Cork & Barrel to open bourbon store at LEX

Blue Grass Airport has reported a partnership with Lexington´s Cork & Barrel Wine & Bourbon Bar to open a retail bourbon store in the LEX airport terminal, the company said.

The store is expected to be located beyond the security checkpoint, giving travelers an opportunity to purchase bourbon products to take with them in their carry-on bags.

Cork & Barrel said this is its second retail location and is scheduled to open in the spring of 2017.

Blue Grass Airport, located in Lexington, Kentucky is served by four major airlines providing non-stop and connecting service to hundreds of destinations worldwide. The airport serves more than 1.2 million passengers annually and supports the community with an economic output exceeding USD370 million.

Cork and Barrel Wine & Bourbon Bar, located in Lexington, KY, offers more than 800 wines and 250 bourbons.