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News Briefs for September 18, 2018

•Craft + Estate, a division of The Winebow Group, has been appointed the exclusive U.S. importer for Chablis producer Domaine Louis Moreau. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 18, 2018

Anchor Distilling Becomes “Hotaling & Co.”, Plans For Next Phase Of Growth

Anchor Distilling has been renamed Hotaling & Co., assuming the moniker of one of San Francisco’s legendary liquor merchants of the 19th century—as well as one of the small-batch whiskies from its own portfolio. Continue reading →

Posted in News on January 31, 2018

Dennis Carr On Anchor Distilling’s Diverse Whisk(e)y Portfolio

A pioneer of the U.S. craft spirits category, San Francisco-based Anchor Distilling reached a volume of 230,000 cases last year, largely on the strength of its whisk(e)y range. The company’s lineup includes Old Potrero rye, Taiwan’s Kavalan and Japan’s Nikka, among others, with newcomer New Zealand Whisky Collection joining the fold this year. SND recently caught up with Anchor Distilling president Dennis Carr to get an update on progress. Continue reading →

Posted in News on May 17, 2017

News Briefs for March 16, 2017

•Taiwanese whisky distiller Kavalan is expanding with a series of Sherry and Port cask-matured single malt whiskies. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 16, 2017

Interview: Keith Greggor, President & CEO, Anchor Brewers & Distillers

San Francisco-based Anchor Brewers & Distillers saw its spirits volume rise 30% to 140,000 cases in 2015, and similar growth is projected for this year. With a presence in most spirits categories—as well as niche plays in absinthe, cachaça and Pisco—Anchor is benefiting from the consumer fascination with all things craft. SND assistant editor Kimberly Tharel recently interviewed Anchor president and CEO Keith Greggor to get an update on progress. Continue reading →

Posted in News on May 5, 2016

Craft Brewing and Distilling News for April 22, 2014

•Anchor Distilling is launching the whiskies of Taiwanese distillery Kavalan in the U.S. market this week. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 22, 2014