Templeton Announces Small Business Grants, New 10 Year Reserve Rye

Iowa-based Templeton Distillery, producer of Templeton Rye, announced it will $10,000 grants to three small businesses as part of its Templeton Distillery Entrepreneur’s Grant program. Winners will be selected by a panel of a few of notable Iowa natives, including Brandon Routh (Superman Returns, Legends … Continue readingTempleton Announces Small Business Grants, New 10 Year Reserve Rye

Whiskey Blender Dixon Dedman Joins Brindiamo Group as Consultant

Brindiamo Group has hired whiskey blender Dixon Dedman to be a consulting  resource.   Mr. Dedman is well known in the whiskey world as a Master Blender and creator of the Kentucky Owl  brand. Dedman and his business partner sold the brand to SPI Group, the … Continue readingWhiskey Blender Dixon Dedman Joins Brindiamo Group as Consultant

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

Buffalo Trace Teams With University of Kentucky for White Oak Study

Buffalo Trace Distillery and the University of Kentucky have joined forces on a 15-year research project to study the genetic responses of trees from various regions to different white oak forest establishment techniques in a rural field application.    The study, part of the White Oak … Continue readingBuffalo Trace Teams With University of Kentucky for White Oak Study