New Spirits Releases - August 5, 2022

Check out the latest releases hitting shelves soon. Photo Credit: Barrell Craft Spirits
Aug 05, 2022
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    The Gray Label limited edition series from Barrell Craft Spirits features older and rare barrels. Conversely, their Dovetail series features a blend of whiskeys finished in rum, port, and Dunn Vineyards cabernet sauvignon barrels. This bottling combines these two concepts in one with the whiskeys (distilled in Indiana, Tennessee and Canada) blended and aged up to 20 years. Then the blend was finished in the aforementioned barrels before bottling at cask strength. Available at select retailers nationwide as of August 2022.
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    Old Overholt Straight Rye Whiskey is named after Abraham Overholt, a Pennsylvanian distiller (1784-1870) and it's the oldest, continuously produced rye whiskey brand in the US. Launched in summer 2022, this 4 Year, 86 proof non-chill filtered bottling replaces the previous version released in 2020.
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    Daviess County Lightly Toasted is the first limited edition release in the brand's Toasted Barrel Finish Series. The bourbon features Daviess County's signature high-rye and wheated bourbon mash bill recipes and it's aged over 4 years. Then the bourbon is finished in lightly toasted American oak barrels. Bottled at 96 proof, the bourbon is launches nationwide as of August 2022 with 3,000 6-packs available.
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    Released in August 2022, this is the second Commemorative Denver Broncos Bourbon Blend. And like the first edition, this release has two different versions -- an Orange Label and a Blue Label to represent the colors of the NFL team. This Blue Label Bourbon Blend was created by Broncos Alumni Jake Plummer and Breckenridge Distillery's Head Distiller Hans Stafsholt. It features a high rye mash bill (corn, rye, and malted barley) and the ages of the bourbons are 4 years and older. Each bottle features Broncos' classic 1962 logo on its label.
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    La Colonial Reposado is the second bottling in the Tres Generaciones Legacy Edition Series, an annual series which honors the three generations of the Sauza family members. This tequila is a tribute to the second Don of the Sauza family, Don Eladio who opened La Colonial Club in 1938, the first nightclub in Guadalajara. The tequila is made using traditional tequila methods like using a tahona to crush the cooked agave. It's aged for over two months in charred American white oak barrels. Available nationwide beginning August 2022.
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    Released in August 2022, this is the second Commemorative Denver Broncos Bourbon Blend. And like the first edition, this release has two different versions -- an Orange Label and a Blue Label to represent the colors of the NFL team. This Orange Label Bourbon Blend was created by Broncos Ring of Famer Karl Mecklenburg and Breckenridge Distillery Founder Bryan Holt. It features a high rye mash bill (corn, rye, and malted barley) and the ages of the bourbons are 4 years and older. Each bottle features Broncos' classic 1962 logo on its label.
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    Located in Grenada, the Renegade Rum Distillery puts a focus on the microclimates of the island as well as the sugarcane varieties that are harvested there. Here, they used the Purple Tallboy variety from the Ball Pasture Field in the Lower Crater Lake South terroir area on Lake Antoine Farm. Fresh sugarcane juice was distilled using a pot still and the rum was bottled without aging and with no chill-filtering, coloring or sugar added. Available in the US as of August 2022.
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    Located in Grenada, the Renegade Rum Distillery puts a focus on the microclimates of the island as well as the sugarcane varieties that are harvested there. Here, they used the Yellow Lady variety from the Upper La Calome terroir area on Nursery Farm. Fresh sugarcane juice was distilled using a pot still and the rum was bottled without aging and with no chill-filtering, coloring or sugar added. Available in the US as of August 2022.
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    Located in Grenada, the Renegade Rum Distillery puts a focus on the microclimates of the island as well as the sugarcane varieties that are harvested there. Here, they used the Purple Tallboy variety from Upper Crater Lake South terroir area on Lake Antoine Farm. Fresh sugarcane juice was distilled using a pot still and the rum was bottled without aging and with no chill-filtering, coloring or sugar added. Available in the US as of August 2022.
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    Located in Grenada, the Renegade Rum Distillery puts a focus on the microclimates of the island as well as the sugarcane varieties that are harvested there. Here, they used the Cain variety from the Mamo field in the Boulders terroir area on Hope Farm. Fresh sugarcane juice was distilled using a pot still and the rum was bottled without aging and with no chill-filtering, coloring or sugar added. Available in the US as of August 2022.