LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Buffalo Trace Distillery is getting some major recognition.

Whiskey writer Jim Murray has awarded two whiskeys from Buffalo Trace with four top awards in his 2017 Whiskey Bible. 

The 2015 release of William Larue Weller Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey was named the 2017 Bourbon of the Year and American Whiskey of the Year. 

William Larue Weller was also chosen as one of the top three World Whiskeys of the Year. 

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