Spirits & Mixers

News from the spirits, craft spirits, cocktail mixers and other beverage alcohol categories.

Rebecca Creek Distillery Expands to Florida

Texas-based Rebecca Creek Distillery, one of the largest craft distilleries in North America, has expanded to the Sunshine State, and its award-winning spirits can now be found on shelves and in bars and restaurants throughout the state of Florida.

Pernod Ricard Acquires Remaining Stake in Avión Tequila

Pernod Ricard USA is pleased to announce that it has completed the acquisition of the remaining stake in Avión Spirits LLC, owner of the ultra-premium tequila brand Avión, from its joint-venture partner Tequila Avión.

Drake’s Virginia Black Whiskey Intends to Launch IPO

Grammy-award winning and certified platinum-selling recording artist, Drake, in collaboration with acclaimed spirits producer and entrepreneur Brent Hocking, today announced the intention to file an initial public offering that will allow any investor the opportunity to invest in the Company’s vision to redefine whiskey.

Bols Liqueurs Unveils New Packaging

Lucas Bols, the legendary Dutch spirits distiller, today announces that its extensive line of quality Bols liqueurs will be wrapped in new, premium labels beginning in 2018.

Johnnie Walker Releases Blenders’ Batch Sherry Cask Finish

This New Year, the team behind the world's number one Scotch Whisky brand, has released a special edition whisky exclusive to travelers: Johnnie Walker Blenders' Batch Sherry Cask Finish - available now in duty free stores worldwide.

Spirit Works Distillery Taps Henry Wine Group as California Distribution Partner

California grain-to-glass craft spirits pioneer Spirit Works Distillery announced today that it has tapped fine wine and spirits distributor, The Henry Wine Group (part of the national distribution group, The Winebow Group) as its distribution partner in California, effective this month, January 2018. 

Pomp & Whimsy Gin Liqueur Targets Female Consumers

This organic spirit is made from scratch from a select blend of 16 whole ingredients, including juniper, coriander, angelica, grapefruit, bitter orange, lychee, cucumber, raspberry, lavender and jasmine tea pearls.

Purity Vodka Launches in U.S. Market

Created by world renowned Master Blender, Thomas Kuuttanen, Purity Vodka has redefined the elevated spirits category with its unprecedented thirty-four times distillation process and utilization of the finest organic ingredients for an exceptionally smooth, non-burning yet complex tasting vodka.