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Redemption Releases Trio Of Cask Strength Ryes

Redemption Whiskey, best known as the bottlers behind the popular Redemption Rye, now have a trio of limited edition, cask strength rye whiskeys set to hit the market. Called The Aged Barrel Proof Collection, it consists of three rye whiskeys aged 7 Years, 8 Years, and 10 Years respectively. The Redemption Aged Barrel Proof straight rye whiskey selections are all ...

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Diageo Invests £10 m In Denmark’s Stauning

By Richard Thomas Diageo’s venture capital arm, Distill Ventures, is to put £10 m into Stauning, a distillery that is part of Denmark’s growing whisky-making sector. The capital injection is for an expansion that will allow Stauning to increase its current 15,000-liter production capacity by a factor of 50. Stauning was started a decade ago as a garage business and ...

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Good Whisky Passport Offers Value, Charity In NYC

By Richard Thomas The idea of pre-paid whiskey bar crawls has become popping up in different cities around the United States, but Good Passport, Booze Menus, In A Half Shell and Mouth.com have taken the idea a full step further with their Good Whiskey Passport. New Yorkers looking to become better acquainted with citywide, whiskey-friendly watering holes can make use ...

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DISCUS Observes Repeal Day With Blue Law Repeals

Eighty-two years after Prohibition Repeal, states across the country have greatly modernized their alcohol laws, but some remnants of Prohibition continue to linger, according to the Distilled Spirits Council (DISCUS). In 1920, the 18th Amendment to the Constitution, popularly known as ‘Prohibition,’ outlawed the sale and consumption of alcohol in the United States making America a “dry” country. Thirteen years ...

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MS River Distilling Releases Holiday Batch Of Whiskey

By Richard Thomas Coinciding with the holiday season, one of the “Four Kings” of American craft whiskey-making, Iowa’s Mississippi River Distilling, has released a trio of limited edition whiskeys. First is the 5th Anniversary Edition Cody Road Single Barrel Bourbon. As the name says, this is a single barrel, limited edition version of the Cody Road Bourbon, bottled at 105 ...

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