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News Briefs for September 21, 2018

•Beam Suntory has launched Noe Simple Task, the second edition of its Little Book whiskey series. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 21, 2018

Craft Brewing and Distilling News for September 17, 2018

•Kentucky’s Limestone Branch Distillery has announced the 2018 installment of Yellowstone Limited Edition Kentucky Straight Bourbon. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 17, 2018

News Briefs for August 15, 2018

•The Wine Group’s Cupcake Vineyards has launched Winemaker’s Blend Chardonnay. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 15, 2018

Interview: Luxco President And COO David Bratcher

St. Louis-based spirits marketer Luxco has been investing heavily on the infrastructure front. Earlier this year, the company opened its $35-million Lux Row Distillers whiskey facility in Bardstown, Kentucky, the new home for the Ezra Brooks, Rebel Yell, David Nicholson, and Blood Oath brands. Ezra Brooks and Rebel Yell rose 19% to 260,000 cases and 16% to 106,000 cases last year, respectively, according to Impact Databank. Luxco is also set to open a new Tequila distillery in Jalisco, Mexico, and it recently acquired a controlling interest in Derry, Ireland’s Niche Drinks for an undisclosed sum. The Niche Drinks deal included a site for a new Irish whiskey distillery, which will be the home of Luxco’s The Quiet Man brand. SND senior editor Christina Jelski recently spoke with Luxco president and COO David Bratcher to discuss the company’s forward-looking agenda. Continue reading →

Posted in News on May 7, 2018

News Briefs for April 17, 2018

•St. Louis-based Luxco has acquired a controlling interest in Derry, Ireland’s Niche Drinks for an undisclosed sum. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 17, 2018

News Briefs for April 13, 2018

•Constellation’s Cooper & Thief wine brand is set to release a new Napa Valley Sauvignon Blanc aged in ex-Tequila barrels. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 13, 2018

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