“Not only did this distillery allegedly dump tens of thousands of gallons of industrial waste into a stream, [its owner] also allegedly lied about it to investigators, and that will not be tolerated in Virginia,” the attorney general said.
RICHMOND, Va. - Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam today announced new actions to try and mitigate the spread of COVID-19 in Virginia.
Have no fear, gluten-free folks! Tequila is perfectly all right for you to drink. Tequila is made from fermenting the juice from the blue agave plant, which has a core called piña because it looks a little like a pineapple. Once the piña is harvested, it's brought to a distillery to be roasted to unleash its juices, which are fermented, distilled and aged before being bottled.
And yes, the city is in Jalisco. It's the birthplace of the iconic drink, where indigenous Mexicans would ferment the juice of the blue agave before it became the staple it is now. Many distilleries are still based in the town, which was declared a UNESCO World Heritage site in 2006.
BRISTOL, Tenn. — Amid widespread shortages of disinfectant supplies, a Bristol distillery is now bottling batches of hand sanitizer instead of…
A 195-year-old single-malt Scotch whisky distillery has rolled out three kinds of limited-edition "glass-less cocktails," and all anyone can seem to think of are Tide Pods.
BRISTOL, Tenn. — The owners of Lost State Distilling, Joe Bianchi and his son Nick, have started producing batches of alcohol and tentatively plan on opening before the Bass Pro Shops NRA Night Race but definitely before the Rhythm & Roots Reunion.
HILTONS, Va. — The Hogslop String Band is scheduled to perform at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at the Carter Family Fold in Hiltons, Virginia. Admission is $10 for adults, $2 for children 6 to 11, under age 6 free. Doors open at 6 p.m. Seating is first-come, first-served.
If Carolina is on your mind, a couple of road trips might be just what the doctor ordered to put a smile on your face for spring.
JONESBOROUGH, Tenn. — It’s only natural that Stephen Callahan pours forth football analogies when it comes to making rum. At 30, he’s been doing both — making liquor and playing football — for several years.
BRISTOL, Tenn. — The Bianchi family — including co-owners Joe and Nick — local politicians and members of the Bristol Chamber of Commerce scooped corn into a whiskey barrel Tuesday to commemorate the groundbreaking for Lost State Distilling.
BRISTOL, Tenn. — Award-winning, high-quality vodka is being produced in Bristol.
TAZEWELL, Va. — You can now cruise along the Clinch with beer, wine and moonshine on a recently unveiled trail.
BRISTOL, Tenn. — The unique combination of NASCAR, music, moonshine and Tennessee whiskey drew Joe Bianchi and his family to Bristol in search…
Growth, growth, growth.
BRISTOL, Tenn. — City leaders unanimously voted on Tuesday to sell Joe Bianchi the former Bristol Supply and Equipment Co. for $375,000 after …
BRISTOL, Tenn. — One of the Twin City’s most historic buildings may soon become a distillery.
BRISTOL, Tenn. -- A gin and whiskey manufacturer appears to be opening a distillery in the Twin City.
Like any other institution, government bureaucracies place their own preservation and growth ahead of competing interests. That doesn’t make them malevolent. But it can make them biased — and therefore deserving of rigorous scrutiny.
Why, at 29, he’s been doing both — making liquor and playing football — for years.
Appalachian Mountain Spirits (AMS) distillery in Smyth County will expand over the next three years creating thirteen new jobs in the county o…
SMYTH COUNTY, Va. -- Governor Terry McAuliffe has announced thirteen new jobs to be added in Smyth County over the next three years.
A man who says he cured his fear of heights by taking up skydiving now wants to bring another elevated, adrenaline-rush-inducing activity to Smyth County and help others have fun and perhaps confront their anxiety at higher altitudes.