November 8, 2017

State of Alabama
Press Release: Alcoholic Beverage Control Board

Allocated Whiskeys On Sale November 13th

Alabama’s allocation of Pappy Van Winkle Bourbon and other hard-to-get whiskeys will be available at eight ABC stores on November 13, 2017.

Buffalo Trace Distillery, makers of the highly sought-after spirit, shipped the Van Winkle lines and antique collection in late October.  The Alabama ABC Board recently received its allotment of each of the expressions and is now distributing them to its stores and other retailers. 

Connoisseurs of Pappy Van Winkle and the various offerings from Buffalo Trace, including other allocated and hard-to-find whiskeys of the world, will be available for sale at 9:00 a.m. on November 13th.  Customers must possess and present a valid State of Alabama Driver’s License to purchase any of the varieties from the Van Winkle Line and the Buffalo Trace Antique Collection.  Buyers may only purchase one bottle from either of these two collections and a variety of the other offerings in the stores.

The Van Winkle line, Antique Collection, and other Buffalo Trace products will be made available in the following eight stores:

Store #58 – 3232 Galleria Circle, Hoover, AL

Store #67 – 160 Baldwin Square, Fairhope, AL

Store #72 – 7413 EastChase Parkway, Montgomery, AL

Store #145 – 354 Hollywood Boulevard, Birmingham, AL

Store #151 – 6790 University Drive, NW, Huntsville, AL

Store #226 – 3051 Frederick Road, Opelika, AL

Store #234 – 1390 Tingle Circle West, Mobile, AL

Store #238 – 1120 Lurleen Wallace Boulevard, Tuscaloosa, AL

None of these products can be held or placed on hold.  This is a first come, first serve event. 



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