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Laphroaig Announces 2024 Càirdeas Cask

Laphroaig has announced the launch of Càirdeas 2024 Cask Favourites Single Malt Scotch Whisky, continuing the Islay distillery's annual series. Every year, Laphroaig releases a new expression in this line, meant as a thanks for...
Ol’ New Riff Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey and Ol’ New Riff Kentucky Straight Rye Whiskey

Ol’ New Riff Bourbon and Rye Roll Out

New Riff Distilling has announced the dual release of Ol’ New Riff Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey and Ol’ New Riff Kentucky Straight Rye Whiskey, the latest installments for the distillery’s Whiskey Club. They're meant as...
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Elijah Craig, Larceny Barrel Proof B524 Revealed

Heaven Hill has unveiled the B524 bottles for both Elijah Craig and Larceny Barrel Proof. All releases in both series follow a standard naming system. The “B” in the name stands for the second batch in an...
Invivo and Sarah Jessica Parker have launched Invivo X, SJP Pinot Noir wine

Invivo, Sarah Jessica Parker Launch Pinot Noir

Invivo continues its five-year partnership with actor and entrepreneur Sarah Jessica Parker with the release of Invivo X, SJP Pinot Noir 2022. This is the third release — and the first red wine — in...
Tröegs Freaky Squeeze

Tröegs Freaky Squeeze

Tröegs Independent Brewing has announced the release of Freaky Squeeze, a new line of alcoholic drinks made with real fruit. The independent, family-owned brewery is leading with two flavors: Black Cherry Limeade and Peach Orangeade....
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Podcast: Talking Alcohol Trends with Southern Glazer’s Bridget Albert

How much growth is left for Ready-to-Drink beverages? What does cannabis descheduling mean for the alcohol industry? Was Sazerac smart to purchase BuzzBallz? We discuss all this and more in this episode, with Bridget...
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What’s the Future of the Whisky Industry?

The whisky category is in a weird place in 2024. How did we get here? Our modern brown spirits boom reached recent highs during the Covid pandemic, as people stuck at home bought lots of...
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2025 Bourbon Classic Tickets Go On Sale

Tickets for the 2025 Bourbon Classic have gone live. Tickets are available at BourbonClassic.com. The event will take place Feb. 19-22, 2025, in Louisville, KY. The 2025 Bourbon Classic weekend events will take place at the...
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Uncle Nearest Acquires Square One Organic Spirits

Uncle Nearest, which last year purchased Domaine Saint Martin, has announced the acquisition of Square One Organic Spirits. Since 2004, Square One has been dedicated to producing exclusively USDA-certified organic spirits. Celebrating its 20th anniversary,...
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Founders All Day IPA Gets a New Look

Founders All Day IPA, originally launched in 2009 and today one of the leading craft beers, has undergone a rebranding. This is the product's first brand refresh since 2011. Updating the look and feel of All...