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Evan Williams Announces 2021 Derby Festival Bourbon Release Set for March 11

Is Kentucky Derby time approaching again already? How can that be? Oh right, last year’s Derby was … delayed. Well, here comes an early Derby-related announcement: Evan Williams will release a special Kentucky Derby Festival edition of its Single Barrel Bourbon. The bottles will feature … Continue readingEvan Williams Announces 2021 Derby Festival Bourbon Release Set for March 11

Brother’s Bond Distilling to Distribute Through RNDC

Brother’s Bond Distilling Company announced a distribution agreement with Republic National Distributing Company. The agreement began Jan. 1. Brother’s Bond products will now be available in Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia,  Hawaii, Idaho, Indiana,  Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland,  Michigan, Montana, Mississippi, New Mexico, Nebraska, … Continue readingBrother’s Bond Distilling to Distribute Through RNDC

Global Tariffs Slash Kentucky Bourbon Exports by 35% in 2020, Per KDA

Tariffs imposed on U.S. spirits due to international trade disputes slashed the exports of Kentucky Bourbon by 35% overall in 2020, the Kentucky Distillers’ Association announced. Shipments to the European Union fell by nearly 50%. The EU is expected to double the tariffs imposed on American whiskey, which would … Continue readingGlobal Tariffs Slash Kentucky Bourbon Exports by 35% in 2020, Per KDA

Maker’s Mark to Release Third Wood Finishing Series Whiskey March 1

Maker’s Mark announced it will release the third in its limited Wood Finishing Series on March 1. Called FAE-01, the whiskey is named after the wood stave that helps create its unique flavor profile. In aging the whiskey, the American oak staves are cooked on … Continue readingMaker’s Mark to Release Third Wood Finishing Series Whiskey March 1