The distillery just started its first batch this week, but you can enjoy food and a drink menu focused on small batch-cocktails and brews in the meantime. [ more › ]
Breweries and distilleries, D.C. has. But the city's first winemaking operation, District Winery, will be uncorking in 2017. [ more › ]
Matthew McConaughey recently made headlines with news that he’s been tapped as the creative director of Kentucky-based distillery Wild Turkey, but leave it to us to take away a style note. Featured in a video introducing him in his new...Show More Summary
As I’ve written about before, I like whiskey. I’ll say that at the risk of sounding like a drunk. I like the beverage. I’m fascinated with the process — the art and the science of it. I had the chance to visit Speyside region distilleries in Scotland a few years ago. I’ve also been a […]
Barking Irons Applejack is a new apple brandy which is distilled (for its owners) at Black Dirt Distillery in upstate New York. The applejack starts with a distillate of jonagold, macoun, and gala apples that is aged in #2 char oak barrels (time… Continue reading ?
The conventional wisdom holds that since the distillery’s relaunch, three Mortlach expressions are available — Rare Old, 18 Years Old, and 25 Years Old. Not quite. There is a fourth expression: Special Strength, which is available only at travel retail.… Continue reading ?
We last encountered Houston, Texas-based Yellow Rose Distillery in 2013. Today we pick up the thread with Yellow Rose’s straight rye, an Indiana-sourced product made from 95% rye grain (in keeping with a number of other MGP ryes on the… Continue reading ?
Dark Corner Distillery in Greenville, South Carolina is the home of a number of youthful whiskey products, including an unaged moonshine and a series of flavored whiskeys bottled under the Whiskey Girl (aka Whiskeygirl) brand. All of this is distilled and… Continue reading ?
Will Smith and Margot Robbie promote Suicide Squad at the opening of a fan experience that replicates the Belle Reve Penitentiary on Tuesday (July 26) in the Distillery District in Toronto, Canada. As Suicide Squad was filmed in Toronto last year, the experience is a show of appreciation to fans, who will be able to [...]
The first crowdfunded whisky distillery is under fire after revoking a job for a young family that could result in their deportation from the UK.
Photos by John McCarthy Joe Heron must be nuts. This eccentric South African rock music fanatic and serial entrepreneur risked everything he has by constructing a state-of-the-art, 45,000 square foot distillery in the heart of bourbon country during the biggest American whiskey boom in over 40 years—to make absinthe, experimental gin, [...]
There is no doubt a quip about drink and driving in here somewhere, but Jose Cuervo, the tequila distillery is partnering up with Ford Motor Company to create car parts out of the agave plant. Together Cuervo and Ford plan to develop a sustainable bioplastic material out of agave to use in cars and trucks... Show More Summary
Woodford’s latest Distillery Series bourbon — a limited edition experimental series that doesn’t quite merit Master’s Collection status — is here. “Five Malt” connotes what it is, though the company doesn’t exactly tell you everything: Inspired by the popularity of… Continue reading ?
The Ardbeg distillery on Islay Distillers are blasting spirits into space or sending them to the ocean floor in pursuit of flavor… Richard Carleton Hacker
Glenfiddich Janet Sheed Roberts Reserve 55-Year-Old A small group of whisky enthusiasts will visit distilleries and taste the ultra-rare Glenfiddich 55 Year Old… Richard Carleton Hacker
The Arran distillery on the Isle of Arran turns 21 this year. To mark the occasion, the bottler is adding an 18 year old single malt to the permanent lineup. Aged in a mix of ex-sherry and ex-bourbon casks, it is… Continue reading ?
Casimir Nozkowski grew up in a building at 70 Hester Street on the Lower East Side of Manhattan. Before his parents occupied it in the late 1960s, the building had been a synagogue, a Prohibition-era distillery, and a raincoat factory. Show More Summary
High West Whiskey Stay up to date with the latest happenings at Utah’s High West Distillery… Juliana Distefano
The flaws in today's spirits labels, as outlined below, have led to myriad problems for distilleries and other producers, as well as for consumers, and even for bars and retail stores. The system, as regulated by the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau (TTB) is — in many ways — broken. Show More Summary
The Flaming Lips are releasing a special whiskey blend in collaboration with Few Spirits called the “Brainville Rye Whiskey.” It's made from a mixture of “rye, corn and malted barley grown within 150 miles” of Few's distillery in Evanston, Illinois, according to a press release. The 80-proof whiskey will be released this October. Show More Summary