The Iconic Spirits Blog

Battling ALS With Bourbon

September 4, 2013

Tags: parker beam, parker's heritage collection

Parker Beam is a remarkable man. A sixth-generation distiller, he has worked at Heaven Hill in Bardstown, Kentucky, since 1960, and has been the Master Distiller there for 25 years. He is a member of Kentuckyís first family of Bourbon---his grandfather was the brother of James Beauregard Beam, otherwise known as Jim Beam. If thatís not enough, heís a true gentleman: modest, gracious, self-effacing and a pleasure to spend time with. (more…)