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Macallan To Invest £100m In New Distillery

By Richard Thomas In another vote of confidence as to the future of the world whiskey boom, the makers of The Macallan are set to invest in a major expansion for the esteemed single malt brand. Edrington, who also own The Famous Grouse and Cutty Sark, have announced their intention to build a new £100 million distilling facility for The ...

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New Distillery Opens in Vancouver

The Liberty Distillery, Vancouver’s first craft distillery to create spirits from organic wheat, will opened the doors to its Granville Island location today, an event four years in the making. “It has been a long road to opening, with construction setbacks and financial challenges,” says Lisa Simpson, co-founder with her husband Robert. “Life is about challenges, and if it were ...

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Buffalo Trace Opens Laboratory Warehouse X

On Friday, November 22 Buffalo Trace Distillery held the grand opening of its experimental barrel warehouse, Warehouse X, that will allow the Distillery to take its quest for the “perfect bourbon” even further. Comprised of brick, concrete block, and skylights, Warehouse X is the first new building Buffalo Trace has added to its 130 acre complex in more than 60 ...

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Mitcher’s Appoints New Distiller

Michter’s Distillery, LLC is pleased to announce the appointment of Pamela Heilmann as Distiller and Vice President Production. Ms. Heilmann joins Michter’s with nearly fifteen years of experience garnered at Beam Global, Inc., maker of fine whiskeys like Baker’s, Basil Hayden’s, Booker’s and Knob Creek.  Most recently she was Distillery Manager at the Booker Noe Distillery in Boston, Kentucky.  During ...

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