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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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Buffalo Trace Releases 11th Round of Single Oak Bourbon Project

Buffalo Trace Distillery releases the eleventh round of the Single Oak Project Bourbon which focuses on recipe differences, with variances between wheat and rye recipes, and also warehouse type – concrete floor warehouse or wooden floor warehouse. The wood grain size also varies in this release between coarse, average, or tight, leaving other variables in this experiment constant – char ...

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