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Hornitos Introduces New Black Barrel Tequila

Hornitos Tequila is redefining the premium tequila experience with the launch of new Hornitos Black Barrel, a 100% blue agave tequila, distinctively aged through an innovative process that conveys the classic tasting notes of a whiskey. Triple aged to create a uniquely complex tequila with whiskey characteristics, the newest premium offering from Hornitos is aged…

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Technical Difficulties: Time for a Change

Greetings Malt Lovers, You may have already noticed it’s been a rocky past couple of weeks for the website. There were a number of days the site was non-existent altogether. Now, it has an all new name. Yes, ‘A Dram Good Time’ is no more. It started with a hosting migration that ended in a…

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“Four Kings” Craft Whiskey Collaboration Coming To Chicago

Four of the Midwest’s top craft distilleries are teaming up for an unprecedented collaboration. Corsair Distillery in Nashville, Tennessee, Few Spirits in Evanston, Illinois, Journeyman Distilling in Three Oaks, Michigan and Mississippi River Distilling Company in LeClaire, Iowa each contributed 30 gallons of whiskey that was blended into what is being called “Four Kings” Bourbon…

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anCnoc Digs Further into its Peaty Side

At a launch event in Glasgow, anCnoc Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky unveiled exciting and unexpected additions to its award winning range. Peated whiskies from Knockdhu Distillery, named Rutter, Flaughter and Tushkar; were presented to the media, whisky experts and members of the wider anCnoc community. The release of the Peaty Collection marks the beginning…

HomeBrewing.com Brings Balcones Barrels To Home Beer Makers

Home brewers can now brew beer like any craft brewery using small whiskey soaked wooden barrels. HomeBrewing.com announced today that they have exclusively partnered with Balcones Distilling to resell their recently dumped 5 gallon whiskey soaked barrels. The barrels have been aged for a minimum of 6 months withBalcones’ award winning whiskey. Wooden barrels have long been…

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Diageo launches Haig Club – a New Single Grain Scotch Whisky

You don’t see these everyday. Diageo announced today the global launch of Haig Club Single Grain Scotch Whisky, in partnership with global sporting icon David Beckham and British entrepreneur Simon Fuller. Working alongside Diageo, Beckham and Fuller will play a fundamental role in developing the brand, its strategy and positioning. David Beckham will also lead…