Why Distillery Tours Matter

So the story goes something like this: At around 5:30 in the evening on December 10, 1914, a huge explosion erupted in West Orange, New Jersey. A breathless messenger had...

Looking Beyond the Current Gin Boom

Whether it’s due to being stuck at home during COVID-19, or people pivoting on their own to explore the spirits world, one thing is for sure — the spirits industry...

Beverage Trends 2022

Experts at the Louisville, KY-based beverage companies, Flavorman and Moonshine University, have announced the drink trends to watch for in 2022. Driven by the long-term effects of an ongoing pandemic,...

New Standardized Global Bottle Size: 700ml Now Permitted In The US

Submitted by ByQuest. Story originally published at In case you missed it, the TTB recently announced several changes for the permitted bottle sizes allowed in the US. Most notably...

Distilling for Good: Leaning into CSR

Written by Aspen Grender, Certified Bourbon Steward & Communications Strategist at The University of Kansas Those working in the distilled spirits sector have long recognized the importance of corporate social...

How to Showcase Your Spirits Through Cocktails

Written by Dan Callaway, Vice President — Hospitality & Product Development, Bardstown Bourbon Company There’s no shame in using your favorite Bourbon to make a Manhattan, in dissolving the implied...


Stave & Thief Society’s Executive Bourbon Steward Course

pend a day at our hands-on learning center and have the time of your life as you attain a real working knowledge of bourbon and bourbon production.

2021 Spirits Trends

We gathered our team to identify emerging trends we expect to be in the spotlight in 2021.

6-Day Distiller Course

Join 40+ industry experts under one roof for an intensive, practical, and hands-on learning experience unlike any other in the world.

Barrel Aging Workshop

Master the frustrating and expensive skill of barrel maturation and management with two aging experts.

Distilling Operations Course

Master your craft with this one-of-a-kind, three-day advanced course designed for distillers ready to take a deeper dive into distillery engineering and operations.

5-Day Rum Course

Moonshine University has joined forces with The Rum University to offer the most comprehensive rum training in the world.

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