Tag Archives: Southern Comfort

• How About This For A Vertical Tasting: 9 Decades of Whiskey

How About This For A Vertical Tasting: 9 Decades of Whiskey

Call it a taste in time. Brown-Forman, the company behind some of America’s most popular spirits (Jack Daniel’s, Southern Comfort, etc.), recently joined forces with New York’s Plaza Hotel to offer a one-of-a-kind whiskey “flight.” The idea: Sample a spirit from each of the last nine decades – yes, straight from the original bottle – […]

• Alcohol Companies Holding Back On Discounts For Holiday Season

Alcohol Companies Holding Back On Discounts For Holiday Season

Happy hour might be more expensive this holiday season, as makers and importers of wine and spirits plan to rely less on discounts to score big sales this holiday season. Exact figures for 2009 price cuts were unavailable, but analysts say price-based promotions made a serious dent in bottom lines. While beverage companies won’t be […]