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Tennessee Whiskey Category Accelerates, Led By Jack Daniel’s

After five consecutive years of modest growth, Tennessee whiskies advanced a solid 6% in 2021 to nearly 8.5 million 9-liter cases in the U.S.—outperforming their much larger Bourbon cousins for the first time since 2014—according to Impact Databank. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 4, 2022

Flavored Whiskies, Part 1: Top Brands Driving Growth

Flavored whiskies have shown consistent growth over the past 15 years, rising from just a blip in the overall whisk(e)y category to a dynamic beverage alcohol segment on their own. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 14, 2022

News Briefs for April 28, 2022

•C Mondavi & Family has partnered with John Curtis & Sons’ West + Wilder Wines to enter the premium canned wine market. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 28, 2022

News Briefs for February 14, 2022

•Caol Ila 175th Anniversary Celebratory Bottling, Amrut Spectrum 004, and newcomers from Macallan and Green River are among the offerings featured in Whisky Advocate’s latest weekly roundup. Continue reading →

Posted in News on February 14, 2022

News Alert: Apax Funds Takes Control Of Ole Smoky Distillery

Tennessee-based Ole Smoky Distillery crossed a key milestone last year, surpassing 1 million cases in volume on 48% growth. Private equity group Apax Funds today announced that it has acquired a controlling stake in the distiller from Centerview Capital for an undisclosed sum. Continue reading →

Posted in News on February 11, 2022

News Briefs for January 26, 2022

•Conecuh Brands, known for its Clyde May’s whiskey brand, has broken ground on its new distillery in Troy, Alabama. Continue reading →

Posted in News on January 26, 2022

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