Craft Beer Trends in 2021

10 Craft Beer Trends in 2021

Suffice to say, 2020 did not play out as originally planned for craft beer. Rather than a continued expansion of the taproom boom — which had breathed new life into the category while overall...

Interview: Kaveh Zamanian, Rabbit Hole Founder and Whiskey Maker

As part of our look early in 2021 at this year's top whiskey trends, we recently interviewed Kaveh Zamanian, founder and whiskey maker of Rabbit Hole Distillery. Rabbit Hole remains one of the fastest...

10 American Whiskey Trends in 2021

While Covid-19 shut down most of the world in 2020, whiskey aged in rickhouses all the same. The market for American brown spirits hardly cooled off. The boom in consumer interest continued throughout the...

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...

Interview: How Spirits Brands are Eco-Friendly

While there are numerous entrants to the sustainable spirits category each year, two suppliers that are actively promoting their sustainable practices are featured here. Brown Forman and Neft Vodka are each at different growth...

How Important is Sustainable Alcohol?

Given the current concerns about health brought on by the coronavirus pandemic and growing interest in protecting the environment from climate change, sustainability has become a hot topic. Some suppliers may be quick to...

Video: The Best Beer Brands of 2020

What were the top beer brands and trends from this past year? In this video, Editors Kyle Swartz and Melissa Dowling present the 2020 Beer Growth Brands Awards Winners, acknowledging those brands that stood...

Our Favorite Wines We Drank in 2020

For the final round of Beverage Dynamics wine reviews in 2020, we asked our panel of independent wine professionals to recall their favorite bottles they drank in the past year. As always, these selections include...

Q&A: The State of Beer in 2020-21, with NBWA Chairman Brian Gelner

Brian Gelner chose an interesting year to become chairman of the National Beer Wholesalers Association. Gelner, executive vice president and CFO of Heart of America Beverage Co., took helm of the organization in a...

Interview: Woodford Reserve Master Distiller Chris Morris on Whiskey Trends in 2021

Chris Morris is one of those rare master distillers who become synonymous with whiskey. His four-decade career includes shaping Woodford Reserve into the innovative, global brand it is today, and now also distilling Old...