Category Archives: Distillery News

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From Villain to Hero, How a Louisville Distillery Became a Major Player In The West End In the fall of 2015, global spirits producer Heaven Hill was on its way to becoming a corporate villain in Louisville’s poverty-stricken California community.

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Michter’s Distillery Buys 145 Acres in Springfield, Ky.

Michter’s Distillery‘s affiliate Springwater Kentucky Realty completed its purchase of 145 acres in Springfield, Ky., at the heart of the state’s historic Washington County.

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Ole Smokey, Yee-Haw Brewing to Open Entertainment Venue

Ole Smoky Distillery, a leading craft distiller of Moonshine and home of the world’s most visited distillery, said it is joining Yee Haw Brewing Co., one of Tennessee’s top craft breweries and

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Chattanooga Whiskey Opens Distillery to Public

It’s been producing whiskies at the Riverfront Distillery since March.  But Saturday the public could tour the 5,500-square-foot event space. The facility is the company’s headquarters, and can store 4,000 53-gallon white oak barrels.

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Bacardi to Host Puerto Rican Relief Concert

The grand lawn of the 127-acre Bacardí distillery in San Juan will host 25,000 people at the United for Puerto Rico live concert and telethon Sunday, Dec. 10. All proceeds from the fundraising

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Thieves Steal 1800 Gallons of Vodka from LA’s Fog Shots

The thieves sawed through dead bolts to get inside a storage room at Fog Shots Distillery and made away with about 90% of the company’s holiday inventory, valued at about $278,000.

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