Best Bourbon? Or Bourbon Pride? The story of ’18 San Fran Spirits Comp

Coming into the San Francisco World Spirits Competition, my mind raced with many wonderful personal and professional things. Jaclyn is pregnant, and the Bourbon & Beyond announcement neared. In constant excitement about our upcoming baby boy and the eagerness to see bourbon on stage with … Continue readingBest Bourbon? Or Bourbon Pride? The story of ’18 San Fran Spirits Comp

Kirin on Constellation Acquiring Four Roses: ‘Rumor’

For sometime, there have been widespread rumors that Constellation Brands plans to acquire Four Roses. Yesterday, these rumors resurfaced in a big way when social media forums circulated a deal might be happening soon. With the $6.5-bilion company’s recent acquisitions, it made sense. But both sides are denying an acquisition … Continue readingKirin on Constellation Acquiring Four Roses: ‘Rumor’