LifeAID co-founders Aaron Hinde and Orion Melehan discussed the investment in a call with BevNET on Tuesday, indicating the amount of the raise was in the “high seven figures.”
Tom's Town Distilling Co., downtown Kansas City's first legal distillery since Prohibition, announced today it signed agreements for distribution in Kansas with Handcrafted Wine and Spirits, and in Missouri with Major Brands, Missouri's leading beverage distributor. These agreements will bring Tom's Town's awards-winning spirits to customers across the states of Missouri and Kansas for the first time.
1 Hotels, FOUND:RE, HGU New York and Shore Hotel have all chosen to carry JUST water in their relentless efforts to further reduce their carbon footprints.
Riannon Walsh, noted whisky expert and longtime consultant to the spirits industry, debuts The Revivalist Gins™, a grain to bottle collection of four innovative and handcrafted expressions: Equinox, Summertide, Harvest, and Solstice. These exceptional gins make up the inaugural portfolio of small batch spirits from new micro distillery enterprise, Brandywine Branch Distillers, located in Pennsylvania’s bucolic Chester County.
Jos. A. Magnus & Co. announces the relaunch of Murray Hill Club Whiskey – a blended bourbon made from whiskeys ranging in age from 9-18 years. Joseph Magnus' Murray Hill Club Whiskey, first introduced in 1892, was reportedly one of the finest whiskeys on the market prior to Prohibition. The relaunched product was created using blending techniques that were regularly employed in Magnus' era but were largely lost with Prohibition.
The cold brew is available in 12-oz jars with MSRP $5.00.
The ginger-based drink was invented by musician Les Claypool to be a great tasting beverage while helping calm his motion sickness.
Maison Ferrand, the house that produces Plantation Rum, is the only company to receive this prestigious honor two times at Tales of the Cocktail. In 2012, Maison Ferrand won Best New Product for Pierre Ferrand 1840 Original Formula Cognac and in 2013, Pierre Ferrand Dry Curacao was a finalist for the same award.
Wickersham is a private investor, member of the California State Bar, and a portfolio advisor to Glenbrook Capital, a fund that invests primarily in emerging growth companies. A resident of London, England, and Portland, Oregon, he serves as the Vice Chairman of S&W Seed Company ("SANW") and was Chairman from October 2009, leading its IPO in May 2010.
Smith’s selection of “Little Red Corvette” by beloved Minnesota musician Prince won over the judging panel and earned him a trip to Louisville, Ky. to visit the Copper & Kings American brandy distillery and attend the Forecastle Music Festival last weekend. Smith was one of 11 finalists from around the U.S. including bartenders from Illinois, Kentucky, Louisiana, Massachusetts, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Texas, Wisconsin and Washington D.C.
Nelson’s Green Brier Distillery in Nashville, Tennessee takes the "Reduce, Re-use, Recycle" environmentalist mantra to a whole new level. By resting a proprietary bourbon blend in casks that had previously been used to age fine Cognac, they have extended the Belle Meade Bourbon brand, debuting a new product of unmistakable quality and character, to begin release through the month of July 2016.
All three flavors, Original, French Vanilla, and Hazelnut are available to UK consumers.
Patel recently served as the Vice President of Global Development for Pinkberry, one of the fastest growing retail brands globally.
Amy & Brian Coconut Water can be found with or without pulp in mainstream and natural specialty supermarkets throughout North America.