Vol. 366

From the editors of CRAFT SPIRITS magazine, Craft Spirits Weekly is produced by the American Craft Spirits Association for its members. Not a member? Join our community of craft spirits producers.

This week we're focusing on:

  • Durham Distillery's sponsorship of the James Beard Foundation Women’s Leadership Programs
  • A new release from Copperworks Distilling Co.
  • Speakeasy Co.'s new Liquid Library
  • And more!


ACSA Election Opens to Fill Five Board Seats

In case you missed it, the election for new members of the ACSA Board of Directors is now open with a deadline of April 8. Which leaders will best change our economic landscape? Which leaders can most influence legislative and regulatory reform? Which leaders will represent your vision of where our industry should be in five years, 10 years and beyond? Click here to see all the candidates and watch their videos.

Are you missing the ballot?

Voting members should have received an online, electronic ballot from [email protected]. If you do not see the ballot, please check your spam filter. If you did not receive it, please contact [email protected].

Please vote now, but no later than midnight Eastern Time on Monday, April 8.

Thank you to everyone who has already voted!

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Now Accepting Nominations for Best Craft Spirits Bars in America

In an upcoming issue of CRAFT SPIRITS magazine, we will recognize the most dynamic, craft spirits-friendly bars in the United States. We'd like you—the community of craft spirits producers, suppliers and imbibers—to nominate the best bars that can't be missed. Please nominate your picks by no later than March 31.

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Conniption Gin Supports James Beard Foundation Women’s Leadership Programs

Melissa Katrincic, founder of Durham, North Carolina-based Durham Distillery, proudly announces sponsorship of the James Beard Foundation Women’s Leadership Programs with a national campaign celebrating women in hospitality, one Conniption Gin cocktail at a time. (CRAFT SPIRITS magazine)

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Copperworks Releases Whiskey Featuring Rare Barley Varietal

Seattle-based Copperworks Distilling Co. has unveiled Copperworks American Single Malt Whiskey Single Cask No. 126-2. (CRAFT SPIRITS magazine)

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Speakeasy Co. Launches Liquid Library

San Diego-based Speakeasy Co. announces the launch of its new online marketplace, the Liquid Library, providing customers with a convenient and innovative way to shop for their favorite alcohol brands. (CRAFT SPIRITS magazine)

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Liqueur from Du Nord Social Spirits Claims Award

Minneapolis-based Du Nord Social Spirits’ popular Cafe Frieda Coffee Liqueur recently won Double Gold in The Fifty Best’s Liqueur competition. (CRAFT SPIRITS magazine)

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Mom Water announced the launch of two new fruit-infused vodka water flavors to its lineup.

For the seventh consecutive year, Gatlinburg, Tennessee-based Ole Smoky Distillery has been named an Impact Hot Brand by M. Shanken Communications

Asheville, North Carolina-based Riverbend Malt House came home from MaltCon2024 with new hardware last month.

Blue Ox Malthouse of Lisbon Falls, Maine, received two Malt Cup awards during MaltCon2024.


Read the Latest Issue of CRAFT SPIRITS Magazine

The latest issue of CRAFT SPIRITS magazine includes:

  • A cover story exploring low- and no-alcohol spirits and cocktails
  • A look at how new wood varieties and processes are opening up new possibilities for craft distillers
  • An article about adventures (and misadventures) with alternative grains
  • And much more!
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