On February 12, the Distilled Spirits Council of the United States (DiSCUS) presented their annual report about the state of the spirits industry in America. The key talking points were not shocking to most industry-watchers: the current trade wars are devastating for American Whiskey producers; the premium and super premium sectors are booming; and the Craft Beverage Modernization and Tax Reform Act (CBTRA) is a win, but more work is needed.
- Base Spirit Whiskey
- Preparation Stirred
- Flavor Boozy
- Served Up
Another beautiful drink, but the name says it all. Here we have your basic Manhattan, slightly tweaked. In fact, the tweak is so minor that to most the Dry Manhattan is a Manhattan. However, if you need to get technical, the difference is in an added dose of Dry Vermouth.