News Briefs for July 11, 2022July 11, 2022
•Old Forester 117 Series: Whiskey Row Fire and Scallywag The Chocolate Edition are among the offerings featured in Whisky Advocate’s latest weekly roundup. The magazine’s website has all the details.
•India’s Radico Khaitan is launching Royal Ranthambore Heritage Collection Royal Crafted Whisky in the U.S. The whisky is made from a blend of Scottish malts and Indian oak aged grain neutral spirit. Royal Ranthambore is named for an Indian national park and is inspired by warrior kings and tigers. The whisky is rolling out now and joins other Radico Khaitan spirits like Rampur Indian Single Malt Whisky on the U.S. market.
•Republic National Distributing Company has teamed with Stoli to raise money to support the people of Ukraine. The initiative, “Cocktails for Ukraine,” sees the vodka brand encouraging bars and restaurants to donate money to Jose Andres’ World Central Kitchen for every Stoli cocktail served. Through August, RNDC will match Stoli’s donation based on cases of Stoli sold. “Having just come back from Ukraine, I can personally attest to the toll that this war has taken on Ukrainians. The funds raised through Stoli’s Limited Edition Ukraine sales go directly to food relief efforts. Now with the help of RNDC, we can further our support and provide hope for the people of Ukraine,” said Damian McKinney, global CEO, Stoli Group.Subscribe to Shanken News Daily’s Email Newsletter, delivered to your inbox each morning.