TTB Approves New Sizes for Canned Wine

The Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau has added three new can sizes to the standard of fill for packaging canned wine: 200-ml., 250-ml. and 355-ml. This comes as alternative packaging continues to gain...

Luxco Launches Ezra Brooks 99 Bourbon

Luxco has unveiled the latest addition to its Ezra Brooks family of products: Ezra Brooks 99. This is Kentucky straight bourbon whiskey bottled at 99 proof. Charcoal filtered, the new Ezra Brooks 99 features the...

Devils River Whiskey Partners with 375 Park Avenue Spirits

375 Park Avenue Spirits, a division of the Sazerac Company, will entered into a supply-and-distribution agreement with Devils River Whiskey. The move is effective April 1, 2021. Under this new partnership, 375 Park Avenue Spirits will assume responsibility...

Podcast: How Alcohol Companies Can Promote Sustainability

In our latest podcast, we examine sustainability movements is in the alcohol industry. Editors Melissa Dowling and Kyle Swartz sit down with Nick Martin, Executive Director of the Beverage Industry Environmental Roundtable. BIER is a...

Gallo Completes Purchase of More Than 30 Brands From Constellation

E. & J. Gallo Winery today announced that it has completed the acquisition of more than 30 wine brands from Constellation Brands. The closing of the agreement between Gallo and Constellation was approved by the...

Fluère Spirits

Fluère Spirits, a nonalcoholic spirits brand from The Netherlands, has launched in the U.S. Fluère (pronounced “flew-air”) replicates the distilling techniques used for alcoholic spirits such as gin, whisky, rum, tequila and mezcal. Three expressions — Original,...

NLL

Salcombe Distilling Co. has launched ‘New London Light’ (NLL) in the U.S. Developed by Salcombe Distilling’s Master Distiller, Jason Nickels, NLL is a nonalcoholic spirit. NLL is meant for health-conscious drinkers and those who mindfully choose...

Travis Scott, AB In-Bev Collaborate on New Hard Seltzer Brand

Recording artist, songwriter, producer and fashion mogul Travis Scott has launched a new hard seltzer brand, CACTI, a venture with Anheuser-Busch. CACTI hits shelves in spring 2021. Scott will tap into Anheuser-Busch's capabilities and distribution network to...

RY3 Whiskey

Phenomenal Spirits has released RY3 Whiskey, the craft spirits company’s third spirit introduction in the U.S. in the past year. RY3 is a blend of three rye whiskeys with three different mash bills and age...

JT Meleck Louisiana Rice Vodka

JT Meleck is a new craft vodka out of Louisiana. Founder Michael Frugé’s family has farmed the land where he is distilling vodka out of rice since 1896. Frugé’s great-great uncle, JT Meleck, first started...