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Buffalo Trace Gives Ancient Timber A Try

As part of its latest endeavor in experimentation, Buffalo Trace Distillery is experimenting with barrels made of 300 year old wood. This venture is one of many wood-specific experiments that the Distillery has led. Previous wood experiments have utilized wood harvested from around the world, analyzed the differences between barrels created from different parts of the tree and many more. ...

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Glenmorangie Releases Their Oldest Single Malt Ever, Pairs It With Music

Glenmorangie has announced a new limited edition release, Glenmorangie Pride 1974, the third and most prestigious expression in the distillery’s Pride series, which celebrates rare and treasured creations. Designed for connoisseurs, only 503 crystal decanters of the $9,050, 41 year old single malt were made, some of them arriving in the U.S. in April 2017. This exquisite single malt whisky ...

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Michter’s To Release This Year’s 10 Year Old Bourbon

Shortly after the induction of Michter’s Master Distiller Emeritus Willie Pratt into Whisky Magazine’s Hall of Fame, Michter’s Master Distiller Pamela Heilmann is celebrating with the release of Michter’s 10 Year Single Barrel Kentucky Straight Bourbon. In a ceremony held in New York on February 28th, Whisky Magazine inducted Willie Pratt as the 40th member of its Hall of Fame. The one ...

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Hochstadter’s Rye Coming Out With A 16 Year Old

The Cooper Spirits Co., an independent producer of innovative, quality- focused spirits, announces the first ultra-premium Hochstadter’s offering: Hochstadter’s Family Reserve Straight Rye Whiskey. Aged 16 years, the 7,500 bottle limited release is a 123.8 proof, cask strength straight rye whiskey created for the most discerning connoisseurs and collectors. Hochstadter’s Family Reserve is made from 100 percent farm-grown rye grain ...

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James E. Pepper Distillery Project Picks Up Master Distiller

The James Pepper Distilling Co., producer of the (currently sourced) James E. Pepper ‘1776’ whiskey brand, is pleased to announce that Aaron Schorsch has joined the team in the role of Master Distiller at the historic James E. Pepper Distillery in Lexington, KY.  Prior to joining the Pepper distillery, Schorsch spent 10 years as a Distillery Production Operator at the ...

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