Cigar & Spirit News

Dock Street Spirits Releases Vicio Mezcal

An artisanal mezcal is now available. By Cari Jorgensen Vicio Mezcal has arrived, courtesy of Dock Street Spirits. This is the first exploratory spirit produced by the distillery, which promises additional artisanal spirits. Mezcal, often referred to ...

Flathead Vodka Made From Sugar Beets

A Montana distillery produces unique vodkas using sugar beets. By Cari Jorgensen Mark Hlebichuk, owner of Flathead Vodka, has found his niche when it comes to producing vodka: sugar beets. His distillery,...

Whiskeys Are Getting Hot

After the success of Fireball, other whiskeys are adding cinnamon to the mix. By Cari Jorgensen Sazerac has one of the hottest whiskeys around, both in terms of flavor and sales. Market research firm, IRI...

A Rum to Honor Veterans

Veteran-made Fighting Spirits American Spiced Rum to donate 10% of its sales to charity. By Cari Jorgensen Sam Powell served in the Marine Corps for seven years, before being honorably discharged. During ...

Microdistillery Launches Vodka, Gin Lines

Carver Distillery launched its first commercial release of gin and vodka. By Cari Jorgensen Photo credit J. Carver Distillery Article: Last week liquor stores in the Twin Cities received their first shipments of J. Carver vodka and gin. The vodka,...