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Fred and Freddie Noe Hammer the Bung in Jim Beam’s 15 Millionth Bourbon Barrel [Video]

Prohibition killed a lot of family distilleries. The Beam family was no exception. Prohibition put an end to a family business that had been around since 1795. The Beam’s were out of the distilled spirits business until the ratification of the 21…

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Stoli Group Launches Super-Premium Cenote Blanco, Añejo and Reposado Tequila Aged in Bourbon Barrels

Stoli Group has announced the introduction of super-premium Cenote™ Tequila – “Tequila with a Soul,” marking the first time the spirits organization has created a new tequila brand from start to finish. Cenote is a 100% Agave Azul Tequilana Weber tequi…

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Artwork on 2018 Woodford Reserve Kentucky Derby 144 Bottle is “Dream Come True”

By day, Brown-Forman employee Keith Anderson works in the company’s private dining room, Bourbon Street Café. By night, Keith is a painter. He now has a studio in his home where he paints quietly in the middle of the night and sells artwork mainl…

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The Complete List: American Craft Spirits Association 2018 Award Winners

Congratulations to all the distillers who entered the 2018 American Craft Spirits Association’s competition to determine the best of the best in craft spirits. There were more than 500 entrants from all over the country. Spirits were submitted in six c…

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Nicole Austin Named Distiller at George Dickel Distillery – Tennessee Whiskey Just Got a Whole Lot More Interesting

The George Dickel Distillery is located in Cascade Hollow, Tennessee. For the most part over the last several years the location may have well been called Sleepy Hollow because there wasn’t much news coming out about Diageo’s Tennessee Whis…

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Alltech President Dr. Pearse Lyons, Founder of Town Branch, Dueling Barrels & Pearse Lyons Distilleries Passes

It is with great sadness that Alltech announces the passing of its founder and president, Dr. Pearse Lyons. Lyons died on Thursday, March 8, due to an acute lung condition that developed during his recovery from heart surgery. He was 73. “We are all de…

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Booker’s Bourbon 1st 2018 Batch Honors Kentucky Bourbon Hall-of-Famer Kathleen DiBenedetto

Booker’s® Bourbon from the Jim Beam Distillery has announced its first release of the year, Booker’s® Batch 2018-01, also called “Kathleen’s Batch.” This release is named in tribute to Kathleen DiBenedetto who, together with founding distiller Booker N…

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And the Winner is… American Craft Spirits Association Announces 2018 Award Winners

The American Craft Spirits Association (ACSA) announced the winners of its Fifth Annual Judging of Craft Spirits, who were honored during the awards dinner at the ACSA Craft Distillers Convention and Vendor Trade Show. This year’s show was attended by …

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Beer is Love: How Our Craft Supports Nonprofits

Our Beer Is Love program is just that. We believe we can help others do good through using beer as the liquid to bring people together. Established in 2012, the Beer is Love Program has focused on giving back to the communities where our beer …

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Bottled in Bond Act Signed Into Law March 3, 1897 – The Law Explained by Fred & Bernie [Video]

For the average person, March 3 is just another day on the calendar but, for hardcore distilled spirits fans it’s a day that’s kind of a big deal. You see March 3, 1897 is a day that will go down in distilled spirits history as a turning po…

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