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WhiskyFest Plays To A Crowd Of Thousands In New York City

WhiskyFest New York, which took place at the Marriott Marquis in Times Square on December 4, saw a crowd of thousands enjoy the chance to taste from a range of over 475 different whiskies, poured by the world’s top distillers. Continue reading →

Posted in News on December 10, 2018

News Briefs for June 5, 2018

•Japan’s Nikka Whisky Distilling Co. is launching its Nikka From The Barrel whisky across the U.S. later this month. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 5, 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

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