Spirits & Mixers

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

Bully Boy Releases Cane-Based Gin

Bully Boy Distillers today announces the launch of the Bully Boy Distillers Gin, a bright and exotic spirit carefully crafted to capture the essence of today’s adventurous and innovative craft gins.

Crafted Brand Company Unveils 2 New Cocktail Mixers

Crafted Brand Company, the nationwide cocktail mixer brand that brings the science and sophistication of elite mixologists into the home, introduces two new cocktail mixes, Mai Tai and Strawberry Daiquiri.

One Eight Distilling to Renovate and Expand Production

One Eight Distilling, a craft distillery in Washington, D.C. will be undergoing renovations at their production facility and tasting room, which will allow them to significantly increase their production capacity. This development comes on the heels of a busy year for the distillery, which recently won best in category and a double gold medal at the prestigious 2018San Francisco World Spirits Competition for their Untitled Whiskey No. 10, and debuted their new brand, “District Made” in partnership with their creative agency, Thoroughbred Spirits Consultants.

LIQS Launches Wine-Based Cocktail Shots

LIQS, the creators of the popular ready-to-drink, premium cocktail shots, are launching an innovative new line of lower proof wine-based shots this month.

Corazón Tequila Announces Exclusive Single Barrel Program

Corazón Tequila is combining the time honored traditions of Kentucky bourbon and single estate tequila to offer retailers and consumers the unique opportunity to select customized barrels of tequila, bottled just for them.

First Beverage Ventures Invests in Laws Whiskey House

First Beverage Ventures, the private equity arm of beverage advisory and investment firm First Beverage Group, today announced its investment in Colorado-based distiller Laws Whiskey House, making it the second spirits brand to join the FBG portfolio.

Eddie Russell Releases Russell’s Reserve 2002

As Bourbon collectors continue their quest for those hard-to-find whiskey “unicorns,” Russell’s Reserve unveils a real Kentucky gem with the release of Russell’s Reserve 2002 – a beautiful vintage hand-selected by Master Distiller Eddie Russell.