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MGP Acquires George Remus Brand

By Richard Thomas For years, the Indiana distillery known as MGP Ingredients has sat quietly in the background. While it was one of the largest whiskey producers in America, it’s function was to make stock either for brands owned by whatever parent company owned it at the time (Seagram, Pernod Ricard) or for sale to other whiskey producers and bottlers. ...

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Beam Opens Kentucky’s Biggest Rickhouse

By Richard Thomas In the wake of the Beam Distillery workers strike, Jim Beam has announced the opening of a new rickhouse on Friday, November 4. Underscoring the bourbon boom and the substantial increase in production that has come along with it, the new rickhouse is described as the largest in Kentucky. The new facility is located on Georgetown Road ...

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Three More West Cork Whiskeys Coming To America

In partnership with its U.S. importer, M.S. Walker, West Cork Distillers has announced the launch of three new limited release products to its line of Irish Whiskeys. Building upon their success with the West Cork Bourbon Cask and 10-Year Old Single Malt, and the recent limited release of Barrel Proof and Black Reserve, West Cork will be releasing three different ...

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Sam Adams And Berkshire Mountain Collaboration Whiskey Out

Today, Berkshire Mountain Distillers (BMD) announces the release of Two Lanterns American Whiskey, the highly anticipated whiskey that is the result of a groundbreaking four-year collaboration with Samuel Adams. BMD crafted this one-of-a-kind whiskey by triple distilling Samuel Adams flagship Boston Lager at BMD’s distillery in Great Barrington, MA, followed by years of barrel aging in vintage bourbon barrels. While ...

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Dad’s Hat Releasing Bottled In Bond Rye Tomorrow

By Richard Thomas Dad’s Hat Rye, the standard bearer for the revival of Pennsylvania, no-corn style rye whiskey, will release a very limited batch of 200 bottles of four year old, bottled in bond rye whiskey at their distillery on Saturday, November 5th. Under the 1897 Bottled in Bond Act, whiskey bearing that label must be drawn from stock distilled ...

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