6534 Pembroke Oak Grove Rd | Phone: (270) 640-7744

MB Roland Distillery Pembroke, Christian Co. KY - MB Roland Distillery is a completely “grain to grass” Kentucky craft distillery and founding member of the Kentucky Bourbon Trail Craft Tour.



A lot of folks ask us “What is bourbon? What is whiskey? What is moonshine???” So we figured we should lay down the basics for all interested parties. Here goes…Whiskey is, in it’s most basic form, a distilled spirit from a mash of grain, aged in oak barrels. There is no minimum aging time for whiskey, but for certain whiskies (like bourbon or rye) to be designated as “straight,” they must be aged in the barrel for at least two years. However, there is one whiskey that, by law, does not need to be aged; corn whiskey. In fact, IF corn whiskey is aged, it can only be aged in used, charred oak, or toasted oak barrels…[Read More]


Get all the info including the stories behind each of our products: Kentucky Bourbon Whiskey, Kentucky Black Patch Whiskey, Kentucky White Dog, Kentucky Black Dog, True Kentucky Shine, Kentucky Apple Pie, Kentucky Pink Lemonade, St. Elmo’s Fire, Kentucky Blueberry Shine, Kentucky Strawberry Shine, Kentucky Mint Julep…[Read More]


MB Roland Distillery is a completely “grain to glass” craft distillery located in Pembroke, Christian Co. KY. We’re actually outside of town and affectionately refer to our exact location as “downtown St. Elmo.” We use local white corn to hand make each of our products ranging from our very unique “distillation & barrel proof” Kentucky Bourbon to our naturally-flavored Kentucky Pink Lemonade. The distillery was founded by Paul & Merry Beth (“MB”) Tomaszewski in 2009 as Kentucky’s first completely “grain to glass” craft distillery…[Read More]