Distillery 291 Moving to New Location, Expanding Distillery Operations

Distillery 291 is moving its operations to a new location in Colorado Springs. The Colorado distillery, which opened in the Colorado Springs suburb Ivywild six years ago, plans to complete the move in February. The move will expand the distillery’s facility from 7,500 square feet … Continue readingDistillery 291 Moving to New Location, Expanding Distillery Operations

Beam Announces Upgraded Visitor Experience at Clermont Distillery

The Jim Beam distillery in Clermont, Ky., is about to get a new look. James B. Beam Distilling Co. announced it plans to unveil an “elevated consumer experience” in summer 2021, including a new retail and visitor center, dining experience, tour experiences and a small … Continue readingBeam Announces Upgraded Visitor Experience at Clermont Distillery

Rabbit Hole, Wilderness Trail, Willett Advance to ‘Heritage’ KDA Membership

The Kentucky Distillers’ Association announced that Rabbit Hole Distillery, Wilderness Trail Distillery and Willett Distillery are now “Heritage” members, the highest level in the non-profit group that leads the state’s bourbon and spirits industry. Distilleries must have at least 25,000 barrels of distilled spirits aging … Continue readingRabbit Hole, Wilderness Trail, Willett Advance to ‘Heritage’ KDA Membership

Elijah Craig Raises $100,000 For Restaurant Workers with Inaugural Old Fashioned Week

Elijah Craig Bourbon announced a $100,000 donation to the Restaurant Workers’ Community Foundation via proceeds from its inaugural Old Fashioned Week.  More than 22,000 registrants, and thousands on social media, participated in the promotion, according to a news release.  The Restaurant Workers’ Community Foundation is … Continue readingElijah Craig Raises $100,000 For Restaurant Workers with Inaugural Old Fashioned Week

Spirits Coalition Speaks Out Against New EU Tariffs on U.S. Spirits

A coalition of 20 trade associations warned in a released statement that new European Union tariffs will further damage a once-booming transatlantic drinks trade. The coalition represents the U.S., EU and United Kingdom wine and distilled spirits and related sectors and claims that the added … Continue readingSpirits Coalition Speaks Out Against New EU Tariffs on U.S. Spirits