Woodford Reserve Releases Master’s Collection with Cherry Wood Smoked Barley

September26, 2017, Louisville, KY — Woodford Reserve announces the twelfth release of its limited edition Master’s Collection — Cherry Wood Smoked Barley — which will hit shelves this November. The new release marries the brand’s innovation with the industry’s historic roots by paying tribute to the craftsmanship and vision of past distillery industry leaders Oscar Pepper and James Crow. The Woodford Reserve Master’s Collection Cherry … Continue reading Woodford Reserve Releases Master’s Collection with Cherry Wood Smoked Barley

Hakushika Fresh And Light Namachozo

Brewery – Hakushika Brand – Fresh And Light Namachozo ABV – 13.3% Rice Polishing Rate – 70% Made by a brief aging period and pasteurization right before bottling, Fresh And Light Namachozo is characterized by a refreshingly cool aroma and mild taste. The Hakushika Sake Brewery says that this Sake is excellent for pairing up with Japanese pub “izkaya” style casual cuisine including edamame, tofu … Continue reading Hakushika Fresh And Light Namachozo

Sam Adams News Out of GABF – New Beer and LongShot Winners!

There are a couple fun announcements to come out of Sam Adams from GABF this year, and I was pretty excited to share them with you folks after they dropped in my inbox this afternoon. First up – a new beer! Sam ’76 This beer is a pretty unique one.  The brewery experimented with both lager and yeast strains to come up with the concept … Continue reading Sam Adams News Out of GABF – New Beer and LongShot Winners!

Hi-Wire Brewing’s October Releases

It’s going to be a good month for Hi-Wire fans!  The brewery announced today three beers that are scheduled to hit shelves during the month of October, some old stand-by favorites as well as a new one from their Sour and Wild Ale program that I think sounds pretty delicious! Strongman 5.3% ABV Milk Stout with Coffee Uses Honduran Coffee Roasted Locally by Dynamite Roasting … Continue reading Hi-Wire Brewing’s October Releases

Sarah West Joins Heavy Seas

(Baltimore, MD) – Heavy Seas Beer, brewing in Baltimore since 1995, is excited to announce that it has named Sarah West as the Director of Marketing & Hospitality, effective October 2, 2017. Sarah brings with her over 13 years of professional marketing experience in the Wine and Spirits industry. During her 11-year tenure, she held multiple key roles within the Field, Brand, and Trade marketing … Continue reading Sarah West Joins Heavy Seas

Crystal Skull Vodka Releases New Expression

There are celebrity endorsed spirits and wine that fall flat on their face – making waves only because of the name or names associated with the brand.  Crystal Head Vodka is not one of those “one sided” endorsement only brands, this is actually pretty delicious vodka if I might say so. About Crystal Skull It’s not upon Dan Aykroyd’s name alone that makes this vodka … Continue reading Crystal Skull Vodka Releases New Expression

Fort George Suicide Squeeze

Brewery – Fort George Beer – Suicide Squeeze Style – IPA ABV – 7.2% Artfully cut like a 7” vinyl, *Special Edition pops with Mosaic, Amarillo, and Citra hops. Front loaded with organic 2-row barley and layered with deep cuts of specialty malt, Suicide Squeeze IPA presents the craft audience a balanced, full sensory experience. This beer is collaboration between Seattle’s Suicide Squeeze Records (an … Continue reading Fort George Suicide Squeeze