Book your international travel for now if you want to snag one of these “Travelers’ Exclusive” bottles from Jack Daniels! The newest line extension of the familiar Tennessee Whiskey, a Bottled in Bond expression, will ship to major international airports and points of departure in the summer of 2018.
Continue reading Jack Daniels Gets On The Bottled In Bond Bandwagon
100 Proof, 120 Years
February 28th, 2017, New York: Kings County Distillery, one of the country’s leading craft distillers and New York City’s oldest and largest whiskey distillery, announces the first release of its Bottled-in-Bond Bourbon, which will be available in allocated quantities in New York, New Jersey, Maryland, DC, Delaware, Oregon, Kentucky, and Tennessee. Continue reading Kings County Release Celebrates Bottled In Bond Anniversary
Freedom and flexibility lure Henley away from Diageo’s George Dickel Distillery
Today marks Allisa Henley’s first day on the job in her new role as Master Blender at the Popcorn Sutton distillery in Newport, Tennessee. What’s that, you say? Henley’s departure from George Dickel, where she served as Distiller, was quiet. Deafeningly silent, even. Continue reading Another Dickel Distiller Leaves for Popcorn Sutton
Local “craft” distillery takes on leading international producer and marketer of beer, wine and spirits as investor.
Source: Constellation Ventures Invests in Nelson’s Green Brier Distillery | Wine Industry Insight
Whisky Live added to KY Bourbon Affair line up!
For Immediate Release – November 24, 2015 LOUISVILLE, Ky. – The prestigious Kentucky Bourbon Affair fantasy camp will return to Louisville in June 2016 and will host Whisky Live, an international celebration of the world’s finest whiskies, for the first time in the Commonwealth. The premier event also has added an extra day, giving guests more time to experience behind-the-scenes tours and events at the most famous Bourbon…Continue Reading →
Source: KENTUCKY BOURBON AFFAIR™RETURNS TO LOUISVILLE, EXPANDS INTERNATIONAL PRESENCE – Kentucky Bourbon Trail
In a press release from Buffalo Trace today, the distillery announced that the much sought-after Van Winkle Bourbons will be available starting in November, although an exact date was not specified.
Source: Pappy is coming soon, but not much of it will hit the shelves | Examiner.com
Yet another magical incarnation of the famed Stitzel-Weller bourbon will be labeled by Heaven Hill this fall. With only 3,000 bottles of the 90 proof John E. Fitzgerald Very Special Reserve being released, demand is sure to be as high as the price tag.
Source: Heaven Hill To Release Stitzel-Weller Era Bourbon | The Whiskey Reviewer
Word on the street (from Rutledge’s lips) is that this is one of the best Four Roses Limited Editions he’s ever released. As always, they’re not joking about the limited part- get on the good side of your local retailer to get in line!
Four Roses releasing tribute to retiring master distiller Jim Rutledge in September | Bourbon Industry | Kentucky.com.
Lawson Bader, president of the Competitive Enterprise Institute, is urging enthusiasts of the brown water to contribute to his Indiegogo campaign.
“It’s the craft of rebels and scientists. It’s the quest of criminals and statesmen, holy men and bootleggers.”
Check out the full article by The Whiskey Wash here- “I, Whiskey,” The Film This Spirit Deserves, Is Crowdfunding