Tennessee Whiskey

Jack Daniel’s Announces $140 Million Expansion

Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam announced Wednesday that Lynchburg’s Jack Daniel’s Distillery is planning a $140 million expansion project to help meet worldwide demand for its Tennessee Whiskey. Jack Daniel’s is ranked as the world’s second-best selling whiskey brand, after Johnnie Walker Scotch. The major investment will be used to build two rickhouses, expand the bottling plant, and improve the tourist ...

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Fake Jack Daniel’s Seized In Malta, Destruction Ordered

By Richard Thomas A Maltese court ordered the destruction of nearly 3,000 bottles of counterfeit Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Whiskey within 90 days on Tuesday. The whiskey was discovered by a customs comptroller during a routine inspection of a shipping container aboard the CMA CGM Fidelio on June 30. Chemical testing revealed that the whiskey was not genuine Jack Daniel’s. The ...

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Tennessee Whiskey 101

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A Guide To Tennessee Whiskey, The Law, And The Lincoln County Process By Richard Thomas When it comes to bar counter arguments, whether Tennessee Whiskey is nothing more than Bourbon from the Volunteer State is one of the great classics. This boozy dispute was supposedly closed in 2013 when the State of Tennessee passed a new whiskey law, one that ...

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