Latest American whiskey Stories

2014-04-08 23:23:40

As the ultimate whiskey companion, Distiller is now available for both iOS and Android devices. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) April 08, 2014 Distiller, the world’s first whiskey recommendation and discovery engine, today announced the launch of their mobile app for Android devices, available free in Google Play. Distiller’s app for Android follows the recent launch of their first mobile app for iOS in February, combining all the functionality of the Distiller web experience, with the...

2014-03-17 16:29:24

Diageo supports return to flexibility, innovation and entrepreneurship in American whiskey TULLAHOMA, Tenn., March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Claiming the integrity of Tennessee whiskey is "under attack" Brown-Forman's Jack Daniels asserts the only way for Tennessee whiskey to be a "premium product representing a world-class standard and utmost quality" is for it to be aged in new oak barrels. Interestingly, according to the website of Brown-Forman owned Early Times whiskey...

2014-01-23 16:23:46

Renegade Brands Converge to Lead Southern Revival in 2014 as Fan Followings Grow CHARLESTON, S.C., Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Chicken Cock Whiskey today announced that the 156-year-old American Whiskey brand, made famous in the 1920s as a bootleg whiskey during Prohibition, is saddling up with country star Colt Ford. Chicken Cock Distillers CEO Matti Anttila, who resurrected the historic label earlier this year, says the partnership with the popular and multi-talented crossover...

2013-12-10 23:24:05

Aims to be the ultimate source for online whiskey discovery and culture. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) December 10, 2013 Distiller, the whiskey discovery platform, today launched to facilitate exploration, education and personalized recommendations for whiskey lovers. Currently web based, Distiller is filling a void in the spirits market by creating a companion platform for the whiskey curious and turning the fragmented process of exploring whiskey into a more simple and personalized experience....

The Science Of Whiskey
2013-09-09 16:05:15

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Bourbon and rye whiskeys are more than just the sum of their parts. While each flavor combines to make a distinct and finished product, the individual components remain, playing crucial roles in the distinct flavor of the end product. Scientists, researchers and distillers have long been breaking down these spirits to determine the chemical compounds and flavor profiles of each one, resulting in a study now known as the “chemistry...

Word of the Day
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'