Spirits & Mixers

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

Casa Dragones Forms Partnership with BDT Capital Partners

Casa Dragones, a leading ultra-premium and luxury tequila company, announced today that it has partnered with BDT Capital Partners which will be making an equity investment in the company to fund its next stage of growth.

Saucey Partners with D’USSÉ and Boost on Social Media Campaign

D’USSÉ partnership with Saucey demonstrates how the brand is becoming increasingly more innovative when reaching consumers. As one of the most prestigious handcrafted brands in the category, D’USSÉ appeals to both an older generation of cognac enthusiasts, along with a younger group of inquisitive drinkers who appreciate the complexity and approachability of the spirit.

Durham Distillery Doubles Production Space

Durham Distillery, voted a Top 3 Craft Gin Distillery in the U.S. by USA TODAY and Best Distillery in the Triangle, announced today that it will double the size of its distillery operations.

Fords Gin and Del Maguey Single Village Mezcal Present Bar Fight Club

Fords Gin and Del Maguey Single Village Mezcal are pleased to announce the return of Bar Fight Club, a competitive evening that celebrates the best of the bar industry highlighting creative cocktails, superb hospitality, a sense of community and the drive for a more inclusive industry.

KINKY Launches X Malt Beverage Line

With unique flavors like Bangin' Black Raspberry, Slammin' Sour Apple, and Juiced Up Salted Watermelon and an ABV of 10%, X is ready to amp up your party.

Eastside Distilling Starts Up Wine-Canning Operation

Eastside Distillery announced it has added a full-scale ready-to-drink wine and cocktails canning operation at its Portland distillery, according to Eastside vice president of production Tom Wood.

Messina Hof Launches Canned Wine

Messina Hof Winery, the most award-winning winery in Texas recently announced the launch of its first line of canned wines featuring 100% Texas grapes.

Ennoble Beverages Launches Malt-Based Bloody Mary Line

Ennoble Beverages announced today that it is reshaping the flavored malt beverage category with the launch of the first-ever, all-natural flavored malt-based ready-to-drink (RTD) Bloody Mary cocktail: Tipsy Tomato and Frank’s Red Hot Bloody Mary.