Good Deeds Spirits Releases First Malt Whiskey Blend to Benefit Inclusion, Diversity Charity

Good Deeds Spirits announced its first-ever release, Good Deeds Malt Whiskey, a malt whiskey blend from nine different craft whiskey producers. The 1,000-bottle release will be sold via Seelbachs on October 15, with 100% of proceeds to benefit STEPUP Foundation, the diversity and inclusion initiative … Continue readingGood Deeds Spirits Releases First Malt Whiskey Blend to Benefit Inclusion, Diversity Charity

Kentucky Now Has 10 Million Barrels of Bourbon Aging – Double the Population

For the first time in the modern era of American whiskey, Kentucky has 10 million barrels of Bourbon aging in distillery warehouses across the Commonwealth – or more than two barrels per every person. Kentucky’s population is about 4.51 million, according to U.S. 2020 Census … Continue readingKentucky Now Has 10 Million Barrels of Bourbon Aging – Double the Population

North Carolina Passes Law Allowing Distilleries to Sell Spirits on Sundays

Beginning Oct. 3, North Carolina consumers will be able to purchase distilled spirits at distilleries on Sundays under a historic new law signed by Governor Roy Cooper late last week. The legislation, HB 890, will provide much-needed revenue to the state’s distillers as well as … Continue readingNorth Carolina Passes Law Allowing Distilleries to Sell Spirits on Sundays

Distilled Spirits Council Accepted to EPA ENERGY STAR Program

The Distilled Spirits Council of the United States announced it has been accepted by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency as a partner of its ENERGY STAR program. As part of this partnership, the Spirits Council will promote tools and insights provided by the program to … Continue readingDistilled Spirits Council Accepted to EPA ENERGY STAR Program

New York Distillers Guild Study Shows Major Economic Impacts

The New York State Distillers Guild, the trade association of distilled spirits producers in New York State, releases its 2020 Economic Impact Study of the state’s distilled spirits industry, which found the industry supports an economic output of $4.4 billion, of which $3.2 billion impacts … Continue readingNew York Distillers Guild Study Shows Major Economic Impacts

KDA Hires McElmurray as Special Projects Manager

The Kentucky Distillers’ Association have hired Marielle McElmurray for the position of Special Projects Manager. McElmurray previously worked for the Governor’s Office of Agricultural Policy where she spent three years as Director of Public Affairs. Prior to that, she worked at the Legislative Research Commission … Continue readingKDA Hires McElmurray as Special Projects Manager