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Canadian Club 100% Rye Whisky Review

Canadian Club 100% Rye Whisky

By Debbie Shocair Rating: C+ Canadian Club is a Beam Suntory-owned company that has been producing whisky for more than 150 years, and no doubt still riding the surge that came from its high-profile product placement in the recent popular series like Boardwalk Empire and Mad Men, recently brought its 100% Rye whisky in the US. Not only is this particular expression ...

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Canadian Club 100% Rye Crossing The Border

Last week Canadian Club officially brought its Canadian Club 100% Rye Whisky to the United States. This whisky was originally released in Canada 2014, and heretofore has come across the border by irregular means only. Produced by Beam Suntory Inc. partners Alberta Distillers Ltd., who have been making rye whiskies for 70 years, this new whisky combines the style of ...

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Jessica Jones: Soaked In Whiskey

Jessica Jones takes a swig of Heaven Hill

By Richard Thomas Last month I finally got the opportunity to catch up with the Netflix and Marvel superhero show Jessica Jones, thereby feeding my superhero entertainment craving. Much to my surprise and amusement, I discovered the show is literally soaked in whiskey. Jessica Jones is the dark and stylish interpretation of the Marvel comic character, a minor superhero turned ...

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Crown Royal Workers Strike In Manitoba

By Richard Thomas Diageo’s Gimli, Manitoba plant, primary supplier for Crown Royal Canadian Whisky, was at least partially closed after 53 production workers voted unanimously to go on strike this past weekend. These workers are members of UFCW Local 832. According to Radio Canada International, the workers are demanding health and welfare benefits, wage increases and more vacation time from ...

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