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Wigle Whiskey Most Awarded Craft Distillery in US for 5th Year at Annual Competition
March 31, 2020

Wigle Whiskey took home 20 awards, more than any other distillery in the US, at Monday evening’s virtual American Craft Spirits Association Awards Ceremony.

Breaking Bourbon’s "Hudson Confidential" Hillrock Estate Distillery Single Barrel Pick Takes Home Gold at the 2020 San Francisco World Spirits Competition
March 30, 2020

Breaking Bourbon’s Single Barrel Club took home a gold medal at the 2020 San Francisco World Spirits Competition for their single barrel pick Hillrock Estate Distillery’s “Hudson Confidential.”

Barrell Craft Spirits Batch 021 Named “Best Bourbon” at the 2020 San Francisco World Spirits Competition
March 27, 2020

Barrell Craft Spirits Batch 021 Named “Best Bourbon” at the 2020 San Francisco World Spirits Competition. Independent Bottler and Blender Also Earns Double Gold and Gold Medals for New Bourbon & Rye Batches Within its Award-Winning Portfolio.

Blood Oath Pact No. 6 Launches This Spring Finished in Cognac Barrels
March 24, 2020

In its sixth year, the Blood Oath ultra-premium bourbon series continues to see unique expressions – Blood Oath Pact No. 6 launches this spring. The series – a creation of Lux Row Distillers’ Head Distiller and Master Blender John Rempe – combines three selected bourbons, expertly blended for a distinctive whiskey.

Wigle Whiskey Doubles its Distillery Footprint; Opens New Restaurant, Bar, Tasting Room, & Retail Space in the Strip District
March 10, 2020

A decade after the Meyer Grelli family founded the City’s first Distillery since Prohibition, they are unveiling a major expansion that will more then double the size of their Distillery in Pittsburgh’s Strip District. The expanded site features a new restaurant, bar, retail bottle shop, dedicated tour and event spaces and interactive historical vignettes through out the space.

Four Roses’ acclaimed addition to its Bourbon lineup expanding to more states
February 27, 2020

Non-chill filtered and 104 proof, Four Roses Small Batch Select to appear on more shelves this spring.

Buffalo Trace Distillery Announces Blanton’s Gold will be Available in the U.S.
February 27, 2020

Fans of Blanton’s Single Barrel Bourbon have long asked for the Gold Edition to be available in the United States. Available as a limited release in 2020, Blanton’s Gold will be released once every year in the U.S.

Old Forester Unveils One-of-a-Kind Immersive Bourbon Experience on Whiskey Row
February 26, 2020

Bourbon lovers can enter for a chance to win an exclusive stay at Whiskey Row Retreat during National Bourbon Day.

Lux Row Distillers Re-Launches Daviess County Kentucky Straight Bourbon
February 19, 2020

To pay homage to the rich distilling tradition of Daviess County, Kentucky, Lux Row Distillers is re-launching Daviess County Kentucky Straight Bourbon – an ultra-premium family of bourbons, with three variants. The three variants in this line are Daviess County Kentucky Straight Bourbon, Daviess County Kentucky Straight Bourbon – Cabernet Sauvignon Finish and Daviess County Kentucky Straight Bourbon – French Oak Finish.

Evan Williams Bourbon Experience Releases Annual Limited Edition Kentucky Derby Festival Bourbon Bottle
February 20, 2020

As an official sponsor of the Kentucky Derby Festival for the fourth consecutive year, the Evan Williams Bourbon Experience today released a special edition bottle of Evan Williams Single Barrel Bourbon with a commemorative 2020 Gold Pegasus Pin sealed in wax on the neck. The 2012 Vintage, 113 proof Bourbon is dipped in emerald green wax and features the 2020 Gold Pegasus Pin on the bottle neck.

Four Gate Whiskey Company Announces Fifth Release, Unfinished Kentucky Straight Bourbon
February 12, 2020

Four Gate Whiskey Company is proud to release batch 5, our second release of FOUNDATION. This is the last of this whiskey the company will release, and only 590 total bottles were produced.

Woodford Reserve Bourbon Releases Limited-Edition Batch Proof Series
February 10, 2020

Woodford Reserve is proud to release its annual limited-edition, high-proof expression — Woodford Reserve Batch Proof bottled at 123.6 proof.

Wilderness Trail Distillery Barrels Up to the Kentucky Bourbon Trail® Tour

Wilderness Trail, one of the founding distillery destinations on the Kentucky Bourbon Trail Craft Tour®, has advanced to join the Kentucky Bourbon Trail® adventure, becoming the 18th stop on the world-famous journey that showcases America’s only native spirit. 

TINCUP® Mountain Whiskey Announces the Release of New TINCUP® Rye
January 23, 2020

TINCUP®, the Mountain Whiskey, is proud to introduce TINCUP® Rye, a bold and smooth straight rye whiskey inspired by the daring settlers of the American west and the partners with whom they clinked their cups.

Buffalo Trace Distillery Releases Latest Edition of Stagg Jr.
January 16, 2020

Buffalo Trace Distillery Releases Latest Edition of Stagg Jr. 128.4 Proof - Release is 13th Since Series Started in 2013.

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