Spirits & Mixers

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

KO Distilling Completes Distillery Expansion

In a time-honored maritime tradition, the proud Co-Founders of KO Distilling in Manassas, VA today rang a merchant ship’s bell celebrating the completion of a $900,000 expansion which has more than tripled their production capacity and will create more jobs.

American Craft Spirits Applauds Senate Finance on Tax Reform

Senate Finance Committee Chairman Orrin Hatch (R-UT) released his Chairman’s markup of the long-awaited major tax reform proposal, which included a landmark provision to create tax fairness for the country’s 1,589 small, independent craft distillers.

Milestone Brands Acquires Brand Rights of Naranja

Milestone Brands LLC, premium spirits company formed in early 2016, continues to achieve portfolio growth with the acquisition of Naranja, re-launching in January 2018.