Without water, there would be no bourbon – or life on Earth.

A better world. One sip at a time.

A better world. One sip at a time.

Clean water is vital to what we do at the Maker’s Mark Distillery – and to the earth. That’s why we’ve committed to cleaning 75,000 pounds of trash from the world’s oceans and waterways. Join the cause by ordering or mixing your favorite Maker’s Mark® cocktail and posting a picture of it on social with #CocktailsForCleanups.

Chef Newman Miller Dinner Series

Chef Newman Miller Dinner Series

No one walks away hungry from this dinner and distillery tour. Enjoy a three-course, farm-to-table meal and cocktail pairings at Star Hill Provisions®.

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Our bourbon.

Whether you're after a smooth, full-flavored bourbon to sip neat or something to use in your favorite cocktail, any of these Maker's Mark® expressions are a great place to start. Click the bottles to learn more about each bourbon.

Maker's Mark in delicious detail.

Learn all about the history and cast of characters behind Maker's Mark Bourbon and the time-honored process required to make it, from a breakthrough bread-baking experiment to the maverick marketing that helped elevate an upstart bourbon brand.

Making Maker's Mark.

The Maker's Mark you know today is made just as it was when we filled our first bottle. This can feel like an old-fashioned, inefficient process at times, but we wouldn't have it any other way. See how it's done and what goes into making our newer expressions of Maker's® below.

Making Maker's

Meet the makers.

Maker's Mark is the legacy of a family whose whisky-making saga spans several generations. Members of the Samuels family have become icons and even Kentucky Bourbon Hall of Fame inductees. You can explore their unique stories and contributions to the bourbon industry here.

Meet the Samuels family

Enjoy a taste of Maker’s®. Any way you please.

Whether it’s kicking back with a classic cocktail, shopping online for the latest Maker’s® merchandise or both at the same time, we offer plenty of ways to enjoy Maker’s Mark.

Icy Mint Julep with Mint Garnish on a Platter Next to Maker's Mark Bottle
Icy Mint Julep with Mint Garnish on a Platter Next to Maker's Mark Bottle

Classic Mint Julep

With pronounced sugar and mint notes, the Mint Julep is one of our favorite bourbon cocktails and a natural match for warmer weather, horse races and good company. And this year, when you make your julep with Maker’s Mark and post a pic with #CocktailsForCleanups, you’ll help support our mission to remove trash from the world’s oceans and waterways.

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Shop Online.

Treat yourself to something special, find the perfect gift or browse to your heart’s content. Our online gift shop makes it easy with a wide selection of Maker’s Mark® merchandise including apparel, barware, confections and a whole lot more.

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The Maker's Mark Ambassador program.

Think you might be Maker's material? Want to help us spread the word about all things Maker's Mark? Then you should consider becoming a Maker's Mark Ambassador. You'll be treated to insider news and event invitations. We'll even age a barrel with your name on it.

Become an Ambassador