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...

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,...

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...

Bardstown Bourbon Company Begins Commercial Production

America's largest new distillery has begun to produce product. Under construction since 2014, the Bardstown Bourbon Company (BBCo) has announced the start of its commercial production. The...

W.L. Weller Bourbon Gets A New Look

The W.L. Weller Bourbon brand will receive a packaging upgrade this December. Weller Special Reserve, Weller Antique, and Weller 12-Year-Old Bourbon Whiskey will use a...

Matthew McConaughey Writes, Directs, Stars In, And Releases New Wild Turkey...

When Wild Turkey contacted movie/television star Matthew McConaughey about being their new brand spokesperson, they envisioned him as a good fit. So did he, so much...

Buffalo Trace Distillery Announces 2016 Antique Collection

Buffalo Trace Distillery has released details about its 2016 Antique Collection of five limited-release whiskeys. Introduced more than a decade ago, the Antique Collection has gained a cult...
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