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

Widow Jane Releases The Vaults 2020; Quantities Limited

Widow Jane Distillery announced the release of The Vaults 2020, the follow up to the distillery’s 2019 debut expression. This year’s edition is a blend of 15- to 17-year Tennessee and Indiana bourbons from hand-picked barrels. After blending by Widow Jane president, distiller and blender … Continue readingWidow Jane Releases The Vaults 2020; Quantities Limited

Ludacris Drinks $15,000 Michter’s Straight From Bottle And Talks About His Career

On this episode of The Fred Minnick Show, Fred welcomes famed rapper Ludacris. Ludacris broke into the national spotlight in 2000 with his album Back for the First Time, featuring the singles “Southern Hospitality” and “What’s Your Fantasy,” and has since released seven more albums. … Continue readingLudacris Drinks $15,000 Michter’s Straight From Bottle And Talks About His Career

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

Boone County Drops Barrel-Aged Whiskey Finished in Sherry Casks

Boone County Distilling Co. announced a limited release of a barrel strength straight bourbon finished in oloroso sherry casks. Bottled at 114 proof, the small batch bourbon was first aged in a charred new white oak, then finished for 10 weeks in the sherry barrels. … Continue readingBoone County Drops Barrel-Aged Whiskey Finished in Sherry Casks

Japan’s Mars Distillery Announces Release of Three New Whiskies

Japan’s Mars Distillery announced the release of three new whiskies in the American market. They include IWAI 45, a bourbon-style Japanese whisky; Komagatake 2020, a single malt whiskey aged in sherry casks and American white oak, and Tsunuki the First, another whisky aged in sherry … Continue readingJapan’s Mars Distillery Announces Release of Three New Whiskies