Category Archives: Spirits

Pernod Ricard, Beam Suntory Donate to Hiram Walker Statue

Hiram Walker built what is still the largest distillery in North America in Walkerville, Ont., now a part of Windsor, Ont.  Walker’s whiskey empire was sold in the 1930s and again in the late 1970s,

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Distiller Set to Leave Anti-Alcohol County

Vincent Puccio and his partner, William T. Willis, own and operate Dry Fork Fruit Distillery in Meadows of Dan in Patrick County, Va.  But they can’t sell their product on premises there because Patrick County does not allow liquor by … Continue reading

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It’s One of the Prettiest Bottles We’ve Ever Seen

And it is literally handcrafted, not stamped out on some mass production line.  Clase Azul Tequila’s bottle was created to celebrate the brand’s 20th anniversary.

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Castle Brands Sales Up 24.5%, But Net Loss Expands

Castle Brands reports net sales increased 24.5% to $20.9 million for the first quarter of fiscal year 2018, ended June 30, from $16.8 million a year earlier.  But the company’s net loss grew almost 24%, to a net loss of … Continue reading

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Sazerac Begins Distilling in Tennessee

Master Distiller John Lunn and Distiller Allisa Henley began filling barrels with their newly made whiskey on July 5, a fitting day to start a new American-made product, on the heels of our nation’s 241st birthday. 

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1000 Bottles of Dalmore 25 to Be Available in Package Stores

Up until now The Dalmore 25 has been distributed primarily in luxury bars and restaurants.  SRP: $1,300/750ml bottle.

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