Tag Archives: Cask Strength

Beam Slides Booker’s Price Hike Downward

By Richard Thomas Beam Suntory’s December 9th announcement that it’s popular Booker’s line of cask strength, approximately six year old bourbon would see a price hike of 66%, from $59.99 to $99.99, was met with widespread derision in the enthusiast community. With price hikes, scarcity of certain brands, and the elimination of age statements becoming almost regular features of the ...

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Baltimore’s Sagamore Releasing Cask Strength Rye

Sagamore Spirit, a new Baltimore-based whiskey company, announced today that it will release its Cask Strength Rye Whiskey this December. This first release will be available in Maryland, Washington, D.C., Kentucky, New York, and New Jersey. “We are proud to make spirits worthy of Maryland’s distilling heritage,” said Brian Treacy, President of Sagamore Spirit. “As our bottle says, ‘We forged ...

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