Suntory, best known for distilling Japan’s first and probably best known whiskey, plans to buy Beam Brands. BEAM & Suntory: Not a Foreign Concept – The Bourbon Review A Bold Move by Suntory – The Times My Old Osaka Home: Suntory of Japan to Buy Maker of Jim Beam – The Times Soon To Be
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Maker’s Mark is backtracking from their plan to lower the proof/alcohol by volume (ABV) from 90/45% to 84/42%. Here’s an excerpt from the company’s about face: Since we announced our decision last week to reduce the alcohol content (ABV) of Maker’s Mark in response to supply constraints, we have heard many concerns and questions from
So much for “It tastes expensive … and is” Bourbon Blog reports that Maker’s Mark bourbon will be bottled sold at 42% alcohol by volume, down from 45%. The reduction of proof will be permanent for this global brand and will help Maker’s Mark to put their popular Bourbon in the hands of consumers who
Van Winkle supplies being refreshed – Examiner.com The Old Rip Van Winkle Distillery will be supplying more inventory for select stores. Apparently, their fine bourbons have been harder to find on store shelves of late.