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Tamworth Distilling Announces Holiday Release

Tamworth, N.H. – On November 26, 2018, Steven Grasse (creator of the Hendrick’s Gin brand and Sailor Jerry Rum) and Tamworth Distilling & Mercantile will release an improved recipe for…

Gallery: New Spirits Launching This Winter

As the winter holiday season gets in full swing, we take a look at some of the new spirit products you may be finding behind the bar (or under the tree) this month.

Riverbend Malt House Announces Malted Oats

ASHEVILLE, N.C. – Riverbend Malt House today announced the immediate availability of its new malted oats product. Sourced from North Carolina family-owned farms, these oats add a new grain category…

Manatawny Still Works to Launch Maple Whiskey

Manatawny Still Works will release its Maple Whiskey on Wednesday, November 21. The spirit is a blend of multiple vintages of Manatawny's four-grain whiskey and Pennsylvania made Whiskey Hollow Maple Syrup, combined to produce a handcrafted and luscious spirit.

Cocktail Squad Debuts Canned Classic Cocktails

Boulder-based Cocktail Squad launches a new line of ready-to-drink canned cocktails fresh from the Rocky Mountains in time for holiday gatherings. Crisp, clean, and full of flavor, Cocktail Squad’s four…

Proper No. Twelve Irish Whiskey Out-of-Stock Situation to Be Remedied

Eire Born Spirits today announced that demand for Proper No. Twelve Irish Whiskey rapidly outpaced supply, resulting in an out-of-stock situation in its original release markets of Ireland and the United States. The situation is a testament to the quality of the brand's first expression, a fine blend of Irish grain and single malt whiskey. Proper No. Twelve is becoming known all over the world as a brand that pays homage to Crumlin, Dublin 12 the neighborhood where company Founder, Conor McGregor, was born and raised.

Suerte Tequila Releases Eight-Year Aged Extra Añejo “Lucky Lips”

Suerte, the small-batch, single-distillery tequila maker, announced today it will introduce an eight-year Extra Añejo named “Lucky Lips.” Each year, Suerte releases a limited edition Extra Añejo that is aged for an additional year and carries a symbol from the Suerte rabbit as its image and name.