The company wants to learn how space whisky compares to Earth whisky
This year, Woodford Reserve takes a page from the Buffalo Trace playbook and is launching a series of one-off, limited release whiskeys for our fun and enjoyment. They aren’t quite as “experimental” as the BT Experimental series, but...Show More Summary
The Copper & Kings Distillery in Louisville, Kentucky have a unique weapon when it comes to making their signature spirits sing with flavor through the use of “sonic aging”, a process that uses sound vibrations to excite the maturing liquid within the barrels. Music blasts at the distillery all day and all night, all different […]
East Tennessee’s Po’ Ramblin’ Boys, formed just last year to perform regularly at the Ole Smoky Moonshine Distillery in Gatlinburg, has been rapidly gathering steam with outside shows. So much so that they are currently preparing for an 8-day central European tour next month. The Boys […]
If you ever needed a reason to feel good about your drinking habit, you’ve clicked on the right article. Some American distilleries are beginning to use ugly fruit (fruit that’s overripe, malformed, or undersized) to make the booze you easily knock back after a long day. Show More Summary
The jury’s still out on whether playing music helps plants grow, but the Copper & Kings distillery is convinced it’s good for brandy. The Louisville, Kentucky-based outfit plays music for their brandy, ranging from mainstream rock to metal to jazz, in the hopes that it will make the booze more flavorful. Show More Summary
This was my most prized purchase in Edinburgh, where I nabbed the last bottle from Royal Mile Whiskies. Imperial was a Speyside distillery, opened in 1897 and shuttered in 1998 (and demolished in 2013), making this one of a dwindling… Continue reading ? The post Review: Gordon & MacPhail Imperial 1995 appeared first on Drinkhacker.
(Photo: Ashlie Stevens/Munchies) Joe Heron, the owner of the Copper and Kings distillery, calls it the "sonic aging process." All day and every day, music blasts out of speakers in the distillery's aging room. Sometimes it's David Bowie. Show More Summary
Joe Heron of Louisville's Copper & Kings distillery says that “happy brandy makes happy drinking,” and believes that the gentle vibrations of music assist in the aging process for his craft spirits. He draws the line at Katy Perry, though.
It's called Anty Gin, but it won't trigger an immune response. The Nordic Food Lab and Cambridge Distillery have developed a new flavor of gin that is infused with red wood ants (Formica rufa). Each bottle has the equivalent of 62 ants in it, which contain formic acid in their bodies. Show More Summary
You know what’s world-class? PANAMANIA’s music festival programming. Here’s our guide to the must-see free music shows of the day, every day, during the fest. Fito Blanko CIBC PANAMANIA Live @ The Distillery District Thursday, July 23 at 8:45 p.m. (1 Trinity Square) If the word “reggaeton” conjures nothing to you but Daddy Yankee’s decade-old […]
Bourbon hasn't been distilled in Bourbon County since Prohibition. But The Gentleman Distillery is bringing it back. In 1919, the year before the Noble Experiment was enacted nationwide, Bourbon County, Kentucky, was home to 26 distilleries. Show More Summary
You know what’s world-class? PANAMANIA’s music festival programming. Here’s our guide to the must-see free music shows of the day, every day, during the fest. ChocQuibTown CIBC PANAMANIA Live @ The Distillery District Monday, July 20 at 8:45 p.m. (1 Trinity Square) Allow us for a moment to betray our own blatant editorial bias: we […]
It's big, it's fun and it has a gin distillery in it. But is it a shed?
The trouble with drinking whisky in Scotland is the regret you experience the moment you get home. No matter how long you spend there and how much you purchase, by the time you get back to the States you wish you’d… Continue reading ? The post Travel: Touring Scotch Whisky Distilleries in Speyside, Scotland appeared first on Drinkhacker.
The popular event showcases the skills of over 100 chefs and over 30 brewers, distilleries, wineries, and mixologists [ more › ]
Dewar’s Aberfeldy Distillery in the Scottish Highlands has cut its carbon footprint by 90 percent after installing a biomass boiler in late 2014. Iain Lochhead, operations director at John Dewar & Sons, part of the Bacardi group of companies, says the Scotch whisky distillery explored several options for reducing its fossil fuel usage before settling […]
Spanish Harlem's exemplary taco spot Taco Mix has expanded to Brooklyn! The tiny (mostly) takeout spot opened an outpost inside the Industry City Distillery's tasting room today, reports Eater. Not that there aren't already excellent tacos in Sunset Park. [ more › ]
Old St. Pete is a craft line made by St. Petersburg Distillery. Designer Grant Gunderson wanted to capture the spirit of the sunshine city in the 1900's without making it too cheesy because it is still a premium product. Each Spirit has a custom recipe neck tag and custom shipping carton with old post cards of iconic spots in St. Show More Summary
A short drive from Nashville sits Lynchburg, Tennessee. Lynchburg is a tiny town that has only two real claims to fame: the Jack Daniel’s Distillery and Miss Mary Bobo’s Boarding House. The distillery is known world-wide for producing Tennessee Whiskey, while the boarding house is known for feeding fantastic Southern food to anyone who works...