Luxco introduces Alias Straight Rye Whiskey which pays tribute to country’s early female distilling pioneers plus Lone River Beverage Co. launches new margarita style beverage Ranch Rita and Spiceology, Maker’s Mark 46 reimagine family recipes with four new spice blends.
Taste Test: Shipwreck Wreckers Vanilla Creamsicle. This ready-to-drink rum cocktail says it’s a blast from the past with an adult twist. If you enjoyed that popsicle back in the day, this might be what you’re looking for.
Taste Test: CoCo Vodka Original. This ready-to-drink cocktail is pretty straightforward with vodka and coconut water. The coconut really stands out and, if you’re not a coconut fan, this might not be for you.
Happy Place Golden Lager from Platform Beer is on tap for Kings Island’s 50th Anniversary celebration while Freddie Noe was announced as 8th Generation Master Distiller at James B. Beam Distilling and Post Meridiem is adding two new cocktails to its lineup.
In this Q&A, we chat with Danielle Rowell, owner/founder of Inebriated Baker and Inebriated Chef. She joins us to talk about how she started the Inebriated Baker, who Cletus is (the logo), the difficulty of baking with booze, how her boozy cupcakes differ from others, the many boozy options she has now, the perks of a storefront and more.
Shipwreck Rum’s newest venture “Wreckers,” is a line of canned, ready-to-drink craft cocktails while Great Lakes Brewing is expanding its Crushworthy Lo-Cal Citrus Wheat and Schöfferhofer Hefeweizen is adding two new varieties.
Cinco de Mayo, or the fifth of May, is a holiday that celebrates the date of the Mexican army’s May 5, 1862 victory over France at the Battle of Puebla during the Franco-Mexican War. It’s also a day many celebrate with drink. To help you find that perfect drink, we’ve got several cocktails that’ll hit the spot.
I taste test Siponey Royale. This canned cocktail features rye whiskey, honey, lemon juice and sparkling water. This is one of the better ones I’ve had and flavors come through nicely.
I taste test the Hard Mountain Dew Baja Blast. The Hard Mtn Dews have no sugar or caffeine and clock in at 5%ABV. These are definitely unique and worth a try.
Our latest Q&A is with MadTree Brewing in Cincinnati as we go slightly Beyond Kentucky. We’re joined by MadTree’s Rhiannon Hoeweler and Trevor Self for an Earth Day special. They talk about how MadTree gives back to the community, their commitment to deliver $5 million of impact, their sustainability efforts, their new Alcove location, Sway by MadTree canned cocktails and more.