News from the spirits, craft spirits, and beverage alcohol categories.

Boston Harbor Distillery Set to Open in Early 2015

Housed in a pre-Civil War era building overlooking Boston Harbor, the Distillery will serve as both a distilling facility and an event space, tasting room and mercantile with essential tools and accessories for at-home bartenders, cultivating a community through classes, literature and education.

Heaven Hill Unveils New Corporate Name, Logo Ahead of 80th Anniversary

“Although some people may still think of us primarily as a Bourbon distiller, in reality, we are tremendously diverse, with brands in virtually every distilled spirits category,” said Heaven Hill Brands President Max L. Shapira. “Our new name and logo illustrate that broader identity and will properly position us for the next 80 years.”

Sugarlands Distilling Company Launches Mark Rogers’ American Peach Moonshine

Sugarlands Distilling Company announces the newest addition to its authentic moonshine offerings with Mark Rogers’ American Peach moonshine. The launch of Sugarlands Shine American Peach, marks Sugarlands Distilling Company’s first 70 proof moonshine. Mark Rogers joins Jim Tom Hedrick as the second legend in Sugarlands Distilling Company’s popular Legends Series.

One Eight Distilling Announces Grand Opening

One Eight Distilling – only the second distillery to open in Washington, D.C. since prohibition – will officially open its doors on Saturday, January 10, 2015, offering public tours, sampling, and spirit sales from 1:00-4:00 p.m. at the distillery's northeast D.C. facilities.