Distilled drinks

Charlestowne Premium Beverages Inc. (FPWM) Announces It Is in Negotiation to Acquire US Vodka Brand, V Georgio Vodka

Thursday, April 8, 2021 - 1:30pm

The agreement will allow Charlestowne Premium to expand its portfolio of beverages.

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  • The agreement will allow Charlestowne Premium to expand its portfolio of beverages.
  • V Georgio Vodka has produced three vodka varieties: a core traditional premium vodka; a vodka infused with natural cranberry and guarana; and an Acai flavored vodka, all with natural flavors.
  • Charlestowne Premium Beverages Inc.'s portfolio includes spirit brands PAPA Vodka and Proprietors Reserve Whiskey.
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    About Charlestowne Premium Beverages Inc.
    Charlestowne Premium Beverages Inc. (FPWM) is a company that develops, produces, markets and distributes alcoholic beverages worldwide.

Black Button Distilling Four Grain Straight Bourbon, Bourbon Cream and Gin Now Available in Texas

Wednesday, April 7, 2021 - 4:00pm

Black Button Distilling's entrance into the Texas market makes it one of 14 states where the brand's spirits are currently available.

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  • Black Button Distilling's entrance into the Texas market makes it one of 14 states where the brand's spirits are currently available.
  • This fits really well with our mission," said Jason Barrett, Black Button Distilling president and master distiller.
  • Texans can now enjoy three of Black Button Distilling's innovative small-batch spirits: its Four Grain Straight Bourbon, Bespoke Bourbon Cream, and Citrus Forward Gin.
  • Black Button Distilling is distributed by Republic National Distributing Company in Texas.

Southern Glazer’s Wine & Spirits and Lobos 1707 Tequila & Mezcal Join Forces to Build a Bigger Table

Tuesday, April 6, 2021 - 3:00pm
Key Points: 
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210406005067/en/
    The Lobos 1707 and Southern Glazer's teams make a toast to the national distribution agreement and commitment to prioritizing diversity.
  • This strategic alignment will also help Lobos 1707 accelerate growth in the expanding tequila and mezcal category by leveraging Southern Glazers national scale, brand building expertise and industry-leading Proof e-commerce platform.
  • In addition to having a great liquid, the Lobos 1707 vision to build a bigger table aligns with our values around promoting and celebrating diversity, comments Jennifer Chaplin Tolkin, Vice President, Supplier Management, Southern Glazers Wine & Spirits.
  • The portfolio includes Lobos 1707 Tequila, Extra Aejo, Lobos 1707 Tequila, Reposado, Lobos 1707 Tequila, Joven and Lobos 1707 Mezcal Artesanal, all premium products infused with history, culture and family legacy.

Redwood Empire Whiskey Celebrates Earth Month

Monday, April 5, 2021 - 1:36pm

Today, Redwood Empire Whiskey is among the fastest growing craft spirits brands in the country.

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  • Today, Redwood Empire Whiskey is among the fastest growing craft spirits brands in the country.
  • To celebrate these achievements during Earth Month in April, Redwood Empire Whiskey will mark Earth Day, Arbor Day and the birthday of revered naturalist John Muir: This includes 30 days of social media posts featuring creative cocktail recipes and updates from our distillers.
  • The Earth Month campaign will be supported by festive in-store displays designed to spread the love of Redwood Empire Whiskey and the environment across the nation.
  • "More and more consumers are discovering our small-batch whiskeys, and we also want them to discover the beauty of the Redwood Empire," said Jeff Duckhorn, the master distiller of Redwood Empire Whiskey in Graton.

Mexigin Spices Up the World of Spirits with New World Latin Flavors

Friday, April 2, 2021 - 1:38pm

The impetus for the Mexigin team's product to transform the gin industry came from years of market research.

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  • The impetus for the Mexigin team's product to transform the gin industry came from years of market research.
  • While traditional gins are clear, Mexigin is a lush amber color reflecting the bold, spicy flavors the liquor embodies.
  • The taste also departs from conventional gin brands, which opt for floral or pine flavors, while Mexigin offers deep, spicy notes that pay homage to New World Latin flavors.
  • Inspired by New World Latin flavors, Mexigin pushes the boundaries of what is possible in a gin product, adding new versatility and flavor depth to a time-tested favorite.

Stellum Spirits Toasts the Modern Whiskey Drinker With New Line of Cask-Strength Bourbon & Rye Whiskey

Monday, March 29, 2021 - 3:48pm

The launch of Stellum Spirits is the result of BCS years of industry-leading innovation in American whiskey.

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  • The launch of Stellum Spirits is the result of BCS years of industry-leading innovation in American whiskey.
  • Stellum Bourbon is bottled at 114.98 proof (57.49% ABV) while Stellum Rye is bottled at 116.24 proof (58.12% ABV).
  • Stellum Spirits is devoted to bringing American whiskey into the modern age with simple, elegant blends and single barrels selected with care and intention.
  • Stellum Spirits is produced by Barrell Craft Spirits , the award-winning independent blender and bottler of unique aged, cask-strength sourced whiskey and rum.

Arctic Blue Beverages: The World's First Gin-based Oat Liqueur Comes From Finland

Monday, March 29, 2021 - 9:41am

Arctic Blue Beverages Oy, the manufacturer of the international award-winning Arctic Blue Gin, is launching the world's first gin-based oat liqueur.

Key Points: 
  • Arctic Blue Beverages Oy, the manufacturer of the international award-winning Arctic Blue Gin, is launching the world's first gin-based oat liqueur.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210329005264/en/
    Arctic Blue Beverages Oy, the manufacturer of Arctic Blue Gin is launching the world's first gin-based oat liqueur.
  • Mr. Tuomas Kukkonen, a board member of Arctic Blue Beverages, has had a significant role in the product development of the new Arctic Blue Oat.
  • Unlike conventional oat drinks, found in daily retail stores, Arctic Blue Oat contains only water and oats, without additives.

Woodford Reserve to Expand Versailles Distillery

Monday, March 22, 2021 - 2:00pm

Brown-Forman Corporation announces the planned expansion of the Woodford Reserve Distillery to meet the growing demand for Woodford Reserve, the worlds top-selling super-premium American whiskey.

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  • Brown-Forman Corporation announces the planned expansion of the Woodford Reserve Distillery to meet the growing demand for Woodford Reserve, the worlds top-selling super-premium American whiskey.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210322005503/en/
    Woodford Reserve to expand Versailles Distillery (Photo: Business Wire)
    Woodford Reserve is celebrating its 25th anniversary throughout 2021, and the expansion of the distillery allows us to look to the next 25 years, Master Distiller Chris Morris said.
  • Woodford Reserve Distillery uses copper pot stills in a triple distillation process to handcraft bourbon, and todays announcement builds on that legacy.
  • Brown-Forman opened the Woodford Reserve Distillery and introduced Woodford Reserve Kentucky Bourbon in 1996.

Lexie Phillips Makes History as Jack Daniel's First Female Assistant Distiller

Tuesday, March 16, 2021 - 3:00pm

The Jack Daniel Distillery announced today that Lexie Phillips has been named Assistant Distiller, making her the first woman to serve in that official capacity for the iconic Tennessee Whiskey brand.

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  • The Jack Daniel Distillery announced today that Lexie Phillips has been named Assistant Distiller, making her the first woman to serve in that official capacity for the iconic Tennessee Whiskey brand.
  • Phillips will serve as a collaborator with Jack Daniels Master Distiller Chris Fletcher.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210316005675/en/
    Lexie Phillips Makes History as Jack Daniels First Female Assistant Distiller (Photo: Business Wire)
    Phillips, who has worked in Lynchburg for more than seven years, previously was instrumental in Jack Daniels quality control and distillery operations, most recently serving as distillery lead operator.
  • 7 Tennessee Whiskey, Gentleman Jack Double Mellowed Tennessee Whiskey, Jack Daniels Single Barrel Tennessee Whiskey, Jack Daniels Tennessee Honey, Jack Daniels Tennessee Fire, Jack Daniels Tennessee Apple, Jack Daniels Tennessee Rye, Jack Daniels Sinatra Select and Jack Daniels Country Cocktails.

Master distiller renews bourbon pact with fans by creating Blood Oath Pact 7 Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey

Tuesday, March 16, 2021 - 1:00pm

ST. LOUIS, March 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Lux Row Distillers is launching Blood Oath Pact 7 Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey.

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  • ST. LOUIS, March 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Lux Row Distillers is launching Blood Oath Pact 7 Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey.
  • Finished in Sauternes casks, Pact 7 is the latest in a series of Kentucky straight bourbon whiskey blends created by Lux Row Master Distiller John Rempe.
  • In a blend only known to Rempe, Blood Oath Pact 7 features a combination of three Kentucky straight bourbon whiskeys: a 14-year ryed bourbon, an 8-year ryed bourbon and an 8-year ryed bourbon finished in Sauternes casks.
  • "Creating an extraordinary and unique blend of Kentucky straight bourbon whiskeys is at the heart of the Blood Oath series," said Rempe.