To inquire about booking and availability, please contact Mint Julep Experiences at

ABOUT MINT JULEP EXPERIENCES – Mint Julep Experiences is changing the way you experience Kentucky and Tennessee. Since 2008, Mint Julep has created handcrafted, premium adventures to the Kentucky Bourbon Trail®, Tennessee Whiskey Trail®, legendary horse farms, historic landmarks and rich culinary destinations. With offices in Louisville, Kentucky and Nashville, Tennessee, Mint Julep plans authentic getaways discovering the living history of the South in comfort, luxury and style. Named one of Condé Nast Traveler’s “Best Guided Drinking Tours in America,” the family-owned experiential tour company utilizes deep expertise, long-term partnerships, and complete hospitality services for hassle-free ventures for any size group. For more information, visit