How the Alcohol Industry Sees Marijuana Legalization

How the Alcohol Industry Sees Marijuana Legalization

Beer, wine and liquor do not care that legalization isn’t technically on the books. For them, it’s already a foregone conclusion. And that means that weed is already a real competitor.

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VIDEO: The Man Behind the Bourbon

He’s been called a legend, the Master Distiller’s Master Distiller, even the Buddha of Bourbon. But the man who’s made America’s signature whiskey for 60 years is just fine being called Jimmy.

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Spotlight

Wild Turkey® Master Distiller Receives Distinctive Honors From Kentucky Distillers’ Association

Wild Turkey® Master Distiller Receives Distinctive Honors From Kentucky Distillers’ Association

Marking 60 Years of Service, Bourbon Hall of Famer™ Jimmy Russell Awarded Rare Lifetime Honorary Membership to the Kentucky Distillers’ Association.

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Interview

Bacardi’s Global Marketing Manager – Stephen Marshall

Bacardi's Global Marketing Manager - Stephen Marshall

BACARDI is embarking on an ambitious mission to launch an array of new single malt Scotch whiskies from its five Speyside distilleries.

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News

Terlato Adds Cecchi Wines from Tuscany to Luxury Wine Portfolio

Terlato Adds Cecchi Wines from Tuscany to Luxury Wine Portfolio

Terlato Wines today announced a new partnership to take over the U.S. sales and marketing of Cecchi, a leading producer in Chianti Classico and other Tuscan wines.

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Wine News

Duckhorn Wine Company Debuts Its Canvasback Washington State Red Mountain Cabernet Sauvignon

 Duckhorn Wine Company Debuts Its Canvasback Washington State Red Mountain Cabernet Sauvignon

The launch of this limited-release follows several years of groundwork by Duckhorn Wine Company in Washington State.

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On-premise

GuestMetrics

GuestMetrics

Spirits volume rebound strongly in latest 4 weeks in on-premise channel.

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Spirit Spotlight

Some of Our Favorite Sipping Rums

Some of Our Favorite Sipping Rums

Some New and Some You May Not Have Experienced Lately

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Spirit News

Spirits Companies Encounter More Competition in U.S. Vodka Market

Spirits Companies Encounter More Competition in U.S. Vodka Market

The leading vodka brands in the United States are losing their buzz as craft distillers and other alcoholic drinks infringe on their turf.

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Press Release

William Grant & Sons – New Owners of Drambuie

William Grant & Sons - New Owners of Drambuie

Premium spirits business and independent Scottish family distillers, William Grant & Sons is pleased to announce that it has acquired the Drambuie Liqueur Company Limited which owns the Drambuie whisky liqueur brand.

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Cocktail Recipes

National Bourbon Month

National Bourbon Month

Cocktails created by leading bartender Naren Young in honor of Jimmy Russell’s 60 years with Wild Turkey.

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Press Release

Wild Turkey® Partners With United States Bartenders’ Guild To Launch “Behind The Barrel” Distillery Experience

Wild Turkey® Partners With United States Bartenders’ Guild To Launch “Behind The Barrel” Distillery Experience

Led by Legendary Distillers Jimmy and Eddie Russell, Bartender Educational Program to Focus on Traditional Bourbon-Making Methods

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Video

Guinness

Guinness

“Empty Chair”

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On-Premise

Restaurant Sales Continue to Trend Upward

Restaurant Sales Continue to Trend Upward

Eating and drinking place sales totaled $47.3 billion in July, the strongest monthly volume on record. Steady job growth and improving consumer confidence points toward continued sales gains in the months ahead, according to the NRA’s Chief Economist Bruce Grindy.

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