As science and cocktails are pretty much my two favorite things (with Baywatch coming in a close third), I wish I could attend all of these!
Blended Canadian, scotch, and American whiskies, pisco, cool-sounding syrups, vodka designed for mixing with soda water, and other new products launching now.
As usual, a slew of new spirits hitting the market this spring.
Four new whiskies launch; three of them scotch, and one Canadian whisky sold exclusively in Texas.
The flavored whiskey trend continues to grow. The first 9 flavored whiskeys are from Diageo brands, while the other three are white whiskeys and a sherry-finished bourbon.
Tap Rye Sherry Finished 8 Year Old will hit stores mid-October and retail for $39.99/750ml bottle. The new TAP marque is an eight-year-old Canadian rye whisky blended with Spanish Amontillado Sherry. It is made in small batches at the oldest distillery in Western Canada and finished in Quebec by Master Blender Michel Marcel. The Amontillado Sherry for Tap comes from the Jerez region in Spain. The whisky is distilled multiple times in small batches using a pot still and continuous distillation before it is placed in casks for eight years. Once the whisky has come of age, the rye is...
75 years after the creation of Crown Royal in celebration of a visit to Canada in 1939 by the Royal Couple, King George VI and Queen Elizabeth, Master Blender Andrew MacKay has created a limited edition whisky to commemorate the brand’s anniversary.
New Booze: Tincup American Whiskey Proximo announces the launch of Tincup American Whiskey. Created by Jess Graber, founder of Stranahan's Colorado Whiskey, Tincup is made from a blend of corn, rye and malt. Aged in new charred American white oak barrels, it is bottled at 84 proof in Colorado using Rocky Mountain water. Tincup is rolling out in select markets at a suggested retail price of $27.99 (750 ml). Tincup is named for Tincup, an old mining town in Gunnison County, Colo., which itself was named for the tin cups used by miners. Its closure is an actual tin cup...