Industry News

Woodford Reserve Announces Six Finalists Who Will Advance to the National Manhattan Experience Finale Event

The country’s best mixologists gathered at the Woodford Reserve Distillery where finalists were announced.

VEEV® Spirits Partners With Cuipo To Save The Rainforest One Cocktail At A Time

VEEV Spirits will be donating $1 for every drink sold through participating on-premise accounts to Cuipo's non-profit foundation "One Meter at a Time."

Brockmans Takes Gold at Artisan Awards

Most recent victory came at the 2014 Artisan Awards, a competition focused on honoring the skill, ingredients and traditional methods that go into production of craft spirits.

Airport Bars and Restaurants Serve Up Special Drinks in Support of Movember

The only thing travelers need to consider during their Movember travels – Team Jack or Team Adolphus!

American Craft Spirits Association and New York Distilling Guild Salute Governor Cuomo for Launching Craft Initiative

The goal of the new law is "to further develop the industry and raise the profile of New York's beverage producers."

Tanduay Asian Rum Launches Mixology Program

Award-Winning Spirit Teams Up With Bartenders Nationwide.

Chivas 18 Celebrates Trophy Success at International Wine and Spirits Competition

Chivas Regal 18 has celebrated its latest success at the prestigious International Wine and Spirits Competition awards ceremony in London, where it has been awarded the Blended Scotch Whisky Trophy.

Rick Edwards, Master of Scotch for Pernod Ricard USA, Named 2015 Scotch Ambassador of the Year

Named Scotch Ambassador of the Year for 2015 by the prestigious Icons of Whisky America.

Final Ten Bartenders Named in the East Coast Legacy Cocktail Competition

Congratulations! See the winners here.

SOBIESKI Vodka Launches New Promotion to Raise Funds for the Fisher House Foundation

A partnership that supports active and veteran members of the U.S. military by providing housing for their families while military members are being treated at VA hospitals.

Bärenjäger Honey Liqueur sponsors 2014 Just for Men World Beard and Moustache Championships® held in Portland, Oregon

Hundreds of the world’s best beardsmen competed in front of a panel of distinguished judges in the most entertaining and creative competition to hit the Northwest.

Kahlua® Teams Up with the Folks Behind “A Beautiful Mess” to Share the Spirit of the Holidays

Elsie Larson and Emma Chapman of A Beautiful Mess Help Consumers Entertain Like a Star this Holiday Season.

National Geographic Launches TV’s First Kickstarter Funded Series: CHUG, with Zane Lamprey

Creator and Host Zane Lamprey Uncovers Drinking Traditions and Cultures around the Globe in a New Fan-Funded Series Premiering on Monday, Nov. 24, at 10:30 PM ET/PT.

Tuition Reimbursement Program Launched by the New Orleans Culinary and Cultural Preservation Society

The New Orleans Culinary and Cultural Preservation Society (NOCCPS) Tuition Reimbursement Program encourages and supports Cocktail Apprentice alumni who enroll in college, university, technical school courses, or hospitality co...

Martini Vermouth Infused with Sustainably Sourced Botanicals

Goal is net-zero environmental impact.

The Real McCoy Rum Meets Manhattan

The Real McCoy Rum reaches a significant milestone this month with its introduction into the major spirits market of metro New York.

‘Los Alamos’, NM’s First Co-Op Brewery Seeks 300 Member-Owners in Order to Open

New Mexico will soon be among only a handful of cities in the country to open the first cooperative craft brewery.

Sweet Revenge Night Out in Southside

Drink Pink to Benefit Living Beyond Breast Cancer - October 11th, 2014.

Pernod Ricard USA Offering an Impressive 2014 Holiday Gift Pack

This year, Pernod Ricard USA is providing retailers with a range of premium, festive and convenient holiday gift options

The Copper & Kings Distillery Officially Opens in Louisville

Craft spirits makers to offer tours, host community events and produce untraditional brandy for the modern palate.

Roberto Rosa Wins NYC qualifying Round for the “Diplomatico World Tournament”

Rosa will move on to compete at the final competition against the winners from the Boston, Chicago, Miami and Los Angeles qualifying rounds.

Legendary Provocateur Harvey Wallbanger Kicks Off Five-City U.S. Tour

Galliano L’Autentico announced today that the world famous party animal will continue to spread the cocktail legacy on a five-city U.S. tour.

Beer vs. Wine: Surprising Facts, Popular Brands, Market Trends and More

Do you know which country drinks the most wine in the world? You’ll be surprised.

Hudson Valley Distillers: The Newest Addition to the Region’s Craft Spirits Boom

A distillery opened in the pursuit of passion for craft spirits and commitment to family farms.