"When you make your reservation to drink and dine at the Kentucky Bourbon House, you will have, I promise you, an unforgettable Kentucky experience."
-- Colonel Michael Masters,
The Kentucky Bourbon Master

BARDSTOWN, The Most Beautiful Small Town in America

All Roads Lead to the Kentucky Bourbon House, located in the Most Beautiful Small Town In America.


Kentucky Bourbon House (formerly Chapeze House) was rated #1 Restaurant in Bardstown by Trip Advisor. Read our reviews >>

Come To Kentucky Bourbon House, “Kentucky’s Home for Bourbon”

Kentucky Bourbon House:
The Bourbon Tasting Shrine

The Bourbon Tasting shrine in Kentucky is the Kentucky Bourbon House located at the Chapeze Mansion, “Kentucky’s Home for Bourbon” in Bardstown, Kentucky. Chapeze Mansion, built in 1787, is a beautiful Federalist mansion and one of the great historic places for Bourbon Tasting in Kentucky. Kentucky Colonel Michael and Margaret Sue Masters, the proprietors of the Kentucky Bourbon House, are famous Kentucky personalities well known for their ultra-premium Bourbon Tastings at the Kentucky Bourbon House  A tour of the Kentucky Bourbon Trail is not complete until you have made a reservation to drink Kentucky Bourbon with The Colonel at Kentucky Bourbon House.  Call for reservations 502-507-8338

Drink Kentucky Bourbon with The Colonel
The Drinking Lamp is Lit By Reservation, 502-507-8338. Meet The Colonel, Author of Hospitality Kentucky Style and The Kentucky Story and  Appearances On:
Food Network TV w Paula Dee
Travel Channel w Taste of America
Travel Channel w The Thirsty Traveler
Travel Channel-The Colonel Making a Mint Julep
Travel Channel with Our Bartender Rosemary

             The Colonel Featured on Paula Deen

Bourbon University

Colonel Michael Masters, “Kentucky Bourbon Master” shares his vast knowledge of Kentucky Bourbon, Kentucky Distilling, Kentucky Hospitality Colonel Rosemary, our bartender, will expertly mix the Mint Julep, Manhattan, Old Fashioned, Bourbon Sour.

Cocktail Mixology 101

All guests will learn how to make Kentucky Bourbon cocktails
Mint Julep, Manhattan, Old Fashioned, Bourbon Sour and others

  • Couples & Groups Welcome
  •  Seating 9:00, 11:30, 2:30
  • $99 per guest
  • Reservations 502-507-8338


Kentucky Bourbon House – Colonel’s Cottage Inns

1(502) 507-8338

107 E. Stephan Foster Ave.

Bardstown, Kentucky 40004

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The Colonel's Bourbon University

Come Stay With Us

The Kentucky Bourbon House – Colonel’s Cottage Inns are comfortable accommodations for men, women or couples desiring a great place to stay while touring the Kentucky Bourbon Trail or seeking a romantic getaway. 

Nothing could be nicer than a romantic stay at the Kentucky Bourbon House – Colonel’s Cottage Inns.

Enjoy a Mint Julip or Cocktail. We offer Bourbon University, Cocktail Mixology and Connoisseur Tasting, and open the bar by reservation.

Welcome to the Kentucky Bourbon House – Colonel’s Cottage Inns…

We are thrilled to have you as our guest.

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