Spirits & Mixers

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

Frisco Offers American-Made Twist on Pisco

San Francisco-based North Channel Distillery announces the debut of Frísco, the company’s inaugural craft spirit distilled from wine made from California grapes. Inspired by Pisco, the grape-based spirit native to Chile and Peru, Frísco introduces a modern, locally-produced taste for a globally-minded audience.

COCO Cocktail Promotes Nutrition in Alcohol

All vitamins and minerals found in COCO Cocktail are from all-natural, non-GMO food sources without any fortified, artificial or synthetic ingredients.

Venus Spirits Releases Vodka

Venus Spirits has distilled a special release vodka available exclusively at the distillery. Made with organic winter wheat and distilled twenty times, Venus Spirits Vodka is rich in mouth feel with delicate sweet notes.

Pina Colada Moonshine from Sugarlands Distilling Company

Sugarlands Distilling Company will release its newest spirit, Pina Colada moonshine, on May 12, 2017, just in time for summer parties and picnics! The latest offering from the award-winning East Tennessee distillery is the perfect flavor to accompany any sunny gathering of friends and family.

Devotion Vodka Unveils Nutritional Labeling Program Across Full Line

Devotion Vodka, the world’s only gluten-free & sugar-free flavored vodka family, today introduced an unprecedented nutritional labeling program across its entire line of products, including all bottle sizes, marketing materials and in-store point-of-sale displays.

Atlantico Rum Introduces New Look

Atlantico Rum, the award winning rum brand from the Dominican Republic, is introducing a bold new look. Inspired by classic ceramic tiles found throughout the Caribbean, the company has created a fresh, distinct design that clearly stands out from other rums.

Craft Beer Veteran Launches Ready-to-Drink Line of Mixers

Mary Pellettieri, a craft beer veteran whose career includes eight years at Goose Island managing the brewery’s quality program, has created a line of three, non-alcoholic sparkling mixers that go well with a range of beers. The Top Note Tonic ready-to-drink flavors include Indian Tonic Water, Bitter Lemon and Ginger Beer.

Justin King Joins MGP’s Alcohol Sales Team

MGP, a leading U.S. supplier of premium distilled spirits and specialty wheat proteins and starches, has announced the appointment of Justin King to the position of craft alcohol sales manager.

Rabbit Hole Distilling and Proprietors LLC Partnership

Rabbit Hole Distilling – a new bourbon and whiskey distillery bringing modernity to Louisville, KY – and Proprietors LLC – the company behind many of the country’s top bars including Death & Co in NYC and The Walker Inn in LA – have announced a partnership.

Black Button Distilling to Release Lilac Gin

Black Button Distilling will launch their hand crafted, limited edition Lilac Gin on May 12, 2017, to commemorate the first day of Rochester’s annual Lilac Festival and mark the start of the spring season.