How Spirit Works’ All-Female Production Team Reflects Women In Spirits

Spirit Works Distillery never intended for an all-female production crew. But that’s how it worked out for the Sonoma-based craft distillery. And that makes...

7 Whiskey Trends To Watch In 2017

What trends will drive whiskey in 2017? The brown-spirits boom shows little sign of decline, so this year will likely be defined by further growth. After...

Remy Cointreau Agrees To Buy Westland Distillery

The French spirits group Remy Cointreau announced today that it has agreed to purchase the Seattle-based Westland Distillery. Financial terms of the deal were not...

Interview: Wyoming Whiskey’s David DeFazio On The Unusual Evolution of Outryder

When it opened ten years ago, Wyoming Whiskey became the state's first legal distillery since Prohibition. The Kirby, Wyoming-based distillery first launched a small-batch bourbon in 2012,...

American Single Malt Is An Intriguing New Whiskey Category

American Single Malt is an emerging category. Grounded in Scotch traditions, it’s also defined by a U.S. spirit of experimentation. And as more distilleries...

Jim Beam Strike Ends

The worker strike at two Jim Beam distilleries has ended, according to reports. The strike began last week when workers walked out of the shifts...

Michter’s Names New Master Distiller, Senior Production Promotions

Michter's Distillery has announced promotions of senior production staff as it carries through on its succession plan. Pamela Heilmann (top center) will assume the position...

Why American Whiskey Continues To Boom

Whatever the reasons - and they are as varied as the styles, proofs and types of whiskeys emanating from this country’s distilleries - American...

Distilled Spirits Sales Ride Whiskey Wave to New Heights

The distilled spirits industry continued its impressive 18 straight years of growth, rising 2.0% in 2015 to 215.9 million 9-liter cases. Employment gains and wage...

Interview: Tom Bulleit On Bulleit’s New $115M Distillery And More

Bulleit is a red-hot whiskey brand. It’s a top seller at retail locations and a mainstay of back bars worldwide. Expanding on this success, brand-owner...
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