Angel's Envy is a distillery founded by Lincoln Henderson and subsequently managed by his son, Wes Henderson. Lincoln Henderson, a renowned master distiller with more than 40 years of experience, comes from a family with a long heritage in the bourbon industry.
Angel's Envy has gained a reputation for its careful approach to crafting bourbons in small batches. Each bottle is handcrafted with care to ensure the highest quality and flavor. Their primary focus is on crafting distinctive and ingenious expressions while upholding an exceptional level of quality and artistry.
Angel's Envy derives its name from the whiskey production term 'angel's share,' which refers to the percentage of the liquid that evaporates during aging. In homage to this phenomenon, each bottle of Angel's Envy features two cherubs known as the Guardian Angels, which represent the distillery's commitment to producing exceptional whiskey.
The distillery distinguishes itself by utilizing port wine barrels during the finishing process, which imparts a distinctive flavor profile. This profile seamlessly blends the classic richness of bourbon with delicate hints of fruit, spice, and sweetness. The unique flavor profile of this whiskey has earned the distillery a devoted fan base among whiskey lovers.
It has gained recognition not only for its exceptional bourbons but also for its notable contributions to the realm of mixology. At the distillery, visitors have the opportunity to participate in cocktail classes and events that teach the art of crafting mouth-watering whiskey-based cocktails. Angel's Envy serves as the centerpiece of these classes and events, allowing attendees to learn how to create delectable cocktails using this premium whiskey.
500 E Main Street, Louisville, KY 40202-1002