A. Smith Bowman Announces Release of Cane and Coffee

A. Smith Bowman Distillery announced the release of Cane and Coffee, the latest in its Experimental Collection. The spirit was created by co-fermenting black strap molasses and evaporated cane juice with a custom roasted coffee. After fermentation, additional coffee beans were added to the still … Continue readingA. Smith Bowman Announces Release of Cane and Coffee

2021 Kentucky Bourbon Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony Canceled

The Kentucky Distillers’ Association today announced that the 2021 Kentucky Bourbon Hall of Fame induction and ceremony has been canceled due to lingering concerns regarding covid-19. “While we are encouraged with vaccination rates and declining cases in Kentucky, the KDA  Board of Directors does not … Continue reading2021 Kentucky Bourbon Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony Canceled

Distilled Spirits Council President Praises Proposed Drunk Driving Legislation

Chris R. Swonger, president and CEO of the Distilled Spirits Council of the United States (DISCUS) and Responsibility.org announced support for the bipartisan Reduce Impaired Driving for Everyone Act.  The RIDE Act would expand the nation’s ongoing efforts to develop effective and unobtrusive automotive technology. … Continue readingDistilled Spirits Council President Praises Proposed Drunk Driving Legislation

Beam Suntory Announces Sweeping New Sustainability Goals for 2030, 2040

Beam Suntory announced its commitment to long-term sustainability across all facets of its operations with its new Proof Positive initiative. Goals of the program align with the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals and aim to making a positive impact on the planet, its communities and … Continue readingBeam Suntory Announces Sweeping New Sustainability Goals for 2030, 2040

Castle & Key Announces Release of 2021 Rise Spring Gin

Castle & Key Distillery announced a new seasonal release, 2021 Rise Seasonal Spring Gin. The botanical spirit, which evokes notes ranging from juniper to wintergreen, is now available at the distillery and will soon be distributed in Kentucky, Tennessee, Indiana, Georgia, Texas and South Carolina. … Continue readingCastle & Key Announces Release of 2021 Rise Spring Gin

Four Roses to Release Steamboat Race Single Barrel April 22

It’s almost time to break out the steamboats again. As such, it’s time for Four Roses to break out its annual commemorative bourbon release. Four Roses will release a limited edition 10-year-old bourbon from its OESK recipe. The 117.1-proof whiskey will be served on board … Continue readingFour Roses to Release Steamboat Race Single Barrel April 22