Latitude Beverage Company Brings Corte Fiore Wines to U.S.

Latitude Beverage Company, the Boston-based company behind national wine brands such as 90+ Cellars and Lila Wines, has added the Italian wine brand Corte Fiore to its portfolio. Latitude is introducing three Corte Fiore wines...

Bulleit Begins Construction on $10M Visitor Center

Construction will soon start on a nearly $10-million visitor center at the Bulleit Distilling Co. in Shelbyville, Kentucky. The visitor center for the Diageo-owned brand of American whiskey is expected to open to the public...

Wild Turkey Announces 2018 Master’s Keep Whiskey Release

Wild Turkey has announced the third release in its Master's Keep series: Master’s Keep Revival. A look into the company's archives served as inspiration for the brand’s latest iteration. Master Distiller Eddie Russell announced that Revival is...

The Guiding Principles that Keep Crown Liquors Competitive

The landscape is drastically changing for independent beverage retailers in Indiana. Now more than ever, it’s become more difficult for retailers to distinguish themselves from the competition and keep up with the state’s constantly...

WSET Reports Rising Interest in Spirits Education

New figures from the Wine & Spirit Education Trust (WSET) show an increased demand for spirits education in the U.S., the company says. As a global provider of wines and spirits qualifications, the WSET also...

Diageo Invests in Westward American Single Malt

American single malt producer Westward has joined Distill Ventures, the independently operated and Diageo-backed accelerator for entrepreneurs building scalable drinks brands. Portland-based Westward makes whiskey with locally malted Pacific Northwest barley and ale yeast. Founder...

MGP Opens its Doors

MGP has become three dirty letters that stand for sourced. If a new whiskey brand tastes of high-rye bourbon or grassy dill rye — and says “Bottled in Indiana” — you know it's likely from...

Cannabis Wins Big in 2018 Election

The legal cannabis movement in America took another step forward on Election Night 2018. Voters in Michigan approved a ballot measure Tuesday that will make cannabis legal and regulated for adults. Michigan becomes the first...

Selling Wine With Mr. Wonderful

Editor's note: Author Jonathan H. Newman is pictured above with Mr. Wonderful. Wine has become a popular investment for celebrities. But it’s not always a profitable one. There is an old adage: The best way to make...

Buffalo Trace Operates 1883 Fermenter For First Time in 100 Years

Buffalo Trace has found a new way to showcase vintage bourbon. The company has started up one of Col. E.H. Taylor Jr.’s original fermenters. For the first time in 100 years, the fermenter, which dates...