Milestone Brands LLC was formed in February 2016 by Eric Dopkins, former CEO of Deep Eddy Vodka. Dopkins will lead the organization as CEO and chairman, and Chad Auler, co-founder of Deep Eddy Vodka, will be president and co-founder of Milestone Brands LLC.
The American Hero Edition bottle features custom labels showcasing the individual stories of the ten Evan Williams American-Made Heroes on one side. Adorned with stars and stripes, the red, white and blue bottle pays homage to the ultimate symbol of American independence. Evan Williams is the world’s second largest selling Bourbon in the world, and remains family-owned and operated to this day.
A stout 125 full proof bourbon is the latest limited edition release in the 1792 Bourbon line up. Bottled at the same proof it was originally entered into the barrel, the bourbon was distilled, aged, and bottled at the historic Barton 1792 Distillery.
Making stops in more than 70 cities throughout the three continents, LEBLON’s mission is to raise $50,000 on behalf of the Developing Minds Foundation, which supports education in two of Rio's largest favelas, Rocinha and City of God.
Qui Tequila has announced that John Potts, the former VP of Sales and first employee at Deep Eddy Vodka will be joining the Qui Tequila team as an advisor and investor.
Global Spirits USA, a privately-held, international manufacturer and marketer of wines and spirits, is expanding its U.S. distribution footprint with General Beverage Sales Company, Wisconsin’s premiere statewide beverage alcohol distributor, which will introduce Khortytsa and PervakVodkas to the local market.
Co-founded by Lelaneia and Tom Dubay, Wild Moon Liqueurs is a line of all-natural, botanically flavored liqueurs and launched in 2015 in CT, where it is found in hundreds of finer establishments in its home state.
Northern California’s Timberlane LLC, producer of Arkansas Black Straight Applejack, and the very limited Twenty-One Year Straight Applejack have expanded distribution beyond California to both Texas and Massachusetts, with eyes on additional markets in 2016.
Zucca Rabarbaro is known for its exceptional aroma and taste, created by the combination of rare Chinese rhubarb and natural herbs. The flavor is a unique bittersweet taste, adding balance and sophistication.
Buffalo Trace Distillery has engaged in an unconventional way to use infrared light waves for its latest bourbon experiment, applying the light waves to barrels before charring, with the goal of learning how new and different flavors can be drawn from the oak.
While most gins utilize a neutral grain base, Estate Gin starts with a unique blend of neutral apple and grain, which is made in-house by distilling Stormalong cider, a local Massachusetts hard cider.
Two family-owned Pacific Northwest distilleries are joining forces to form a mutually agreeable partnership that supports the growth of Captive Spirits' signature Big Gin brands and creates more opportunities for the Seattle-based distillery.
Distilled in Kentucky from the highest quality ingredients, this new variant is a barrel strength version of Bulleit Bourbon with the same high-rye mash bill – roughly 2/3 corn and 1/3 rye.
The distillery was founded in 1879, when the legendary Colonel James E. Pepper—in whose honor the Old Fashioned cocktail was created—built his distillery on the site, which he then operated until his death in 1906. The distillery continued operations until 1958, when it was shuttered, and then abandoned for over 50 years, eventually falling into disrepair.