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RANSOM SPIRITS: An Exploration of The Oregon-Based Distiller’s Most Captivating Liquid Assets!

As a fan of craft spirits, I’m always looking for exciting new offerings and experiences. For me, it’s never been about the price tag or a name brand; it’s about savoring an artist’s creation. So, I’ve always found myself gravitating toward small-batch offerings from unique distilleries scattered throughout the nooks and crannies of our nation. […]


Cheerwine Joins Forces With NoDa Brewing Company For Cheerwine Ale!

Two of North Carolina’s most popular family-owned beverage companies are giving Carolinians something to ‘cheer’ about as Cheerwine Ale has officially hit retail shelves. Cheerwine, the iconic 106-year-old cherry soda from Salisbury, N.C., and popular Charlotte-based brewery NoDa Brewing Company’s Cheerwine Ale (5.2% ABV | 18 IBUs), is a crisp, refreshing wheat ale infused with the South’s […]

Proper No. Twelve Irish Apple - Image By Michael Persico

CONOR MCGREGOR and Proper No. Twelve Irish Whiskey Announce Launch of Proper No. Twelve Irish Apple Flavor

Proper No. Twelve Irish Whiskey, founded by multiple weight MMA champion and entrepreneur Conor McGregor and co-founders Audie Attar and Ken Austin announce today the release of Proper No. Twelve Irish Apple, an exciting addition to their highly successful Irish Whiskey portfolio. “I’m thrilled to announce the release of Proper No. Twelve Irish Apple,” said […]

District Made - Bottled in Bond

DC’s District Made Spirits Announces Bottled In Bond Bourbon Release

There is something amazing brewing in our Nation’s capitol! Washington, DC’s District Made Spirits has officially announced its annual Bottled in Bond* release, this one a bourbon. Distilled in April 2015 from a 2014 harvest of rye and corn, District Made Spirits filled seven barrels with High-Rye Bourbon before the team hand-selected the three best to create […]

Trulieve Highsman Launch

Trulieve Launches Highsman Cannabis Products from NFL Legend Ricky Williams in Arizona

Trulieve Cannabis Corp., a leading and top-performing cannabis company in the United States, today announced the official launch of Highsman, the purpose-driven cannabis lifestyle brand founded by NFL legend Ricky Williams. Highsman will be available statewide in all Trulieve and Harvest branded Arizona retail locations starting Friday, January 20. “Our expansion into Arizona is made possible through our […]

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Horror Fans Rally Around Legendary “Scream Queen” Mark Patton — GoFundMe Campaign Launched To Help Ailing Star

Today, the horror community is rallying one of the genre film’s most beloved personalities — Legendary “Scream Queen” Mark Patton. Patton is currently hospitalized in Mexico, where he resides, after experiencing some medical setbacks. Living with HIV in the era of Covid presents its unique set of challenges, so a GoFundMe campaign has been launched to lend a […]

Five Nine Whiskey from Troll Co. Announces Nationwide Expansion

Five Nine Whiskey from Troll Co. Announces Nationwide Expansion!

If you’re looking for an exciting new whiskey experience to come into your life, look no further! Five Nine Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey is one to watch (and sample!) in 2023 as the brand broadens its reach! Five Nine Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey, the “Tools-Down Whiskey” by the Troll Co. lifestyle brand, has officially announced a […]