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20 min ago | BusinessWeek

Fireball Whisky: Selling a Brand, Shot by Shot

A three-decade-old Canadian liqueur that tastes like liquefied cinnamon chewing gum is replacing Jagermeister as the challenge shot of choice Fireball Cinnamon Whisky is known in the spirits industry as a challenge shot.

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1 hr ago | Detroit News

Cult brands showing proof of bourbon renaissance

This Apr. 7, 2014 photo shows Jefferson's Ocean, Old Blowhard, Eagle Rare, and Barterhouse bourbons in Concord, N.H. All are part of a bourbon renaissance that has seen a new appreciation of American whiskey, as well as the birth of a whole new class of cult spirits.

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4 hrs ago | Lake County Record-Bee

Sipping whisky to learn the history

On April 12, attendees of the Ely Stage Stop and Country Museum's latest fundraiser, "Whisky in America," had a spirited good time, according to Linda Drake.

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4 hrs ago | Lexington Herald-Leader

State offers tax incentives to possible buyer of defunct Old Taylor Distillery

The Old Taylor Distillery in Woodford County, lost to time, vandals and vegetation since the 1970s, might soon spring back to life.

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Related Topix: Woodford County, KY, Drink, Bourbon Whiskey, Liquor, Nicholasville, KY, Lexington, KY

8 hrs ago | Uncrate

Koval Single Barrel Millet Whiskey

With a handful of giant companies owning most of the whiskey market share in the US, it's not easy for craft distilleries to make a name for themselves.

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9 hrs ago | Nova News Now

Plebiscites and priorities

In the April 17th Spectator is a story about the Municipality of Annapolis having to ask the provincial government to organize a plebiscite in order to gauge public approval of a proposed whiskey distillery and outlet in the Lequille area.

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13 hrs ago | Time

How to Drink Scotch Whisky

It may not be everyone's cup of whisky, but if sales are any indication, Scotch is more popular worldwide than ever before.

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18 hrs ago | Chicago Reader

Reader's Agenda Thu 4/24: Demetri Martin, American Whiskey Affair, and Princess Nokia

Observational comedian Demetri Martin stops by Lincoln Hall tonight. He may use your precious time together to draw pictures on stage, play acoustic guitar, and tell jokes that, according to Kevin Warwick , contain a "feeling of coziness, similar to what it's like to laugh at a friend's astute doodles on coffee shop napkins."

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21 hrs ago | The Daily Meal

Aged Rum: Sweet Nectar You Should Be Sipping

When it comes to alcoholic beverages, I'm a wine guy first and foremost, then a Scotch & bourbon guy.

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Related Topix: Drink, Bourbon Whiskey, Scotch, Liquor, Recreational Vehicle, El Dorado/Honorbuilt

Wed Apr 23, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

ART of WNY Presents SHINE, Now thru 5/17

The American Rep Theater of WNY concludes the highly acclaimed 2013-14 season with a world premiere of the original work, SHINE, written by Matthew LaChiusa tonight, April 24th and runs until May 17th.

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BeverageDaily

Organic labeling regulation change 'offers opportunities': spiritsEUROPE

EU legislation on organic production and labeling of organic products was published by the European Commission on March 25, and spirits will be included, subject to ethyl alcohol used for their production being exclusively of agricultural origin.

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KXVO

Jim Beam Makes History, Fills 13 Millionth Barrel Of Bourbon

The barrel was personally filled and sealed by "I guess, in this case, 13 is a lucky number," said Noe.

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The Globe and Mail

Whisky review: Tomatin Highland Single Malt, Scotland

Up around Inverness in the Scottish Highlands stands Tomatin, a low-profile single-malt whisky distillery that we're likely to hear more from in future.

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The Drinks Business

Beam execs resign ahead of $16bn takeover

A briefing note filed by the company on Friday was revealed that a CFO at Beam and two other executives were to stand down ahead of the $16 billion take over of the company, which is due to be complete in later this month.

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The Star Online

'Made in New York' spirit lovers are drinking to its revival

The Kings County Distillery is the first whisky distillery to be licensed in New York since a 1920 to 1933 nationwide ban on alcohol.

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Related Topix: New York, Drink, Liquor, Brooklyn, NY, New York, NY, Bourbon Whiskey, Queens, NY

Tue Apr 22, 2014

Business Wire

Pending Acquisition of Beam Inc. by Suntory Holdings Receives European Regulatory Clearance

Upon completion of the $16 billion transaction, each share of Beam common stock will convert into the right to receive $83.50 in cash .

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Seattle

bars in woodinville hollywood tavern seattle magazine

In the middle of Woodinville winery country, around the bend from Chateau Ste. Michelle, The Hollywood Tavern delivers traditional tavern food with a gourmet shine alongside a well-considered cocktail list inspired, in part, by the new Woodinville Whiskey Company distillery out back.

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State Journal

Kentucky businesses top list for distilling

Kentucky is synonymous with bourbon. Therefore, it may be surprising that even one of Business Insider's 13 best bourbons are distilled outside the Bluegrass State.

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Sunday Herald

Speyside distilleries toast A 250m boost

ALMOST one-quarter of a billion pounds has been spent or pledged for investment in distilleries in one part of Scotland.

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Related Topix: Grampian County, Scotland, United Kingdom, Drink, Liquor

Just-Drinks.com

Comment - Spirits - The Irish Whiskey Association

Earlier this month, the Irish Whiskey Association came into being. Ian Buxton looks at the category and considers why it is needed and what it will do.

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